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Deadpool: An Opinion

Wow.  I had a feeling this movie would be awesome but I really was not prepared for what I just saw.  I knew the film would be raunchy and irreverent but I had no idea just how far they would go to make fun of both themselves and the entire genre w...
by Awesome Movie Discussion on Feb 14, 2016

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by Musik Bawah Tanah on Feb 2, 2016

Limitations of Inspections

Many researchers have wondered how inspectors failed to note the shortcomings of the Canton Asylum for Insane Indians, since it was inspected many times over the course of its existence. Most asylums were inspected regularly, yet like visitors to the...

Empty Yourself

Early alienists typically believed that an insane person needed to eliminate something from the body in order to get well. Copious bleeding and/or purging were popular ways to deplete a maniac’s excessive energy or excitement, but many alienist...

The Suicide Squad Trailer is Complete Insanity

I finally had the chance to see this trailer yesterday and I am not disappointed at all.  It’s hard to tell what exactly is going on in the story simply because of how much insane stuff happens on screen but I like that, don’t give away...
by Awesome Movie Discussion on Jan 21, 2016

How to Commit

Few patients went to insane asylums voluntarily; most were committed by physicians called in once concerned family members decided a patient’s behavior had reached some sort of tipping point. Committing a patient to an asylum should have been a...

Dance Therapy

Physical exercise was seen as therapeutic for mental illness, and the staff at insane asylums employed it in many ways. Patients often labored in asylum gardens and farms, took walks, joined in exercise programs, or otherwise used their bodies in hea...

Dancing in the New Year

Most asylums tried to incorporate decorations and festive activities into their patients’ lives during the Christmas season; the cheerfulness helped many patients and also brightened the morale of staff. Dances were popular entertainments at as...

The Sick Fantasies Of A Insane Rich Girl 4199

Kevin and Rory came over to check on us and provide support. They both noticed Paige’s shaky condition and told her that it would be okay, which she seemed to ignore. “I talked to Barton and told him that if he gets Erica out of this, the...
by Scragg Man on Dec 21, 2015

A Case of Insanity

Alienists had many interesting theories about insanity and what caused it, and frequently had to explain their views to the public. Court cases involving an insanity defense could create heated debate on the topic, and an article in the October, 1866...

Anyone Could Be Insane

Early alienists did not spare many conditions when it came to assessing insanity. Alcohol abuse, syphilis, and epilepsy, were often considered forms of insanity, as were the physical manifestations of a severe form of niacin deficiency called pellagr...

Early Thoughts on Insanity

The more settled eastern states generated most of the research and theory concerning insanity in the 1800s. Most asylum superintendents were both born and educated in the east, and the region produced and trained most asylum superintendents for many...

Lucid Lunatics

  One of the most heartbreaking–and frightening–aspects of treatment in an insane asylum was that so many patients probably were not insane. Native American patients at the Canton Asylum for Insane Indians were rarely evaluated by an...

Give Your Mind and Body an Intense Workout with Insanity

Certain exercise routines are not for the weak hearted. You need willpower and dedication to follow an exercise regimen that not only challenges your body, but also challenges you as a person. One such workout program is the Insanity workout program.
by Robin's One Stop Fitness on Nov 6, 2015

Give Your Mind and Body an Intense Workout with Insanity

Certain exercise routines are not for the weak hearted. You need willpower and dedication to follow an exercise regimen that not only challenges your body, but also challenges you as a person. One such workout program is the Insanity workout program.
by Robin's One Stop Fitness on Nov 6, 2015

Wind power is too expensive at any price, you fool

This morning, CityAM published a spectacularly silly article by Ben Goldsmith on energy provision in the UK (which is, as we know, looking pretty dicey right now).Upon reading the first part of Goldsmith's piece—which dwells on the mind-bendingly h...
by Devil's Kitchen on Oct 22, 2015

Yes They Admit To Killing Us With Weather Modification

In a U.S. Senate government document, they admit to causing cancers, retardation, drought, insanity and crop losses of enormous proportions! How obvious does the climate engineering elephant in the room need to be before it can no longer be hidden in...
by Home Remedies 1 on Oct 16, 2015

A Cost Analysis

Interested parties (mainly in South Dakota) wanted an asylum established exclusively for insane Indians, and tried to make a case for it. They met with a complete lack of support from the superintendent (William W. Godding) of the only other federal...

Canton Asylum Given Much Thought

Though the Canton Asylum for Insane Indians had many problems throughout its operation, the facility itself had been the subject of much consideration before its construction. When Senator Richard F. Pettigrew, Chairman of of the Committee on Indian...

Insanity is Lucrative

Early alienists tried to keep their profession closed from outsiders, both to maintain prestige and to ensure adequate salaries. They were very successful for many years, and superintendents of insane asylums were among the highest paid physicians in...


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