Cynical? You May Be Hurting Your Brain.

According to new research, being cynical doesn’t just make you a bummer to be around, it may also cause actual brain damage. A team of researchers at the University of Eastern Finland surveyed nearly 1,500 people - gauging their level of cynical distrust by their responses to statements such as “I think most people would lie …

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My Brain is a Dog

"I don't trust my brain. It's got some good qualities, sure, but it needs constant supervision. It's like an unruly Boston terrier - left to its own devices, it will scamper off and rummage through the garbage can, spreading rotten guacamole all over the house. In my brain's case, this means the hours spent wallowing …