“I hurt myself today – to see if I still feel. I focused on the pain, the only thing that’s real.” This is from a song written by Trent Reznor, the founder of the group Nine Inch Nails. A famous … Continue reading
Jag lyssnar på radion och hör att över 30% av deltagarna i friidrotts VM 2011 hade dopat sig men att endast en halv procent av dopingtesterna var positiva. Sport i all ära – om vi inte hade sport eller om … Continue reading
Today I read the headline of an article that said that “terrorism is not a psychological disease.” Ok, but it’s not a very healthy psyche that rests in someone able to commit these crimes on the other hand now is it? So what is the deal with wanting to use the word terrorism for certain forms of crimes? There has to be something driving this want instead of saying that it’s a mentally unstable person that is able to commit these crimes.
The funny thing, even though it’s anything but, is that when we hear about a crime being committed and we hear that it’s a terrorist attack there is something comforting in that even though that might sound contradicting, controversial and even wrong or absurd to your ears.