These guys were most gracious!
But had some distant, far removed knowledge of what happened. Reflecting back on this now, 30 years later, I am made somber: the loss of reason, the grave consequences of wicked religious ideology, the sickness of delusional thinking … The PBS documentary below is sensitive and informative yet deeply disturbing. Will we learn? Nov 18, […]
This little iPhone application, Ocarina, is incredibly clever! The creator turns the iPhone into a wind instrument. You blow into the mic while fingering the phone to create hauntingly beautiful tone. But, it gets even better than that. You can even listen to other people playing their Ocarina, the name of his iPhone-based instrument, around […]
Watch the video, and then check out the next video of Matt talking about how they did this. Brilliant! Joyous!! In the video below, Matt talks about the project. The lyrics, which are adapted from a Rabindranath Tagore poem, are also very significant in understanding the full scope of Harding’s vision. The poet describes an […]
I love this quotation. Our greedy capitalist extremists need to be reminded of the greater good! Businesses exist to serve the general welfare. Profit is the means, not the end. It is the reward a business receives for serving the general welfare. When a business fails to serve the general welfare, it forfeits its right […]
Living here in California, every day brings more news related to the passage of Proposition 8, which took away the right of same sex couples to marry in this state, ending marriage equality. Seeing this unfold over the past several weeks has been fascinating. I’ve come to a few conclusions. No matter which side of […]
I lived in North Carolina for a few years in the early 80’s. As part of the “deep South,” racism was still rather alive and well back then. It probably still is in some areas. In fact, I think most would agree that the late Senator Jessie Helms was indeed about as racist a politician […]
The results are in: America can’t stand George. He now has the lowest ratings in the history of our nation! Why am I not surprised?! But who are the 2 people in the nation that think George is wonderful?!
of the president-elect at this link.
I see hope for the future! I am elated that we now have President-elect Obama! I just wish Bush would walk off the job now. But this time is needed as our future president prepares to tackle horrendous problems, the worst problems our nation has ever faced in my life time, problems that were needlessly […]