<strongInterpersonal conflicts that moved rocketed history forward!
10,000 B.C. A Paleolithic caveman gets the world’s first guilt trip after bringing his wife a bison pelt instead of a wooly mammoth hide like the one her friend Carol received.
2. 1299 The Ottoman Empire is created in response to jealousy over the Swivel Chair Dynasty.
3.1838 Seconds after the first electric telegraph is publicly transmitted by Samuel Morse,the recipient decides to pretend she never got it,just to keep Sam’s ego in check.
4.1903 Orville and Wilbur insist that Lorin,the third Wright brother is being paranoid about their leaving him out of their project-then proceed to fly off without him.
5. 1969-1971 Michael Collins develops an inferiority complex after Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin send him letters for two years reminding him that they walked on the moon and he didn’t.
6. 2012 Katie Holmes files for divorce from Tom Cruise finally ending the most acute case of Stockholm Syndrome in world history.
Published in Psychology Today Magazine