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Attention, Responsibility, Gratitude and Revolution
Saturday February 07th 2009, 11:21 pm
Filed under: General,Goodness,gratitude,Truth
Written By:

Paying attention Due to the economic recession, I have been spending a lot of time on the phone with clients and colleagues in an attempt to both secure businesses for my team as well as to touch base with people and gain a better understanding for how my network is responding to the tough times […]

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Inconvenient Truth
Tuesday February 06th 2007, 2:54 am
Filed under: education,General,Goodness,health / healing,Love,Nature / Eco,politics,religion,reviews,science,travel,Truth
Written By:

Al Gore is my Jesus, my Ghandi, my Buddah, my Allah, my last hope.

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the blood of magic and nothing
Tuesday January 09th 2007, 11:54 pm
Filed under: General,poetry
Written By:

banality aside we step lightly on each others toes try and try to find some light in each others eye tread in each side step of being self and selfless and gather wonder in our heart’s discordance what tune what do we do here find here? inside of magic and nothing is there the same […]

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Think.
Friday September 08th 2006, 11:44 am
Filed under: General
Written By:

Several days ago I saw a bumper sticker on a car that read “Jeb Bush 2008”. Today I read this… http://www.kwwl.com/Global/story.asp?S=5379738&nav=2Ifu http://www.chron.com/disp/story.mpl/ap/politics/4172759.html -est

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~Suenos~
Tuesday August 22nd 2006, 5:56 pm
Filed under: General,poetry
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Semanas semejante suenos Mi corazon es el mar Salio con un murmuello Tranquillo y contento Y a veces soy una tempestad Marco el compas con mis ondas Yo soy nunca resposado Yo soy nunca durmiente Semejante suenos Soy siempre alli Mi risa es el chaparron que alimenta el mar Soy un espejo Brillo con el […]

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TTC and Why it Will Make You CRAZY!!
Tuesday August 15th 2006, 11:16 am
Filed under: General,health / healing,Love,science,Truth
Written By:

Who would have thought baby making was such a big deal?

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Lebanon/Israel
Friday July 28th 2006, 8:43 am
Filed under: General,Justice,politics
Written By:

Wonder what’s going on?

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Go to Venezuela, You Idiot!
Wednesday July 12th 2006, 12:14 pm
Filed under: education,General,Goodness,health / healing,humor,Justice,media,politics,Truth
Written By:

Published on Thursday, July 6, 2006 by CommonDreams.org
Written by Jeff Cohen

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Poem by Sinan Antoon
Tuesday June 27th 2006, 7:04 pm
Filed under: General,poetry,politics,Truth
Written By:

And yet another…war…and another….always money for war….but never enough for indispensible things like education, housing, healthcare….when will we wake up Americans?

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Wrastle
Monday June 26th 2006, 10:01 pm
Filed under: General,poetry
Written By:

Is the moon out tonight Will she be peeking Through the wisps of Summer’s fog Watching me As tears slip And glitter as they fall Is the moon out tonight Or is she sleeping Not aware in her bed of stars Wake and watch me! I’m not dreaming Far now from where you are I […]

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YOUR PRIVACY – DELIVERED TO THE NSA
Thursday June 22nd 2006, 11:29 am
Filed under: education,General,media
Written By:

At least among many people I know, there will be a mass exodus from doing business with AT&T after reading this article that appeared in the San Francisco Chronicle yesterday.

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reflections on my work as an artist and educator
Saturday June 17th 2006, 2:06 pm
Filed under: art,education,film,General,Justice
Written By:

There are realms of my life and work that are apparently separate, but they are beginning to merge in unexpected ways. I do not know where it is leading. I remain cautiously optimistic.

