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Superb BGM song from Last Exile - Fam, The Silver Wing!

Okay, so I’ve just heard something amazing yet memorable BackGround Music (BGM) on the eps 8 of Last Exile – Fam The Silverwing. This music was really catchy and fit with the war scene very well. 75 more words


Laissez le bon temps rouler


Upon arriving home, a husband was met at the door by his sobbing wife.

Tearfully she explained, “It’s the druggist – he insulted me terribly this morning on the phone.” Immediately the husband drove downtown to confront the druggist and demand an apology. 258 more words


Jewish Humor

The story is told of 4 older Jewish ladies who enjoyed getting together in each others’ homes.

“My son,” says Mrs. Levi, “is a Physicist and heads up a department at the University. 72 more words

Pop Culture

Entire Sanctification, The Toltec Four Natural Enemies, And The Fifth

A discussion of the “faith-endurance of Job,” the “abomination of desolation,” the “four natural enemies” of the Toltecs, the “fifth natural enemy” included by the unleavened gospel, and the tiers of “spiritual enlightenment” that result from the overcoming of each. 3,623 more words

Unleavened Gospel

Why do Buddhists – especially but not exclusively 'Kadampa Buddhists' – fear enlightenment?

Recently a monastic elder from Switzerland pointed out an article from the New York Times that was reprinted in an Indian newspaper, the Deccan Herald. Omri Boehm, an Israeli, criticizes in… 2,804 more words


Self Knowledge 92 – “Nature of Being” Satsang part 8, comment & an essay

[a single line from Master Nome, a comment, & then the problem of Theodicy evil]

It does not matter if you begin Self-Inquiry with some contemplative mode, & it is mental. 1,849 more words