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The Emotions of People

robinsky2 Wrote: Nov 27, 2012 11:41 AM
Nobody wins, especially obama. The Republicans will not be blamed for letting the tax cuts expire...take your wishful thinking elsewhere.
Teresa3 Wrote: Nov 27, 2012 7:49 PM
Really? I think they will be blamed...
I hope you're right...
"The emotions of people are far more similar than their intellect."- Stanley Kubrick

I had a chance to see the Stanley Kubrick and Caravaggio exhibits at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art over the weekend. Both were fabulous. While the images of Caravaggio resonate in my mind's eye, observations from the iconic director were eye-opening. Considering the notion that people's emotions are more similar than intellect would explain a lot of things, including the General Petraeus scandal, elections outcomes, and action in the stock market.

Kubrick understood that in the end, we are self-destructive to a degree. Now we have the...