"Peter F" <fell_spamtrap_in at ozemail.com.au> wrote in message
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|| "Allen L. Barker" <alb at datafilter.com> wrote in message
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| > [Here is a news article on hypnosis and its applications in
| > medicine. No one knows how it works or what sort of state it
| > really is, but they do know that it does work in many situations.
|| Pity my nickname isn't something like "no_one" becasue then this
| statement would have been approximately correct. ;-)
|| Let's see if and what Ken has to say about the naturally selective
| and the neurochemistries behind the mind-controling capacity of
| Mandrake" (if I remember 'him' right?)!
I've nothing to say, except to tell
a story that's a little-bit funny.
I was at a mall in West Hartford,
Connecticut - on one of my need-
There was a hypnotist there that
day - putting on a show.
I was curious so I got right up there
- standing in the first row.
He selected some subjects from
the audience, and when he selected
me, I told him that he'd not be able to
He persisted [and persisted], so I re-
He did his stuff on the group, only
to grow 'angry' with me when he
couldn't 'hypnotize' me.
He sent me, unceremoniously, off
the stage :-]
It's all I know about 'hypnotism'.
I Know a lot about Free Will, though :-]
Cheers, Peter, ken