psychics
Basically the whole point was two things: keeping people on the phone as long as possible, and giving people confidence -- in other words telling people what they wanted to hear, even if we had to make it up.
readings
We (Claire, a tarot virgin, and Laura, a psychic-readings slut) put our doubts aside and agreed to have our tarot cards read via email. Here are our respective takes on how it went.
psychics
psychics
In the end, I realized I wasn’t angry with her anywhere near as much as I was -- and still am -- angry with myself for letting someone convince me of something that I knew to be totally illogical.
in

Mar 19, 2013 at 3:00pm | 88 comments

new-agey
When I fight with my boyfriend I wonder if this is the end -- since the psychic said I’d never have a lasting relationship. Sometimes when I get into my car I think “Is this the accident?”
hipsters
It was like therapy. Sort of.
in

May 15, 2012 at 4:00pm | 18 comments

clairvoyants
CUE 'X-FILES' THEME. Ha ha, just kidding, duh, it's already playing.
jobs
98% of the callers were women: frantic, and desperate. The easiest to keep on the phone were ones who’d call crying.
in

Dec 30, 2011 at 11:00am | 0 comments

chakra
Nicole was told her heart chakra was "burnt out like a light bulb."