Category Archives: Pharmaceutical Research

A “Final Solution” for the Human Condition

I had once written a post suggesting that the real reason behind the lack of communication with extra-terrestrial beings has a lot to do with the fact that humans are primitive and unstable scum who revel in zeros-sum contests of … Continue reading

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Nicotine Patches, Lucid Dreams and Jared Loughner

You may have heard about Jared Loughner and his obsession with lucid dreaming, and the possible role it may have played in the shooting of Rep. Giffords. You may also have heard about Loughner’s interest in drugs, especially Marijuana. Some … Continue reading

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Guest Post by Nestorius: Your Parents Want to Starve You!

In many countries the young are being crushed by a gerontocracy of older workers who appear determined to cling to the better jobs as long as possible and then, when they do retire, demand impossibly rich private and public pensions … Continue reading

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Feed Back is Appreciated: New Site Design

I recently acquired a new domain with a simple, catchy and apt name. The idea is to create a more SFW version of this website, however this one will keep on going in its current form. The new website will … Continue reading

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Exposing CONservatism: “Working Hard Makes You Rich”

I had first mentioned this meme in an older post- Stop Believing in Myths: 2. In that post I had written- “Seriously, how can people still believe this crap? Study the life history of any 10 random rich people and … Continue reading

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Stop Believing in Myths: 2

More myths, continued from the previous part of this series: Stop Believing in Myths: 1 6] Richer or smarter people are more trustworthy. Your financial advisor, stock-broker, doctor, lawyer, builder, head of your company is MUCH LESS trustworthy than the … Continue reading

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Stop Believing in Myths: 1

I believe that most human suffering is the result of believing in readily falsifiable myths. However, since most people do not like to think or act on their thoughts, they allow these destructive myths to ruin their lives. Consider this … Continue reading

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