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Rescue NPR and PBS from the House Republicans
Monday June 12th 2006, 1:39 pm
Filed under: General
Written By:

Confirmed via: http://www.snopes.com/politics/arts/pbs2006.asp from moveon.org : Everyone expected House Republicans to give up efforts to kill NPR and PBS after a massive public outcry stopped them last year. But they’ve just voted to eliminate funding for NPR and PBS — unbelievably, starting with programs like “Sesame Street.” Public broadcasting would lose nearly a quarter of […]

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Message From Code Pink
Thursday June 01st 2006, 1:58 pm
Filed under: education,General,Goodness,Justice,media,politics,Truth
Written By:

Today at the most war-glorifying, soldier-heroing ceremony ever – the ceremony that repeatedly bellowed the lies of this war of spreading freedom & democracy while protecting our freedom & democracy – we stand in the middle of the parade route and represent the voice of peace. We (including our 77 yr. old elder) are spit on, screamed at, threatened, materials snatched from our hands & ripped up, as we stand on the grounds of peace.

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Morning
Saturday May 20th 2006, 7:27 am
Filed under: General,poetry
Written By:

Silence Wakes me Finds space in my bed Between the sheets and my dreams Snuggles up and pretends it’s been there For days I focus This cloud This shine I hear nothing but the memory of dreams Its logic pours into this reality Senseless Slowly I lose the threads of thought From then to now […]

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Junk Mail
Sunday May 14th 2006, 5:13 pm
Filed under: General
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Street Art
Friday May 12th 2006, 1:04 am
Filed under: General
Written By:

Artists use lies to tell the truth, while politicians use them to cover the truth up.

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Lie Big; Lie often.
Thursday May 11th 2006, 2:02 pm
Filed under: General
Written By:

“Every time sensitive intelligence is leaked it hurts this country.” Our fearless leader came out on his pulpit today and told us this again.

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bye-bye podcasting, citizen journalism. Long live to DRM and censorship
Wednesday May 03rd 2006, 12:51 am
Filed under: General,media,Podcasts,politics,Truth
Written By:

Boeing-Boeing runs a story about UN World Intellectual Property Organization trying to organize worldwide censorship, ban podcasts and perform some other interesting things sake saving the market positions of current media-monopolies. Here is an excerpt: UN cooking podcast-killing treaty The UN’s World Intellectual Property Organization has reconvened to discuss a treaty that will kill innovative […]

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Feeling it
Friday April 28th 2006, 12:37 pm
Filed under: General
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The End of the Internet?
Friday April 14th 2006, 2:10 pm
Filed under: General,media
Written By:

The vital issue at stake is something called “net neutrality” – it is the concept that that everyone, everywhere, should have free, universal and non-discriminatory access to all the Internet has to offer.

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The Times They Are A-Changin’
Friday April 07th 2006, 5:41 pm
Filed under: General,Truth
Written By:

“Times have not become more violent. They have just become more televised.”

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On Podcasting
Friday April 07th 2006, 1:45 pm
Filed under: General,Podcasts,Truth
Written By:

There is a currently evolving story of a paradigm shift in the distribution of broadcast audio due to a simple technology that provides easy access to audio files, commonly known as an iPod.

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small efforts
Tuesday April 04th 2006, 8:48 am
Filed under: art,education,General,Goodness,health / healing,politics
Written By:

Sometimes it is the small efforts in life that add up to something much larger.

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Ahhhh Kiev!
Wednesday March 29th 2006, 12:55 am
Filed under: General
Written By:

One thing you get clear about in traveling to new epicenters of human activity like Kiev, is that when opportunity is born people come flooding in.

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Misfit San Francisco
Thursday March 02nd 2006, 11:44 am
Filed under: General
Written By:

We’re just ahead of our time…

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Hope you all could use a laugh…enjoy.
Wednesday March 01st 2006, 11:12 pm
Filed under: General
Written By:

Focus

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Tanya Neiman
Wednesday March 01st 2006, 11:53 am
Filed under: General
Written By:

The passing of an amazing soul back to her community. Flags at SF City Hall flown at half-mast.

