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BEWARE OF ELITISM IN POETRY

Ok, a bit tongue in cheek and posted as fun, but a serious message. Elitism is never good, especially the academic flavour it often comes in. 31 more words

POETRY

Field: "Brain Optimization" for the Wealthy and Gullible

An article in New Beauty magazine alerted me to the latest brain wellness scam — NYC’s Hottest Club Is Selling ‘Designer Brains’:

Imagine the best moments of your life.

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American Paranoia: analyzing the paranoid-schizoid position in the Age of Trump

“It is a world completely rotten with wealth, power, senility, indifference, puritanism and mental hygiene, poverty and waste, technological futility and aimless violence, and yet I cannot help but feel it has about it something of the dawning of the universe.

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Politics

My Son & The Red Shirt

Vulcan, AB. A small prairie town that a few decades ago realized the greatest tourist option ever— the birthplace of Spock. For a Trekkie a great place, they have an information star base with souveniers and once every few years we go by and I pick up a few new things. 411 more words

Musings

A Farce or a Tragedy

This is a follow-up to my last post, about selective schools and the need for an elite trained for leadership. I just read an article on populism by… 158 more words

Politics

THE PALACE OF WESTMINSTER, BREXIT, AND THE PEOPLE. (Pt 2)

Following recent decisions by the House of Lords with regards Brexit, I felt it was only right to reblog this item, first blogged by me on 8th August 2016. 573 more words

My Brain

Sensing Harmony Elitist Wakes From Slumber

Sensing a level of harmony in the anime community akin to the Pax Romana notorious elitist, Snarky McPainintheass, woke from his eternal slumber. The suspected reason for his sudden awakening was to bash on the fanbase of seasonal hit:  105 more words

Anime