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On "Hedonism" for VICE and Volteface

You can find a piece I wrote about the end of “sex, drugs and rock’n’roll” culture for young pop musicians, over on Volteface, here. 34 more words

The Dangers of Hedonism

Snippets 67.  Memoirs of a Man of Fashion was published anonymously in three volumes in 1821. The books contain much useful information about the wealthy classes during the early years of the 19th Century. 605 more words

History

Pro-abortion students shout abuse at black pro-life speaker at Harvard University

Bound 4 Life reports on a recent pro-life event at Harvard University, of all places.

It says:

On Tuesday, Ryan Bomberger of The Radiance Foundation addressed a student forum at Harvard University, a 90-minute discussion on abortion in the black community that turned hostile when students began shouting and walking out during the Q & A portion.

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News

Actions are right in proportion as they tend to promote happiness; wrong as they tend to produce the reverse of happiness. By happiness is intended pleasure and the absence of pain.

Saints of Decadence

Don’t know who the artist is or what the art work was actually titled.

I think of this as being symbolic of decadence though, in the same sense of decadence that was exemplified by Oscar Wilde via Dorian Gray. 96 more words

Art

Torn

I hardly ever post two days in a row, but I have to say this before I go spend a weekend rock-climbing and camping with my sister. 1,046 more words

Holy Spirit

“Sensible people advise against drinking on an empty stomach, but to my mind it is the best sort of drinking. There is a sublime magic to that first drink of the evening. 102 more words