Tag Archives: Media

Brainwashing That You Encounter All The Time

From Lifehacker:

Brainwashing, whether mild or extreme, is possible in a large part due to isolation. If you only hear the brainwashed message on a regular basis, and rarely (or never) expose yourself to alternatives, you’re going to be far more likely to accept what you hear without thinking. If you want to avoid the brainwashing techniques discussed in this post, your best bet is to surround yourself with a spectrum of information rather than simply settling for the message that makes you feel comfortable. After all, that’s often what the message is aiming to do.  More: http://lifehacker.com/5886571/brainwashing-techniques-you-encounter-every-day-and-how-to-avoid-them

Headlines You Never Figured You’d See Department

Porn industry threatens to boycott Los Angeles over new condom law

Best Tweet Of Super Bowl 46 (likes good ol’ Murricun numbers)

Connie Schultz — To Madonna’s critics: Post a video of yourself doing cartwheels in 5-inch heels, then we’ll talk.