No matter the details of the plot, conspiracy theories follow common patterns of thought by John Cook edited by O Society May 21, 2020 A sign of the times: a disinformation video called Plandemic recently went viral. Despite being taken down by YouTube and Facebook, it continues to get uploaded and viewed millions of times. The video … Continue reading A Plandemic of Pandas: Pandemonium in a Planetarium… wait, WTF?
It occurs to me many of us are not as familiar with WWF Wrasslin' as we should be. Here's how to understand this match by O Society Dec 13, 2019 First, we all need to recognize the lowest common denominator of where we are, which is inside a wrestling ring with Donald and Greta. Donald … Continue reading WWF Handicap Match: Trump vs Greta
“Psychic projection can be undone only by conscious mental understanding.” ~ Jean Gebser, The Ever-Present Origin. by Scott Preston edited by O Society August 21, 2019 The psychic mechanism of “projection” concerned Jean Gebser enough to spill a fair amount of ink on the problem, and his discussion of this issue is often quite insightful. … Continue reading The Shadow, Projection, and the Scapegoat
What is projection, how does it work, and what can we do about it? by Grant Brenner edited by O Society July 22, 2019 "I'd like to think computers are neutral, a tool like any other, a hammer can build a house or smash a skull. But there is something in the system itself, in … Continue reading Is Projection Our Most Powerful Defense Mechanism?
by Scott Preston edited by O Society July 18, 2019 If you understand how psychological projection operates (and why) you’ll certainly realise there’s a hell of a lot of it around these days. This is something that concerned Jean Gebser quite a bit so we should spend some time on this because, essentially, the work … Continue reading Diaphaneity and the Projections