Rorschach


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Ror·schach

(rōr'shahk),
Hermann, Swiss psychiatrist, 1884-1922. See: Rorschach test.
A widely use projective personality test in which 10 vertically symmetrical ink blots are presented to a person or patient to evaluate what they ‘see’ in the ‘picture’
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The report added that Rorschach died at the age of 37, less than a year after writing the ground-breaking work, killed by peritonitis brought on by a ruptured appendix.
Rorschach Curtain, with its titular reference to a psychological test of cognitive and emotional functioning, suggested the mind in both its rational and unconscious capacities.
Along with basic brawling moves, Nite Owl has some nice crowd dispersing area attacks, while Rorschach has a bull-rush move to escape sticky situations.
Dan Dreiberg / Nite Owl II's (Patrick Wilson) failure to accept retirement has rendered him impotent while Rorschach has grown into an uncompromising, one-track-minded monster disdainful of human savagery.
Rorschach tries to warn the cops but they have other things to worry about.
Rorschach is the only one to openly defy the Keene Act, which outlawed costumed heroes, and, because he only sees things as either being right or wrong, his mask has constantly changing patterns of black and white.
In the meantime, a masked vigilante named Rorschach, played by James Earle Haley, is tracking the killer of fellow superhero The Comedian (Jeffrey Dean Morgan).
When one of his former colleagues is murdered, the washed-up but no less determined masked vigilante Rorschach sets out to uncover a plot to kill and discredit all past and present superheroes.
Her work, like a Rorschach test, opens the door to whatever that struggle is for each of us.
There's this Paris architectural practice with a home page with a sort of Rorschach blot and the name, Peripheriques, reversed out in the middle.
Currently, some legislative districts are so gerrymandered they appear to be Rorschach tests on LSD.
But the bang is something like a cosmic Rorschach blot, suitable also for atheistic interpretations.