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What The Fuck Are The Tea Baggers Thinking? 0

What The Fuck Are The Tea Baggers Thinking?

Irrational actions like we’ve seen from the Republicans during the past few weeks lead to questions about how low they’ll stoop. My answer to that question is another question: is bringing down the country low enough? When someone or a group of someones acts irrationally but in a calculated manner, it’s a sure sign of a secret agenda

Something Coming: a New Age Thriller, by J.M. DeBord 0

Something Coming: a New Age Thriller, by J.M. DeBord

Meet King Antiochus, coming soon to an apocalypse near you. When he died 21 centuries ago he never passed on; instead his spirit waited for resurrection. He’s been preparing for his return. Watching humanity until its fruit ripened, ready to...

The 10 Other Best Rock Guitarists 3

The 10 Other Best Rock Guitarists

Seems like every list of the best rock guitarists features the same names: Hendrix, Page, Allman, Rhoads, Satriani. All are guitar Gods deserving of praise, but what about the less-heralded players who merely rock out with a vengeance, and whose...

Busting the Greenspan Myth 0

Busting the Greenspan Myth

Greenspan asserts that self-preservation keeps markets in check, and his invisible hand approach is based on the presumption that getting wiped out of financial existence is enough of a deterrent. But he is wrong for two reasons: Some banks these days are “too big to fail” and backed by their sugar daddy, the U.S. Treasury, so they’re free to bet the pot — which is what led to the 2008 crash. And two: he misreads the human nature to game the system. The more money involved, the more — not less — likely people are to lie, cheat and steal.

What's Going to Happen in 2012? Just Look Around! 0

What's Going to Happen in 2012? Just Look Around!

Even without an Armageddon the situation looks pretty bleak, and these are the conditions predicted to precede the Second Coming of religious figures from traditions around the world: the Christian Jesus, the Muslim Mahdi, the Hindu Kalki, the Buddhist Maitreya (Great Teacher) — expected by their followers to return at a time of unprecedented chaos, warfare and exploitation. That sure sounds like what is happening presently.

Naughty Newt's Whopper: Passion for Country Led to Affair 2

Naughty Newt's Whopper: Passion for Country Led to Affair

The Lamest Excuse for an Adulterous Affair Award goes to Newt “Red, White and Screw” Gingrich, who claimed he slept with a woman other than his wife because he was busy serving his country and apparently didn’t have time to service the folks back home.

Conscious Dreaming and Jared Loughner 4

Conscious Dreaming and Jared Loughner

Dreams have been great sources of wisdom, inspiration, and discovery throughout human history. Never before have I heard of a case like Loughner’s where lucid dreaming is pointed to as a possible reason for committing mass murder.

Mass Murder in Tucson Strikes Close to Home 0

Mass Murder in Tucson Strikes Close to Home

Everyone with public influence knows to be extra careful with what they say and how they say it. They know to be mindful that some members of the public are armed and crazy or are suggestible, even delusional, and could react to statements like Palin’s by carrying out her wishes — whether spoken or suggested.

Amazon Studios Project to Join 0

Amazon Studios Project to Join

Please join me and my project “Bug Boy” at Amazon Studios. Amazon is awarding $120,000 grand a month to the best projects, and collaborators can share in the winnings and get their movies made. Here’s that link once again: http://studios.amazon.com/scripts/show/2829....