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Archives for August, 2008

The earwax studies

Yoshiura K, Kinoshita A, Ishida T, Ninokata A, Ishikawa T, Kaname T, Bannai M, Tokunaga K, Sonoda S, Komaki R, Ihara M, Saenko VA, Alipov GK, Sekine I, Komatsu K, Takahashi H, Nakashima M, Sosonkina N, Mapendano CK, Ghadami M, Nomura M, Liang DS, Miwa N, Kim DK, Garidkhuu A, Natsume N, Ohta T, Tomita…

Now for some real vampires

Check out this article, which does a nice job of summarizing what clinical vampirism is all about. Honestly, all I cared about were the nasty-ass case reports. Highlights include the dude who liked to jerk off to the sight of his own blood and had managed to figure out how to cut himself so as…

Okay, let’s try again. Almond BR. Monstrous infants and vampyric mothers in Bram Stoker’s “Dracula”. Int J Psychoanal. 2007 Feb;88(Pt 1):219-35. “Vampires and the state of being “undead” are representations of intense oral needs, experienced in a context of passivity and helplessness.” — Stiles A. Cerebral automatism, the brain, and the soul in Bram Stoker’s…