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Enough is Enough.
Monday February 27th 2006, 3:35 pm
Filed under: General
Written By:

Amen. http://www.impeachbush.org/site/PageServer

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Interesting Green Living link
Sunday February 26th 2006, 1:59 pm
Filed under: General
Written By:

green link

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Two Men Will Screw You
Wednesday February 15th 2006, 2:01 pm
Filed under: General
Written By:

When I thought things couldn’t get any worse, they naturally did.

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A Woman’s Creed
Saturday February 11th 2006, 10:15 am
Filed under: General,Justice,Love
Written By:

V-Day 2006: Until the Violence Stops. I was given the privilege to be part of the cast of “The Vagina Monologues” by Eve Ensler, presented on the campus of the University of Utah last night and benefiting programs for the prevention of violence against women and girls here in Utah. Although I have seen the Vagina Monologues 3 or 4 times previously, it was incredibly moving to be part of the cast representing women of different ages from diverse backgrounds and experiences. This experience moved me to post on DS after a long absence.

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BREvil Properties
Wednesday February 08th 2006, 1:53 pm
Filed under: General
Written By:

Half our apartment building burned down on Sunday morning…

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It’s a new year
Wednesday January 25th 2006, 11:51 am
Filed under: General
Written By:

let’s get busy people

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Another case of what the hell is wrong with people?
Wednesday January 25th 2006, 11:26 am
Filed under: General
Written By:

An incident of road rage in an Aliso Viejo shopping center parking lot, has left me wondering if race was a factor.

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back
Wednesday January 04th 2006, 10:54 pm
Filed under: General,humor
Written By:

Ever seen a ninja dance like Hammer?

– Grandma just called and said you’re supposed to go home.
– She didn’t tell me anything.
– Too bad, she said she doesn’t want you here when she gets back because you’ve been ruining everybody’s lives and eating all our steak.
– I’m not goin’ anywhere, Napoleon.
– Get off my property!
– It’s a free country. I can do whatever I want.
– Get off my property or I’ll call the cops on you.
– Well then do it! Go on!
– Maybe I will, GOSH!

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And the Next Darwin Award Goes To: The Dover School Board
Tuesday December 20th 2005, 2:41 pm
Filed under: General
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Score one for intelligence in public education. Today a Pennsylvania federal judge ruled teaching so-called “intelligent design” in the classroom violates the constitutionally mandated separation of church and state. In his ruling, the judge said “Our conclusion today is that it is unconstitutional to teach ID as an alternative to evolution in a public school science classroom” and “We find that the secular purposes claimed by the board amount to a pretext for the board’s real purpose, which was to promote religion in the public school classroom.” Are ID proponents the next Dodos?

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Please listen – listen and think hard
Monday December 19th 2005, 8:39 pm
Filed under: General
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Please listen to the show from Democracy Now covering Bush’s authorization for NSA to Eavesdrop on Americans without court approval http://www.democracynow.org/article.pl?sid=05/12/19/1515212

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All I Want for Christmas is to become an Operating Thetan
Friday December 09th 2005, 10:40 pm
Filed under: General
Written By:


As the Holiday Season comes upon us and we think of all we are blessed with, we should realize we have more to be thankful for than ever. Normally at this time of year we’d be celebrating just one immaculate conception: that of Jesus Christ. But this year, we get to celebrate not only Baby Jesus, but Baby Cruise as well.

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System Failure
Monday December 05th 2005, 2:07 pm
Filed under: education,General,media,politics,Truth
Written By:

Aw heck. The good ‘ol US of A is flunking…

-eyeseetruth

911 Commission Report Card for the Bush Administration

Article on 911 commission report card

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Greetings
Wednesday November 23rd 2005, 5:23 pm
Filed under: General
Written By:

In the spirit of the holiday I wanted to briefly introduce myself by way of giving thanks…

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Ukraine: La lutte se continue!!!
Tuesday November 22nd 2005, 3:01 am
Filed under: General
Written By:

