[I've reproduced the exercizes from the book, unmodified. -- The Mgt.]
Classify the following propositions as true, false, meaningless or currently indeterminate.
A. The U.S. Air Force has several dead extraterrestrials hidden in a hangar at Edwards Air Force Base.
B. This exercize contains 13 propositions.
C. All propositions in this exercize are false.
D. No good cop ever takes a bribe.
E. The function of public education consists of killing curiosity, encouraging docility and preparing mindless drones to work for corporations.
F. Gorbachev has an advantage over everyone else in the Politburo because he remains sober when the rest of them have all gotten. drunk.
G. Proposition B is false.
H. Proposition G. is false.
I. Gods loves everybody, even serial killers, rapists and CIA agents.
J. All propositions are true in some sense, false in some sense, meaningless in some sense, true and false in some sense, true and meaningless in some sense, false and meaningless in some sense, and true and false and meaningless in some sense.
2. Try living for one day with this (possibly) self-fulfilling prophecy: "I am dumb and unattractive and nobody likes me."
3. Try living for one day with this program: "I am brilliant and attractive and everybody likes me."
4. Decide which of the two above exercizes you liked best, and try living with that program for a full month.
Observe all old programs that reassert themselves and interfere with this exercize.