neuroscience is not why you date assholes

I came across an interesting take on the Nice Guy Problem here. Shahida Arabi explains it all in neurochemical terms. First is dopamine. Positive experiences like unforgettable dates, over-the-top attention, flattery, amazing sex, gifts, and grand romantic gestures can all release dopamine in the brain. Dopamine is a neurotransmitter that controls the pleasure center of…

autism night at the club

It won’t embed, but this: I don’t have my copy of the book with me to type it up, but Songs of the Gorilla Nation has a section about dancing at clubs on tables because it’s easier to stim out that way. EDIT:  It turns out she’s just like the music sounds.