(how is this for a new thread?)It is not the freshest news. But it is still breaking, people are still absorbing it ,and it all till needs context.The filthy greedheads and the doomed can't have…Continue
"What we know/ believe of Consciousness... is about as developed as anything else. It's turtles all the way down. Imagine a civilization advanced thousands of years ahead. Have you ever talked to your dog? What do you suppose they detect with…"
"Petri: you got that right: "...the universe we know well." What I didn't know is what a Tamagotchi was. "The Tamagotchi (たまごっち) [tamaɡotꜜtɕi] is a handheld digital pet, created in Japan..." (wiki) Showing my age, I guess.…"
"I had to be in AFM for years and have seen how unions go bad. Had to work with board-level management too, and watched them screw up. Democracy isn't perfect. Capitalism isn't perfect. But these are abstract nouns. Labor and management is/…"
"he was more than six foot tall, traumatised, and had been the only boy with eleven or twelve it's the gap between that makes us sisters brother mine
and his father died slowly at home of his injuries, so there wasn't a pension
"Grandad was buried alive for three days in France, upside down with his legs sticking out.
Then he went home to marry his dead friend's betrothed.
She was one of the little people, as tall as a child of seven."
"Must have been Schroedinger. Rosa had been given the portal when she was born on Reformation Day. From that point it was a line to the gate at Ypres. Then extruded to a plane that extended scarcely 50 years of that rubber-like space-time…"
"little girls playing in a shop, as they always do turn everything into play given five seconds of extra time and being allowed to move and chatter; it is an old fashioned shop of haberdashery and other interesting things. a dream, Waldo, a dream…"
"You're still rockin' it, jeb. I'd still be hard-pressed to name someone whose writing I enjoy more than yours.
One writer I have become fond of lately is 'rogue journalist', Caitlin Johnstone on Medium. Here's…"
"Angela seems to be the Deutscher Maggie Thatcher and we avoided our USAttila the Hen with Trumpo the Clown. Nationalism has been the usual response to socialism and of course the Germans came up with their own inventive hybrid years ago. …"