Re: [EK Sooth Guild] Re: This year's Ecumenicon theme
- People trap themselves by their choices or their inability to decide.
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On Feb 8, 2013 2:11 AM, "dicconf" <dicconf@...> wrote:
> - In email@example.com, ladyarli@... wrote:
> > what is a "monkey trap"? I've never heard that term before.
> Put something solid - hard fruit, nuts, etc - inside a firmly fastened
> down container with a narrow opening. The Monkey reaches in, grabs a
> handful, and can't get its fist back out; it's trapped. If the Monkey let
> go and took only one item, maybe holding it with the fingertips, it could
> get its hand out and even get one piece of food at a time.
> In the past it has been used with respect to Halloween candy, when people
> had more time to wait for the kid to catch on.
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- - In firstname.lastname@example.org, Demon Walker wrote:
>Sometimes refusing to make the decision is the real decision, as it prevents change without the (perceived) responsibility of taking action.
> People trap themselves by their choices or their inability to decide.
> Send More Brainnnnsssss !!!!!!
Speaking of which, I'm pretty sure I won't be teaching at Ecumenicon this year, but the discussion has been helpful anyway. Thanks!