The Last Psychiatrist discusses narcissism.
What are the most common reasons NOT to commit suicide? (Ars Psychiatrica)
The rise was the fall: earlier this week, Natalie Angier wrote a piece on our highly evolved propensity to lie.
Mental illness in Afghanistan: "Wali Sultani has been chained to the wall of his cell for almost a month. He is wearing the same dirty clothes and he is eating the same diet every day—bread, black pepper and water. Sultani, 25, is no criminal. He is mentally ill." Read more
The supermarket as behavioral science lab.
Ignorance, grandstanding demagoguery or both? The Situationist on Senator Claire McCaskill's fit over cost-of-living increases for federal judges.
Diversions: Jamie Davies gives us a dancing psychologists video for the holidays.