It is said that they who know well how to live meet no abusive douchebags or maddening politicians as they scroll through the news, and come out of the workday untouched by the weapons of capitalism. For, in them, an abusive douchebag would find no flesh for his selfish hands, a mad politician nothing to... Continue Reading →
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Just trying to break the ice. That's the problem with taking too much time, whether it's away or closer or wherever else we go when we are not present. I've been away. Need to get back into it. But the blank page is a haunted house--the blinking word processor's line is a reminder that bringing... Continue Reading →
To My Future Political Slanderers: Fuck You Oh boy. I am so psyched right now. I want to share my excitement with you. Someday, maybe a couple decades out, I will beckon to the call of public life, and may run as a politician (...you know, once my syphilis kicks in, my brain lesions, and... Continue Reading →
#BoycottTims On Media Literacy, Slacktivism, and Resiliency So why are you boycotting Tim Hortons today? Is it because they aired ads by Enbridge? Or is it because they pulled those ads? Or are you the usual mass of morning commuters I see every day, at the five Tim Hortons in my city, who don’t really give... Continue Reading →
Some ambling post-psychedelic thoughts on social media & how it has made us all into sound-bite excitement junkies, among other things.