In Ukraine, one year after the Orange Revolutiuon the battle for the countrys future is still underway. Ukrainians, my dear compatriots, are trying to understand what has changed during this year. No doubt, Ukrainians have changed a lot. For the first time we have felt responsible for the future of this land. For the first […]

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Sunday Funnies is on Vacation
Monday November 21st 2005, 8:04 am
Filed under: General
Written By:

Hope you all have a wonderful holiday. See you next week!
Keep Smiling
don’t worry…there’s more…click here

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Too many Kitties??? Sunday Funnies V
Monday November 14th 2005, 8:58 am
Filed under: General
Written By:

Feels like a Monday to me
passout

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Everyday Activism
Thursday November 10th 2005, 10:14 am
Filed under: General
Written By:

I’ve been doing presentations on everyday activism lately, and I’d like to invite us to talk a little about what it means to us. My questions for discussion include, “What does it mean to you to be an activist?”

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Prop 73, and why I’m thrilled it didn’t pass.
Wednesday November 09th 2005, 1:58 pm
Filed under: General,politics,Truth
Written By:

How about you worry about protecting your own daughter, buddy?

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Sunday Funnies Short Style
Monday November 07th 2005, 7:46 am
Filed under: General
Written By:

GOOD MORNING!!!
Good Morning

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Peace in our Lifetime
Saturday November 05th 2005, 9:42 pm
Filed under: art,General,Truth
Written By:

Hope waits for no one
We make it so
Love, lend your heart, give us strength

Peace in our lifetime
Suffering need be no more
Don’t walk alone
There is light, there is light

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Ahhhhhhhh GEEK OUT!!!
Wednesday November 02nd 2005, 6:20 pm
Filed under: General
Written By:

8,000 geeks converge on Anaheim, CA for BlizzCon

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A Wedge in the Gaps
Tuesday October 25th 2005, 10:41 pm
Filed under: education,General,politics,religion,science
Written By:

It was in 1859, one hundred and forty-six years ago next month, that Charles Darwin published The Origin of Species, and it’s been under attack ever since.

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This says it all…
Tuesday October 25th 2005, 2:42 pm
Filed under: education,General,Justice,Love,politics,religion,Truth
Written By:

I had to re-post this list. Love DOES make a marriage.

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Sunday Funnies Kitty Style
Monday October 24th 2005, 8:04 am
Filed under: General,humor
Written By:

Good F&*@ing Morning
Good Morning

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The Browser that cares about bloggers
Friday October 21st 2005, 4:02 am
Filed under: General
Written By:

Hi, everybody! Today I have stumbled on a very interestiong instrument that misght be of interest for members of Driving Socrates community. It is Flock – a Firefox-based Web-browser for active users of Blogs and other social web-services. Besides a really neat interface it seems rather functional, though has some glitches. Still it has some […]

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Sunday Funnies
Sunday October 16th 2005, 11:54 pm
Filed under: General,humor
Written By:

Please welcome the first Edition of the Driving Socrates Comics Page

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Greetings from Los Angeles
Monday October 10th 2005, 11:13 pm
Filed under: General
Written By:

Inglewood Oil Tower Ripped Flag Los Angeles

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Bush for Talkerest Person
Thursday October 06th 2005, 2:08 pm
Filed under: General
Written By:

more bushspeaken

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What the #@*&%$
Tuesday October 04th 2005, 9:40 am
Filed under: General
Written By:


Is there no stopping Bush from trashing this country?

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Deadwood Costa Rica
Friday September 30th 2005, 10:59 am
Filed under: General
Written By:


The beauty of reclamation

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Call for action!
Monday September 19th 2005, 4:07 pm
Filed under: General,Justice,politics
Written By:

For the first time in history, a marriage equality bill has passed through a state legislature. The bill could reach Governor Schwarzenegger’s desk this week.
The Governor has indicated that he will veto this historic legislation.

