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A Failed Apocalypse? David Burr Gerrard's The Epiphany Machine

Gerrard, David Burr. The Epiphany Machine. Putnams, 2017. Ebook.

I should possibly have reviewed this novel immediately after finishing Harari’s Homo Deus. In some ways it covers similar ground in that it addresses somewhat the interconnection between data and the way some of us are prepared to give ourselves over to what data… 390 more words

Book Review

Relativism ~ Truth on Shifting Sand

We live today in a relativistic world where truth, right and wrong are no longer considered absolutes but matters of personal choice. This approach can create troubling consequences, however. 2,313 more words

Social Critique

How To Stop Smoking When You Have Zero Willpower

About a year ago when I was obsessed with my health and looking young, I stumbled upon a website recounting the tragic stories of people’s addiction with cigarettes.  524 more words

Social Critique

The Distinction Between Capitalism and The Free Market

For many people, capitalism is tantamount to the free market.  It’s no coincidence that both their definitions morph into one common definition because decades of propaganda has watered down the true meaning of the free market.  1,348 more words

Social Critique

On Depression

I received You Are A Badass by Jen Sincero, as a gift, knowing that if I bought it myself, I’d be embarrassed by the fact that I had willed myself to believe that I needed someone else to tell me that I was a badass who is in control, and able to love myself no matter what. 2,217 more words

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"Oil Rig" by Richard F. Yates

—Richard F. Yates
(Primitive Thoughtician and Supreme Bunny Lord of The P.E.W.)

SUPPORT INDEPENDENT FOLKS WHO ARE JUST MAKING STUFF BECAUSE THEY LOVE IT!!!

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