Monthly Archives: October 2010

The Nature of the Beast

“If you can give a name to what you believe, the system has you.” – David Icke Student: I’ve heard you quote from religious scriptures, as well as atheists, almost in the same breath. Might that not be perceived as … Continue reading

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Bound, Gagged & Blindfolded

“And therein lies the predicament: That human beings are bound by their own conditioning, gagged by their own fear, and blinded by their own emotions – neither and none of which are truly even their own.” – Jay Sawyer “Follow … Continue reading

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Transcending the Matrix – With a Hand-Held Phaser!

Riker: What I need is to get out of this cell… You’ve controlled my every move; you told me what to eat, what to think, what to say. And when I show a glimmer of independent thought, you strap me … Continue reading

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A Selection of Quotes by Jean-Paul Sartre

A selection of quotes by Jean-Paul Sartre dealing with aloneness, freedom, consciousness and society. “Man can will nothing unless he has first understood that he must count on no one but himself; that he is alone.” “If you are lonely … Continue reading

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Social Anxiety and the Price We Pay to Fit In

Question: I have been diagnosed with social anxiety disorder, for which I have been prescribed drugs. However, might this condition be advantageous, or even a sign that I am moving toward enlightenment? Continue reading

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Warning Issued Over Spoof Halloween Mailshot

An increasingly notorious prankster from west Cornwall has drawn the ire of residents, once again, this time by suggesting that people need not dress-up for Halloween, because they were “already playing their parts so well, and creating the kind of … Continue reading

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Halloween 24/365 – No Masks Required

Question: Halloween is fast approaching, and I’ll likely be invited to a number of parties. Should I accept… or would this constitute some kind of compromise with the world? Continue reading

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