"The way a schizo scrambles the codes, ruptures the expected, etc., can help nonschizos or neurotics think about and conceptualize something radically different and new, something in touch with the outside, etc." (DC Barker)
because a disaster is a dis-astro, or misplaced planet. Disaster is Latin for ill-starred.
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