From: Jan Drew on

"Mark Probert" <markprobert(a)lumbercartel.com> wrote in message
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> http://www.adderallxr.com/ty/ty_story/

Story. Anecdote.

?2006 Shire US Inc., Wayne, Pennsylvania


From: Jan Drew on

"PeterB" <pkm(a)mytrashmail.com> wrote in message
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>
> Mark Probert wrote:
>> http://www.adderallxr.com/ty/ty_story/

?2006 Shire US Inc., Wayne, Pennsylvania
>
> Promoting drugs again, Markey? The promo doesn't even mention the fact
> that Canada has pulled Adderall due to instances of sudden death.
> Hopefully, Ty will remain one of the lucky ones. But who knows?
> http://www.consumeraffairs.com/news04/2005/adderall.html


>


From: Vernon on

"Mark Probert" <markprobert(a)lumbercartel.com> wrote in message
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> Vernon wrote:
>> "Mark Probert" <markprobert(a)lumbercartel.com> wrote in message
>> news:wPdQg.3212$Se.671(a)trndny03...
>>> http://www.adderallxr.com/ty/ty_story/
>>
>>
>> The entire site is just about the most ignorant presentation I have ever
>> seen.
>
> From you, Vernon, that means that it has something valid to say.

No, it means I have seen a lot of trash and a lot of cons. I recognize them
right away.

>
>
>> As someone who has actually had some training in psychology or behavioral
>> science,
>
> Was that before or after youbecame a rocket scientist/high ranking
> government official, bgtween your eighth and ninth careers?

Before AND during.


>
> I can say that it is an excellent illustration of sick science and
>> a money making scam.
>
> Sure it is...
>
>> UNBELIEVABLE that people get sucked into that trash.
>
> Imagine that a person is sucked in because they want to adequately
> function in society.

Oh, boy.

Drugs are the answer to everything.

>
>> It makes as much sense as a parent joining a certain Islam sect and
>> strapping dynamite to their kids and telling them they are expected to
>> take some dogs with them. THEY absolutely believe the nonsense. There
>> is no logic to change their mind.
>
> That is an absurd analogy.

See above answer.

When in doubt use drugs or alcohol. You will have a lot of believers and
get a lot of sympathy.

The analagy is precisely right on.
There is no logic to change their mind.

>
>> Absolutely pitiful.
>>
>> How can ANY intelligent person, even without training fall for that,
>> except to use as a failure excuse.
>> Of course it is / was on T.V. and there is little or no intellect there.


From: Vernon on

"Mark Probert" <markprobert(a)lumbercartel.com> wrote in message
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> David Wright wrote:
>> In article <45117712$0$23843$882e0bbb(a)news.ThunderNews.com>,
>> Vernon <athere(a)athere> wrote:
>>> "Mark Probert" <markprobert(a)lumbercartel.com> wrote in message
>>> news:wPdQg.3212$Se.671(a)trndny03...
>>>> http://www.adderallxr.com/ty/ty_story/
>>>
>>> The entire site is just about the most ignorant presentation I have ever
>>> seen.
>>>
>>> As someone who has actually had some training in psychology or
>>> behavioral science,
>>
>> You're not sure which?
>
> He skipped that class.

Behavioral science IS psychology and V.V.
Take some drugs or have a drink or a dozen.

I used both terms because there are some here who open their mouth with no
education and I just identified two of them.


From: Rich on

"Vernon" <athere(a)athere> wrote in message
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>
> "Mark Probert" <markprobert(a)lumbercartel.com> wrote in message
> news:9HmQg.3239$Se.1941(a)trndny03...
>> David Wright wrote:
>>> In article <45117712$0$23843$882e0bbb(a)news.ThunderNews.com>,
>>> Vernon <athere(a)athere> wrote:
>>>> "Mark Probert" <markprobert(a)lumbercartel.com> wrote in message
>>>> news:wPdQg.3212$Se.671(a)trndny03...
>>>>> http://www.adderallxr.com/ty/ty_story/
>>>>
>>>> The entire site is just about the most ignorant presentation I have
>>>> ever seen.
>>>>
>>>> As someone who has actually had some training in psychology or
>>>> behavioral science,
>>>
>>> You're not sure which?
>>
>> He skipped that class.
>
> Behavioral science IS psychology and V.V.
> Take some drugs or have a drink or a dozen.
>
> I used both terms because there are some here who open their mouth with no
> education and I just identified two of them.

Okay, wise one. Tell us the difference between "punishment" and "negative
reinforcement" as defined by Dr. Skinner. Quickly now; you lose points if
you take time to look it up on the internet. If you indeed studied the
subject, the answer should be already in mind.
--


--Rich

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http://www.ratbags.com/rsoles
http://www.acahf.org.au
http://www.quackwatch.org/
http://www.skeptic.com/
http://www.csicop.org/