How Successful People Handle Toxic People

How Successful by John Morgan

Nearly everyone has a friend, a colleague, or in some cases a partner whose behavior can be toxic. Dr. Travis Bradberry shares the strategies successful people use to inoculate themselves.

I May Be Crazy (But It Just May Be a Lunatic You’re Looking For)

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Mike Kasdan says that mental health maladies like depression, bipolar disorder, ADHD, and autism reflect the diversity of our minds, and we should embrace them rather than stigmatize them.

5 Reasons It’s So Hard to Leave Crazy


You’re in a place that makes no sense, and you can’t find your way out. It’s called … crazy.

See a 14.5 Foot Tall Bike Ride Through the Streets of L.A. (Video)

12 feet to the pedal, 14.5 feet to the seat, and has been dubbed “STOOPIDTALL”.

ADD and the Significant Other


Divorce rates for those with ADD are nearly double that of the general population. Here are some tips to keep you from being another statistic.

There’s Another Term for Squeaky Wheels: Crazy People.


Kenny Bodanis analogizes squeaky wheels to the humans who produce equally annoying sounds.

“Words like ‘crazy’, ‘insane’, and ‘pyscho’ add stigma to mental illness and keep people from getting help.”


This is a comment by S. L. Maxam on the post “Video of Aurora Shooter – First Court Appearance”.

“It probably is normal behaviour for those who have been through abuse.”


This is a comment by Archy on the post “Why Women Aren’t Crazy”.

“Nothing pisses off a racist person more than a nice person.”

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This comment is from Johnny Walker Black on the post “Is this really news to anyone? Oh, not if you’re a black man.”

Why Women Aren’t Crazy


Has gaslighting conditioned women into thinking they’re emotionally unstable? Yashar Ali thinks so.

Technology: Apple’s iCloud Pricing Seems Stratospheric

Things always cost a premium with the company from Cupertino, but the price-per-gigabyte ratio here … whew!

Guestpost #17: Eran Norton – Ten things I’ve learned from seeing a shrink

Eran is my friend from UBC. She is relentlessly positive, which is a good counterpoint to all the relentless negativity out there, and she’s a great writer. Here’s her bio: About Eran: Eran Norton is a 31-year old gal from Vancouver, Canada, who blogs about learning to live her life out loud at Ms. New […]

Tina Fey on Being Crazy


Matt Coburn isn’t so convinced that Fey’s assessment—”crazy” is a woman who “keeps talking” when she’s no longer desirable—is how it always plays out.

Ten things I’ve learned from my cousin Jimmy

If you own a bar in Costa Rica, and that bar is staffed with young women, and those young women approach male clients who pay them for sex, then you own a brothel, which makes you a pimp. You can’t say you love America and then brag about how you live outside of the country […]

The Bookstore Chick

So my daughter picks up this woman for me at Barnes and Noble… I think that its hilarious to listen to some single dads complain about their weekend with the kids.  They get all dramatic about this and that and how they were so exhausted and couldn’t wait to get the kids back to their […]