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Bourbon Street
Tuesday September 13th 2005, 7:10 pm
Filed under: General,poetry
Written By:

Heavy steps on drunken feet Join jazz beats Wake me from my sleep Now knowing the mess Of death Homes no longer possessed I long for laughter’s flight Pouring out with doorway light Into a warm Louisiana night My ache finds it’s heart Safely here, this world apart Like a shiny penny tossed I have […]

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Dipped my toe in the water
Tuesday September 13th 2005, 1:39 pm
Filed under: General
Written By:

andrei and sherry in costa rica stumble upon an internet cafe.

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The Inverse of Civilization
Sunday September 11th 2005, 9:11 pm
Filed under: General
Written By:

Civilization was a game I played on a glowing box, a mark of my own nation’s scientific achievement. I find myself playing the same game on a similar box today, only this time I am not the leader. I am the citizen.

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Abundance in the pantry
Thursday September 08th 2005, 11:06 pm
Filed under: General,Truth
Written By:

A friend emailed today and said she is taking a doctor, an acupuncturist, a couple of other people and a big truck (she’s also a massage therapist) and driving to Louisiana to help. She found some organizations that can use her and she is mobilizing. She asked for donations of items they could take with them and offered a list to start from with ideas. So many of those items were things I just “had in my house”, had EXTRA of, was hoarding for a time when they would be needed. (Even a COPY MACHINE, which was on the list and in my garage!)

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Message for the Prez
Tuesday August 30th 2005, 7:36 pm
Filed under: General,humor
Written By:

A favor to ask…

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The New (expletive deleted) Enemy
Monday August 29th 2005, 9:36 pm
Filed under: General,humor,politics
Written By:

Are you a “dirty red”?

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Starbucks is Trash
Friday August 26th 2005, 3:48 pm
Filed under: General
Written By:

starbucks is still trash San Francisco, CA

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John Michael Greer
Monday August 22nd 2005, 7:32 pm
Filed under: education,General,health / healing,Justice,media,politics
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“While magic as I understand it is more a craft than an art or a science, the basic principle holds. The medium of magic is consciousness — one’s own consciousness, that of other people, and (more controversially, at least within the worldview of modern industrial culture) that of other-than-human entities of various kinds. The tools of magic are will, imagination, and the innate structures of consciousness itself, constellated through formal patterns of symbol and ritual. The goals of magic are defined by the individual magician.”

–John Michael Greer

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aglow
Sunday August 21st 2005, 10:26 am
Filed under: General,poetry
Written By:

An angel sang with cherub’s beauty, I forgot her tattered wings. I know she aches from holding worlds of hopes that burn her quiet dreams. From climbing forth from painful pit, her back must ache as wings are dragged. And yet her voice from heaven’s choir cannot be stiffled cannot be gagged. I have seen […]

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A Beginning
Saturday August 20th 2005, 3:30 pm
Filed under: General
Written By:

I’m feeling excited and honored to have an opportunity to contribute to this growing community

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morning light
Friday August 19th 2005, 8:20 am
Filed under: General,poetry
Written By:

alone in soft dawn light the moon pulled back the tide left softly to abide alone in placid strength with seaweed floating near waves breaking in my ears alone beside the sea with all the world asleep in fortune’s dream of peace

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Bill Moyers’ speech to the National Conference for Media Reform
Wednesday August 17th 2005, 9:47 pm
Filed under: education,General,media,politics
Written By:

The following comes to me via Freepress.net. It is the prepared text for Bill Moyers’ eloquent speech to the National Conference for Media Reform on May 15, 2005. The event in St. Louis was organized and hosted by Free Press.net

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Peace
Wednesday August 17th 2005, 8:43 am
Filed under: General,poetry
Written By:

This sway Like sea-legs I spin Into the bliss of oblivion Rest on the pillow of waves Awash in this Moment of purity With a careful glance behind I see the last Of the soft sunshine Pull myself into this core Wander back, new To who I was before Greet myself With this kind bliss […]

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Another post wondering what the heck is wrong with people…
Monday August 08th 2005, 1:28 pm
Filed under: General
Written By:

It sucks to not feel safe in your own neighborhood, let alone your apartment complex.

