@jws watching porn is often driven by loneliness. I wouldn't say someone is addicted to loneliness, but without knowing that, you might say you were addicted to porn.
In that, I do think there's this modern idea of porn addiction that's not.
@jws@cgiffard once someone is addicted, the original problem is not necessarily helpful to separate from the addiction itself. It can be improved separately, but both need to be addressed.
*maybe all hearsay
@jws@cgiffard I can't read the article right now, but it sounds stereotypical.
If he has a habit that he decides he doesn't want, and then cannot stop, it has traits of addiction. Often addictions begin as a way to deal with something else.
@cgiffard "rightness" was brought up. ;) It is arbitrary, of course.
What I want to know is how Austrians talk about them! Fascinating.
Feel like Shakespearean fools. Saw A Midsummer Night's Dream last night near the Art Museum [www.archcityhomes.com]. Great stuff.