Daily Archives: July 21, 2018


“Good News Bad News!”

   “Good News Bad News!” Doc X MD  Storyoid©:                        When folks say, “I have good news and bad news…” which should come first? Should good news precede bad, happy follow sad? This depends on whether you’re giving or receiving bad news, and if the information is intended to modify behavior […]


“Halo Effect”

“Halo Effect”  Why do folks gush over certain people…like saying…what an attractive, sweet nice, smart person… when they’re literally a stranger? Folks tend to view others with the Halo Effect … a behavior where we allow one characteristic to outshine others and bias our overall perception without feeling danger. In […]