Posts Tagged "self-awareness"


Slacktivism is my new fave word. I previously blogged about how raising awareness often doesn’t create action, but people think they’re acting upon some injustice. I wasn’t sure what this was called, so I started calling it self-deceptive action. But it has many terms. Once upon a time, it was called being an armchair warrior. […]

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Horoscope Syndrome

29 November 2011

Let’s say you’re browsing an online dating site. You’re reading a profile where a person who looks attractive to you is describing what he or she wants. Let’s say that description looking something like this: I’m looking for someone who is intelligent, honest, warm, affectionate, and fun. You should have a good sense of humour, […]

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