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TV Commercials: Forever Embedded in your Brain

The first ever TV commercial aired in 1941 (Bulova watches) and they have increasingly plagued our TV viewing ever since. Advertisers spend millions of dollars making commercials in hope of better selling their products by getting you to remember their brand. So? Does it work? Do we remember their commercials and thus their associated products? The answer is YES! And some of them — are stuck in our heads for years!

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Covid-19 Related: Cerebral Constipation

Okay I admit it. I’m mentally backed up! Suffering with a bad case of coronavirus cerebral constipation. The cause? The constant barrage of updates, news casts, articles and blog reads on everything and all things virus pandemic related. The symptoms? Feeling mentally drained, emotionally numb and cognitively out of whack! And the cure? Mmmm the cure… Continue reading “Covid-19 Related: Cerebral Constipation”

The Shocking Truth About Reality

“What is Real? How do you define ‘real?’ If your talking about what you feel, what you can smell, what you can taste and see, then ‘real’ is simply electrical signals interpreted by our brain.” — Morpheus (the Matrix)

“Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one.” – Albert Einstein

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BIZARRE-O world of the COVID-CRAZY

During the prolonged stress of an ongoing social crisis such as we find ourselves in today with the coronavirus pandemic, human nature’s bizarre side often makes an appearance. Feeling vulnerable and afraid with no way out in sight, our thoughts, perhaps in resignation, then turn to find something or someone to blame for our situation. Thus conspiracy theories are born spreading like rapid fire, one barely fueling out while another is ignited to run its course. Each one thereafter more desperate, less feasible than the other. — Welcome to the Bizarre-o world of the Covid-Crazy! Continue reading “BIZARRE-O world of the COVID-CRAZY”

Why are we Here?

Science says, that we are simply a product of evolutionary progression that by chance (and natural selection) finds itself at the top of the food chain. We are just one among millions of different species living on this planet sharing similar DNA thus originating from one single organism at the top of life’s family tree. Homo sapiens it seems, are not so special after all? Continue reading “Why are we Here?”