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Hillary's Hubris

A pox on both your houses

  NOVEMBER 5, 2016 AND MAGAZINE IN COLUMNS  

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The Greeks gave a name to this most human of 'only human' traits.

The Greeks gave a name to this most human of 'only human' traits; the Bard gave it dramatic staging; in 2016, the Americans made it a political...
#Hillary Clinton #Greece #Pyhrrus #Hubris #Donald Trump

J B Pravda

a Psychology Primer

The system is flawed, incomplete and simplistic

  SEPTEMBER 11, 2016 AND MAGAZINE IN STIPKO LIVE  

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Good historians, I suspect, whether they think about it or not, have the future in their bones.

First, I'll state the obvious; This primer is meant to merely scratch the surface of an colossal subject. I get it. For the purpose of beginning...
#Psychology #Thought #Mankind #Nature #Nurture

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I am not categorically liberal or conservative. Every sensible person or subject deserves equal consideration. Any other approach is the epitome of idiocy.

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Girls! Girls! Girls! Ole!

Ostentatious palaces built over sewers

  MAY 2, 2016 AND MAGAZINE IN THE LEFT  

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So at this point they had created a working narrative that could explain awayall of their failures

And what's not to love? As I remember the story at one time there were no girls, but Adam sad, weepy, wimp-boy Adam got to crying he was lonely...
#Women #Girls #Fantasy #Lies #Liars

Chris Volkay

the Trump Brand

Philosophers on U.S. Presidential Politics

  MARCH 22, 2016 AND MAGAZINE IN THE INDEPENDENT  

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The state of the Republican Party, and the establishment of the Trump brand

With the U.S. presidential race imminent, Routledge authors have been weighing in on the state of U.S. politics over on the
#Donald Trump #Brand #Republican #Conservatism #President

Aaron Stipkovich

Mobbed Up?

On Being a Mocker, Neither Mod or Rocker

  MARCH 10, 2016 AND MAGAZINE IN COLUMNS  

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The answer is both clear and depressing--after all, why does the 'status quo' have a Latin name?

One of those terms that is so linguistically useful that it's both noun and/or verb, 'mob' has come to connote both fear and loathing..and not just in...
#Constitution #Mob #Society #Rocker #Violence

J B Pravda

Alas, Babble On

or, How Social Media Will Create the First Earthlings

  NOVEMBER 20, 2015 AND MAGAZINE IN THE INDEPENDENT  

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The nation state is dead or dying--long live the global citizenry, at long last free of tribalism.

Alas, Millennium: Century 21 & An Age of Global Citizenship In another Age, dubbed 'Gilded' by its greatest chronicler, two strong men...
#Earth #People #Tribal #Kipling #Twain

J B Pravda

Myth America

Is it Plato or play dough that counts?

  OCTOBER 5, 2015 AND MAGAZINE IN COLUMNS  

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All real Americans love a winner, and will not tolerate a loser... -- George S. Patton.

In that eponymous film so stunningly opened with that icon holding forth thusly before the equally iconic and imperious American flag, we find the...
#Myth #War #America #Plato #Greek

J B Pravda

Flight Of a Phoenix

Will our excuse ever be: 'Only human'?

  SEPTEMBER 22, 2015 AND MAGAZINE IN COLUMNS  

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Is 'we' a fiction, and 'me' an eternal damning fact?

"The future pilots who are trained at the Lufthansa Flight Training Pilot School in Bremen complete a major part of their practical training in...
#Suicide #Germanwings #Gonzo #Alone #Nietzsche

J B Pravda

awakened by sand(ers)man

The Truth called, it's got Bernie's back

  SEPTEMBER 1, 2015 AND MAGAZINE IN THE LEFT  

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Nonesuch: a person or thing unequalled

During the Depression years of the 20th century a now-treasured edition of the works of Charles Dickens were published with the goal of demonstrating...
#Sanders #Truth #Emerson #Hobgoblin #Consistency

J B Pravda

Anarchism is not Anarchy

A Growing Misconception

  JANUARY 15, 2015 AND MAGAZINE IN THE INDEPENDENT  

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Rules and laws need to be at the democratic invitation and control of the citizens...

