rabbit hole

  1. C

    My girlfriend,Jungian Personality Theory and the Rabbit Hole (Dealing with Relationships)

    I feel that this may need some context. I spent a decade of extreme illness after my Doctors completely failed to spot that I was diabetic, and then when they spotted it, decided it was type 2 and refused to send me to hospital to check that my diabetes wasn't type 1. It was type 1 and I am...
  2. Mick West

    Vice: 'It Was Like a Cult': Leaving the World of Online Conspiracy Theories

    Fascinating article on Vice, about a German woman who got sucked into conspiracy thinking, then with the help of a friend, managed to get out: https://broadly.vice.com/en_us/article/it-was-like-a-cult-leaving-the-world-of-online-conspiracy-theories At the height of her obsession—especially...
  3. tinkertailor

    On Herbalism, Crystals, Bunk and the Rabbit Hole

    In the past, I was incredibly interested in crystal healing. Most of my modest pocket money in high school was spent on various polished stones and crystal formations from a small local crystal shop. I was living in an incredibly stressful home situation and found comfort in the idea that stones...
  4. RecoveringCT

    The Summer of Paranoia by Michael Echon

    Last summer, I ventured down the "rabbit hole". This temporary journey was concurrent with major life changes that were happening in my life ( i.e, a wife pregnant with twins, financial problems, questioning my religious beliefs, an eroding relationship with my seemingly narcissistic and BPD...
  5. Mick West

    Charlie Hebdo Conspiracy Theories - Ignore or Address?

    The horrific killing of 12 people at the Paris offices of the satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo seems disturbingly straightforward. The magazine has a long history of using satire to critique radical Islam (and many other targets). They have published many cartoons depicting Mohammed, something...
  6. Sine metu

    Metabunk is my new rabbit hole

    in a good way. So much misleading information leading to bad deductions, so little time :) Brevity is important, so here goes: - Background in theology and philosophy. Conspiracy theory realm was/still is the burgeoning police state. - 2010, moved to California - you can see already where...