I once witnessed a psychologist and practicing therapist go on an amazing rant about how Dr. Phil didn't have the patience to treat people with actual therapy so he got a TV show as an excuse to just abuse people. It was amazing. I've never seen anyone hate Dr. Phil as much as my friends with psychology and/or… » 12/18/14 11:33pm Thursday 11:33pm

I do not handle people touching me without permission well. I can't imagine how I would have handled that. At best I would have yelled at the boy scout and then gone and found the troop leaders and yelled at them more for letting the children they were in charge of sexually harass me. » 12/15/14 1:00pm Monday 1:00pm

My old dog (RIP) was afraid of hardwood floors because she thought she would slip. She got used to the ones in our house eventually (and we bought a lot of rugs for the hallways), but anytime we went to visit relatives we would have to start all over. » 12/14/14 11:48pm Sunday 11:48pm

This is a good point. One of the ways I coped with the long term effects of being bullied was to assume that the bullies in question have become better since.* I don't want to be friends with them, and I don't blame the girl from the letter for standing this guy up, but it helps to think that they're no longer out… » 12/10/14 10:59am 12/10/14 10:59am

I don't even know why the publisher is making a big deal out of this book selling faster in its first week than the first Harry Potter book did in its first week. No one had every heard of JK Rowling when Harry Potter came out. It mostly got popular by word of mouth. The woman in the article has millions of followers.… » 12/09/14 11:15pm 12/09/14 11:15pm