Tony Carrillo creates the daily comic strip, F Minus. It is a hodge-podge of wide-ranging topics, without any main characters or running plot lines, but still manages to generate a few grins and even some thought.
Case in point; take a look at this recent panel:
Fill in the details of any number of differing scenarios, and I'm sure you will have run across someone basically like the above patient:
- "This house is so cluttered. It's depressing to sit here and watch TV."
- "I never have any extra money. I can just barely afford to get popcorn when I go to the movies every weekend."
- "Why are all men such losers? It seems like every bar I go to is filled with underachievers."
Albert Einstein is credited with the popular definition for insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.
Truth is...in order to improve a personal situation, maybe a person needs to stop using temporary fixes and "minor course adjustments" and make an actual change instead.