Definition: A psychological theory for how individuals reconcile differences/disparities/ambiguities in their expectations or desires and the reality of their world.
There's no other way to explain why, on a day that George Bush is campaigning in Wisconsin on a jobs platform, that his Treasury Secretary, John Snow, is promoting outsourcing. Being somewhat a victim of outsourcing myself, I'm particularly livid at some of Snow's comments:
Further down on College Avenue on the site of the former Rich's Bakery in Grand Chute, another group of protesters gathered.
"This is all about jobs or the lack of jobs," said Gary Ruhl, a union representative.