Friday, August 1, 2008
Truman Show Delusion
Pointer via the Colbert Report.
This is actually real. It's what researchers in Montreal are calling "Truman Show Delusion."
A bit says:
"Typically, the Truman Show Delusion is a combination of paranoia, grandiosity and ideas of reference, which means that patients believe they are receiving signals specifically meant for them from a newscast or something like that." said Dr. Gold, adding that since he started presenting these cases at conferences two years ago, colleagues have informed him of six more examples."
Read more here.
graph per bravotv