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Quantum Entangled Escargot: Sympathy for the Snail Telegraph

“We get wise by asking questions, and even if these are not answered, we get wise, for a well-packed question carries its answer on its back as a snail carries its shell” 2,893 more words

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Divine Messaging for Fun and Prophet

“As we see from the Scriptures, it had become a common and proverbial expression that if someone wanted to refer to a prophet, he called him a fool” 2,935 more words

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Outsourced Morality: The Conscience-Formed Phantom Drums for You

“Why should we be in such desperate haste to succeed, and in such desperate enterprises? If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer” 2,492 more words

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Prosecuting a Poltergeist: The Defamation Trial of the Curé of Cideville

“These days, there are angry ghosts all around us – dead from wars, sickness, starvation – and nobody cares. So you say you’re under a curse? 2,424 more words

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He Knows Where the Bodies are Buried: Gottlieb Pfeffel and the Billing Perplex

“Death is imposed only on creatures, not their creations, and has therefore always appeared in art in a broken form: as allegory” – Theodor W. Adorno… 1,976 more words

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The Doppelganger is Ready for His Close-up

Miracle Max: He probably owes you money huh? I’ll ask him.
Inigo Montoya: He’s dead. He can’t talk.
Miracle Max: Whoo-hoo-hoo, look who knows so much. 1,232 more words

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EsoterX: Podcasts are the Retina of the Mind's Eye

The inimitable Greg Bishop and I discuss folklore as an early warning system, skeptics vs. believers (who often have the same ego motivations for their opinions) and the “phantom clown” phenomenon considered as a chaotic trickster manifestation, among other arcane topics. 11 more words

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