humour

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Manhood Rescued

“A helping Hand-book for victims of Follies of Youth” A numinous gem found in the library of the Maha Mantra Meditation Hall – a Hare Krishna temple in Penang, Malaysia, where I stayed for a brief spell back in 1990. At that time, this was a marvellous place to meet wild, free spirited travellers looking Read More

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Burning Man Dictionary

contributions to the upcoming Burner Dictionary (see Get Lit(erary) at Burning Man group on FB for more on the “Dizionario Autentica”) reality vortex n. physics. the phenomenon created when the intentional gathering of a critical mass of free spirits causes a gravitational warp in “reality” as defined by those external to the sphere of influence Read More

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on the loose!

I’m sorry, I just couldn’t resist this unexpected TV interviewee on the bad streets of Toronto… ! [quicktime]https://www.intothedialectic.com/wp-content/uploads/unexpected_TV_interviewee_on_the_bad_streets_of_Toronto.mov[/quicktime]

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Uncle Tim

If any of these men could legitimately be called complex, it is probably Leary. A brilliant scientist, he was often reviled by traditional scientists, whom he called “arrogant motherfuckers who deny their role in the military industrial complex’s manipulation of the American people.” Leary rejected what he called the “grim Newtonian mechanics of objective fact” Read More

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err, maybe you better think before you add more memory to your machine

a short excerpt from the excellent wnyc.org radiolabs on the underground memory racket and how it may be affecting you! [audio:http://www.niksnexus.net/media/radiolab060807.mp3] You can listen to the complete show in context at the above link.

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The Wise Dog

One day there passed by a company of cats a wise dog. And as he came near and saw that they were very intent and heeded him not, he stopped. Then there arose in the midst of the company a large, grave cat and looked upon them and said, “Brethren, pray ye; and when ye Read More

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Polish pageant

On the European Union Treaty Tellingly, EU leaders coldly swatted aside a Polish request for laws on “public morality” to be exempted from the charter of fundamental rights. Given the Poles’ record of populist social conservatism, it was feared that an exemption would lead to “gays being tarred and feathered” on the streets of Warsaw, Read More