Monthly Archives: June 2012

Cognitive Dissonance

Cognitive Dissonance Cognitive dissonance is a discomfort caused by holding conflicting cognitions (e.g., ideas, beliefs, values, emotion and their reactions) simultaneously. In a state of dissonance, people may feel surprise, dread, guilt, anger, or embarrassment. I’m there. While I love … Continue reading

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AN Oregon Sympony

AN Oregon Symphony   As opposed to THE Oregon Symphony with Carlos Kalmar, long gray mop of hair riding atop his head, bobbing and weaving, in tailored cut-a-way and almost alchemically inspired baton in hand, prompting the world class orchestra … Continue reading

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