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Kitty and Phineas: Always print the legend?

Posted 27 April 2012 by Suzi Gage

Recently I feel a little like the rug has been pulled out from under my feet. I’m referring to revelations (uncovered by speaking to friends and when ‘researching’ (read: looking on Wikipedia) an answer for ’I’m a Scientist’ last year) about two of my firmest held beliefs from my psychology studies. Specifically, two case studies so well known they are simply referred to by their names. Kitty Genovese and Phineas Gage. These are stalwarts of (I’m willing to wager) almost... Read more