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Our Environment & Media Dollars
Wednesday August 03rd 2005, 11:15 am
Filed under: General,Nature / Eco,politics,science,Truth
Written By:

Did you know that the Chief of Staff of the Bush Administration’s Council on Environmental Quality was previously a lobbyist for oil companies???

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Amish Rules for Accepting Technology
Tuesday August 02nd 2005, 6:59 pm
Filed under: General
Written By:

For anyone who considers the complexity of controlling progress and the use of tools and technology in such a way as to be their master rather than their servant.

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Consumer Alert!
Monday August 01st 2005, 3:29 pm
Filed under: General
Written By:

If you have Farmers Insurance in CA and use their monthly billing; you need to know this.

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Positive Environmental Activism at Work
Thursday July 28th 2005, 9:16 pm
Filed under: education,General,health / healing,Justice,media,science
Written By:

Alexander Gorlov’s helical turbine, a device that’s 100 inches long and resembles “an oversize beater from an old handheld mixer,” can harness kinetic energy from any body of water, including canals, open oceans, and rivers.

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Self-made delusion
Saturday July 16th 2005, 5:51 pm
Filed under: General,Justice,politics
Written By:

What do you want? A headline? Just read it!

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The Decline
Saturday July 16th 2005, 5:37 pm
Filed under: General,politics
Written By:

Warning! Negative thinking ahead!

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Framing
Sunday June 19th 2005, 10:22 pm
Filed under: General,politics,science,Truth
Written By:

If you’ve ever wondered why people who are hurt by Bush’s policies still vote for him, or how it is that conservatives have stolen such a mind share in this country, or how we can fight their Orwellian double speak, then pick up George Lakoff’s “Don’t Think of an Elephant”.

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Whatever happened to personal responsibility?
Thursday June 02nd 2005, 3:01 pm
Filed under: General
Written By:

I am so tired of hearing about peoples fucked up childhoods. If I hear another person try to explain away their deviant behavior by saying that they couldn’t help it because they had a messed up childhood I’m going to scream.

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A beginning
Tuesday May 31st 2005, 10:00 pm
Filed under: General,Truth
Written By:

It’s a banner day for truth!

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Forest
Thursday April 21st 2005, 1:33 pm
Filed under: General
Written By:

Forest

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Ahhh Kyiv
Saturday January 22nd 2005, 6:14 pm
Filed under: General
Written By:

Now I say that with some sadness. I have done my packing, its 3am in Kyiv. In two hours we will climb in a cab for the airport.

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Health and Liberty and a Long Road Home
Friday January 21st 2005, 4:44 pm
Filed under: General
Written By:

Wow being sick while traveling on business is my least favorite thing in the world � well maybe not my least favorite thing. There was that time in the Saudi Arabian dessert where I was stuck in a broken down vehicle, cold and running out of food and I� well that�s a different story.

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the conet project
Wednesday January 19th 2005, 10:36 am
Filed under: General
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My latest obsession: The Conet Project Call me late to the party, but I recently discovered this. In short, The Conet Project is the title of a collection of recordings from shortwave radios all around the world. But these are not simply people jabbering with each other. These are recordings of ‘numbers stations’. The first […]

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So sorry to say that I’m sick today.
Tuesday January 18th 2005, 5:27 pm
Filed under: General
Written By:

Can not come out to blog or play. Kyiv is still enchanting us. Some highlights: met many new people. I am getting a sense for the frankness of the people here.

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Kyiv City Walk
Monday January 17th 2005, 5:26 am
Filed under: General
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After a great night�s sleep in our awesome apartment. A word about our abode. One of our contacts here had helped us find an apartment to rent in the older part of the city. Complete with 20� ceilings, windows almost as tall, a balcony overlooking one of the central streets and comfortable beds.

