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The Amygdala Hijack! A SCARS™ Guide [Infographic][Updated]

The Amygdala Hijack! A SCARS™ Guide [Infographic] The amygdala is a collection of cells near the base of the brain. There are two, one in each hemisphere or side of the brain. This is where emotions are given meaning, remembered, and attached to associations and responses to them (emotional memories). Hijacking the Romance Scam Victim's Mind IF YOU ARE A ROMANCE SCAM VICTIM THEN YOU ARE A [...]

Advanced Scammer Techniques: Cold Reading

Advanced Scammer Techniques: Cold Reading A SCARS Insight Scammer Use Many Advanced Techniques Cold Reading Is A Scam Information Gathering Technique! Cold reading is a set of techniques used by mentalists, psychics, fortune-tellers, mediums, illusionists (readers), and scam artists to imply that the reader knows much more about the person than the reader actually does. The best police detectives also use variations of this when interviewing more difficult [...]

Why We Believe Lies

Why Do We Believe Lies?Sometimes it is not clear, but here is what we learned from an article by Al Kennedy from BBC News:"History is a set of lies agreed upon" (Napoleon Bonaparte)"A lie that is half-truth is the darkest of all lies" (Alfred, Lord Tennyson)"A lie told often enough becomes truth" (Lenin)"In a time of deceit telling the truth is a revolutionary act" (George Orwell) Why people sometimes prefer lies to the truth Has [...]