Most people will never read the works of late 18th and mid-19th century socialistic and communistic philosophers and theorists. Instead, at best, the...
#Anarchism #Anarchy #Personal-autonomy

Claude Morton

D Mockcracy

Telemorphosis is the new Collective Selfie

  AUGUST 3, 2014 AND MAGAZINE IN LITERATURE  

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The myth of Big Brother

It's tyranny over democratic freedom. It's misery over life, liberty and security. Francois Truffaut, the accomplished New Wave director of...
#Big Brother #Orwell #Bradbury #Fahrenheit 451 #Tv #Reality

J B Pravda

Israel's Racist War

Colonialism is in clear violation

  AUGUST 3, 2014 AND MAGAZINE IN COLUMNS  

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It's tyranny over democratic freedom. It's misery over life, liberty and security.

It rages daily. Israel considers Muslims subhuman. Militarized occupation, colonialism and apartheid reflect official policy. So does...
#Israel #Palestine #Racist #Occupation #War

Aaron Stipkovich

ISIS Abducting, Killing

Armed Group Targeting Nuns, Turkmen, Shabaks, Yazidis

  JULY 24, 2014 AND MAGAZINE IN THE INDEPENDENT  

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Every time the phone rings we think someone is calling to say they are dead. Please, please, help...

The Islamic State of Iraq and Sham (ISIS) is killing, kidnapping, and threatening religious and ethnic minorities in and around the northern Iraqi...
#Religious Freedom #War Crimes #Iraq #Middle East

Aaron Stipkovich

The Concept of Motivation

Scratching the surface of why we do what we do

  MARCH 28, 2014 AND MAGAZINE IN STIPKO LIVE  

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Motivation itself is a specific sequence of events beginning with the selection of a valued goal.

The concept of motivation can be problematically subjective without a clear definition of the term itself. In my recent travels, observing...
#Motivation #Thought #Need #Hunger #Mind #Think

Aaron Stipkovich

A Motto of Motivation

The Pursuit of Happiness

  JANUARY 11, 2014 AND MAGAZINE IN THE LEFT  

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Anything they theorized, thats not sought fulfillment of self interest could be assumed irrational.

'The world is so full of a number of things, I'm sure we should all be as happy as kings.' You know, as long as no one impedes with our...
#John Locke #Philosophy #Man #Politics

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I Pity the Fool

Why I pity John McCain, John Kerry, and Al Gore

  JANUARY 6, 2014 AND MAGAZINE IN COLUMNS  

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Americans Are a Wonderful People--If They Aren't Bombing You!

I was a Brooklyn Dodgers fan, watched games at Ebbets Field, and first baseman Gil Hodges (number 14) was my hero. A mythical being charges you with...
#John Mccain #John Kerry #Al Gore #Pity

Anthony St. John

Drugs, Art and Creativity

How the use of hallucinogenics affects art: better or worse?

  DECEMBER 13, 2013 AND MAGAZINE IN COLUMNS  

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So what comes first – the fix or the artistic fixation? The creative genius, or the dope?

'In Xanadu did Kubla Khan, a stately pleasure-dome decree'... thus begins Kubla Khan, an epic poem written by English Romantic...
#Drugs #Art #Rock #Creativity #Rush

Eileen OSullivan

Self-Discipline

The art itself

  SEPTEMBER 14, 2013 AND MAGAZINE IN COLUMNS  

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The hackneyed verbalism, "A genius's desk is always disheveled," is absolutely malapropos.

The hackneyed verbalism, "A genius's desk is always disheveled," is absolutely malapropos. If his or her desk was untidy, it would...
#Goldman Sachs #Self-discipline #Barack Obama #Geni

Anthony St. John

Pro Bono, or Con?

Portrait of the Artist as a 'fund' man

  JULY 29, 2013 AND MAGAZINE IN ENTERTAINMENT  

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Still hasn't found what he's looking for?

Pro bono publico--it's as old as Rome, hence the Latin. But, does this word for 'good' in a dead language best describe this man when...
#Bono #U2 #Activist #Philanthropy #Profit

J B Pravda

Husky: A Cameo

Humping with the grunts in Vietnam

  APRIL 24, 2013 AND MAGAZINE IN COLUMNS  

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The Hippie Lieutenant

November, 1967. On the Cambodian-Laotian borders. As much as it was the United States Army's intention to bomb to smithereens and defoliate the...
#Vietnam #War #Military #Husky

Anthony St. John

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