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Albert Einstein was not Wrong

Albert Einstein was not wrong, for if he was the entire edifice of material science would also be wrong and all its achievements a figment of the collective imagination. 566 more words

Institute Of Inner Scienes

Vanlife, the second week. Day 9: Sunday

Day 9: Sunday

I wake up early, as usual – the influx of daylight through the skylights and the thin blinds always wakes me up not long after dawn. 973 more words

LDV Convoy

More Aging Boomers Are Embracing Pot

THURSDAY, Sept. 6, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Have those weed-loving hippies taken their habit into the new millennium?

Maybe so: New research shows pot isn’t the drug of choice for just the young anymore. 311 more words


On the Road Again

Canned Heat, Liberty 56038, 1968, #16 Pop

The only two Canned Heat songs I really love are “On the Road Again” and “Going Up the Country.” Since both of these songs are wonderful because of Alan Wilson’s lead vocals (a role usually handled by Bob Hite), I guess I’m an Alan Wilson fan but not a Canned Heat fan. 638 more words


Around Sunset in the Graveyard

So, this is a hippie story. It takes place in the early 70s when Freddy Beach was still recovering from the Strax Affair which made the University of New Brunswick one of the most newsworthy campuses in the country for demonstrations and student unrest. 715 more words

The Beach - directed by Danny Boyle


The Beach – directed by Danny Boyle, 2000 

I was over 50 when I saw this movie and that may be one of the reasons I hated it so much. 393 more words


On the Half-a-Centenary of the Breakdown of America's Two-Party System

By now we’re well aware that Tempus does indeed fugit, as those wise old Romans used to say, but it was still jarring to be reminded on Tuesday that the memorable events of the 1968 Democratic National Committee happened in Chicago just a short half-century ago. 384 more words