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Fine line between genius and insanity: study

By idaflo | May 19th, 2010 | No Comments » 

From “The Local: ‘Sweden’s News in English'”:

For all those who may find themselves thinking outside the box – apparently – “…Thinking outside the box might be facilitated by having a somewhat less intact box.”?

Now THAT’S funny.

The Scream - painting by Edvard Munch

The Scream by Edvard Munch - 1893

The distinction between psychological illness and creative thinking is wafer thin, new Swedish research confirms, arguing that there is a feasible explanation for why the age-old myth of genius bordering on insanity could in fact be true….(continue reading article here)


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