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Ahhh Kyiv
Sunday January 16th 2005, 7:51 am
Filed under: General
Written By:

So where has life decided to take me but to the Ukraine. And though by the last leg of our flight from Amsterdam to Kiev I felt like a wadded damp towel in a mildewy New Orleans bathroom, I was still feeling excited when we landed.

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Whatever happened to “us”?
Friday January 07th 2005, 7:59 pm
Filed under: General
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For a long time I’ve had a problem with feminism. Frankly I’m pissed that now I have to go out to work, instead of staying home to be a housewife and mother. I didn’t ask for that. The economy in this country makes it such that for someone my generation to achieve the goal of full time housewife, you have to marry rich (well maybe not rich, but certainly very well). I suppose had I shopped for a husband in a state other than California, I may have had an easier time realizing my career goals, as it turned out, however, my husband, even though acquired through Yahoo! was local.

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Truth
Tuesday January 04th 2005, 10:06 pm
Filed under: General
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“Truth, like gold, is to be obtained not by its growth, but by washing away from it all that is not gold.” Leo Tolstoy “In the name of God, stop a moment, cease your work, look around you.” Leo Tolstoy

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Boycott Saturn Now!
Tuesday January 04th 2005, 7:58 pm
Filed under: General
Written By:

So, my husband and I were carpooling to work today, as we do every day, listening to Air America. The commercials came on and I was only half listening, but there was a woman talking and I’ll paraphrase here what she said:

“Kids don’t just ask questions, they set traps. Like asking, ‘Mommy, why does it get dark?’ The next thing you know I’m trying to explain stars and black holes and grrrrr. Then I think, ‘Thank goodness for movies. Kids don’t ask questions if they’re watching a movie.'”

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Yippie!!! :-)
Tuesday December 28th 2004, 8:12 pm
Filed under: General
Written By:

YUSHCHENKO!

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Ukrainian Struggle
Friday December 24th 2004, 1:52 pm
Filed under: General
Written By:

As many of you know, I have been moved by the struggle of friends in the Ukraine to keep hold of their country. The wild winds of the former soviet union states have been blowing in the direction not unlike what we saw during the Cold War. With corruption running rampant, the presidential election was rigged and stolen by corrupt politicians tied to allogations of bribes, backroom deals and even murder.

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Ukraine Technology Workers
Friday December 10th 2004, 9:34 am
Filed under: General
Written By:

Below is a letter that was composed by technology workers in the Ukraine. What an exciting time for us as a world to have such energy being put into the struggle for moving the world in the right direction.

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Off to Disney World
Friday December 10th 2004, 1:11 am
Filed under: General
Written By:

Well, I am off to Disney World etc. with my family for a nice long christmas vacation so I’ll be away until after the holidays. So, in the spirit of Christmas, I will leave you with the experential wisdom of some of my favorite Christian Mystics. Even though I know nothing of Christianity as a […]

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Creepy
Thursday December 02nd 2004, 11:40 pm
Filed under: General,health / healing,politics
Written By:

If you thought news about the Bush government in action could not get creepier, here are two related updates from the Organic Consumers Association

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Enjoying the Holidays
Wednesday December 01st 2004, 7:41 pm
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Returning from my Thanksgiving holiday with family, I am reminded that I am enjoying the holidays once again. When we were young, we enjoyed the holidays like nothing else. The anticipation, the excitement of seeing distant family members, the bounty of gifts, the time off from school and the genral joy that seems to come […]

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Social Inertia
Sunday November 28th 2004, 10:29 pm
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Hello. I’m John from down in San Jose. I tend to play free-form jazz with my words, so if I lose you — it’s my fault not yours. I’m quite good at structured, expository writing, but to hell with all that. These days, I just let my brain bounce and play with the cascading cadences […]

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givingThanks
Tuesday November 23rd 2004, 11:41 pm
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givingThanksI am at times so overwhelmed with profound gratitude that I well up in tears just taking in the colors and shapes that create a marvelous tapestry that we call the world. It is never anything specific that I feel grateful for but rather the world itself. Just to ‘Be’ seems to be the greatest […]

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