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  • Bulletproof your core with Tony Horton P90X3
    Bulletproof your core with Tony Horton P90X3
    Concluding our 3 part series on bulletproofing your CORE, this final installment is a complete review of Tony Horton's P90X3. My personal interest here are the 30 minutes or less (for those with limited down time) exercises for developing the...
  • Insanity is Wrongful Thinking
    The Link Between Selfishness and Mental Illness
    What is it to be selfish? We all have a general understanding of what the word “selfish” means. Some would say that it means to be full of one's self. Others would say that it means to be self absorbed. Some would even venture out...
  • James Holmes
    Judge in James Holmes' case allows TV and other media continued access to files
    Citing several factors Judge Samour in an order (PDF) released Fri. Nov. 22, 2013 allows the TV networks and other media continued access to the James Holmes theater attack case information on the internet. The judge denied the defense motion....
  • Senator Ted Cruz
    Sean Penn wants Ted Cruz committed to an insane asylum
    According to an October 29, 2013 story in Politico, the actor Sean Penn appeared on Piers Morgan’s CNN talk show and suggested that people like Ted Cruz should be committed. Penn believes that the tea party’s influence in Congress is...
  • Maniacal Urges
    The Darkness Within: Coping with Bipolar Disorder
    Who am I? How did I get here? What did I do to deserve this? Wait, it’s starting to come back to me now. Piece by piece. Little by little. It has something to do with knives, or a dark hole, or ⎯ for God’s sakes, pull it together.Focus...
  • Blue Jasmine
    "Blue Jasmine" Film Review: Calamity's Creations
    Insanity is perpetually a captivating subject for the silver screen. There is nothing like watching the character study of someone who has completely lost almost all command of his or her mental faculties. Occasionally, the topic is handled...
  • Smoking weed
    Pot linked to schizophrenia
    The Wall Street Journal today published what most clear-headed folks knew all along. Pot smoking is not the harmless activity it’s cracked up to be. The flower children of California, Colorado and Washington state, where recreational or...
  • James Holmes: Judge rules on insanity plea and contested notebook
    James Holmes: Judge rules on insanity plea and contested notebook
    James Holmes, the accused Aurora movie theater shooter, will face the same Colorado insanity plea laws that his defense team claim are unconstitutional (as reported by the Colorado Conservative Examiner).On June 04, 2013, the Denver Post reported...
  • Architecture of Madness
    Architecture of Madness (Part Three)
    The First AsylumsCustody and care of the mentally ill was typically left to the patient’s family, but occasionally outside intervention occurred. In 792 Baghdad, the first mental hospital was officially established. Later, others were...
  • James Holmes
    Colorado theater shooting suspect wants to plead insanity
    The man accursed of opening fire on a theater full of people in Colorado during a viewing of the “Dark Knight Rises,” wants to change his plea. According to an article published on May 7 by CBS News, James Holmes now wants to plead to...
  • Architecture of Madness (Part Two)
    Architecture of Madness (Part Two)
    Ancient EgyptiansThe most logical-thinking of the ancient civilizations as regards to mental illness were the Egyptians who suggested recreational activities such as dance, painting, concerts, etc., might help relieve symptoms and keep the...
  • Grisly new photos released of man who dismembered mom, including ‘trophy’ pic
    Grisly new photos released of man who dismembered mom, including ‘trophy’ pic
    Seeing is believing. And for those skeptical of reports that a clearly unhingedNew York man took a snapshot of himself holding aloft his mother’s severed headafter killing her and hacking her to pieces,a copy of the photo was leaked on...
  • Gun pointed at you
    God and School Shootings and the Second Amendment
    Pretty soon after the news broke about the horrible massacre in Connecticut yesterday, Twitter and Facebook came alive with statuses claiming that “God was kicked out of our schools, so this is what happens!”I have to say, this makes...
  • changing careers
    Change is good
    You have repeatedly knocked on the door of potential employers, asking for employment. You are very well qualified. You have all the required experience to do the job and exceed. You know the industry/market in and out. You are the best candidate...
  • Shaun T of BeachBody’s Insanity series hosts workout in Miami
    Shaun T of BeachBody’s 'Insanity' hosting workout in Miami
    In the name of good health, fitness celebrity, Shaun T, who you may name from theHip-Hop AbsandInsanityworkout DVD series, is combing the nation to inspire more people to embrace a physically active lifestyle.If you haven’t heard ofInsanity...