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Untruth & Consequences: Debriefing

By Tardsie In which a conclusion is drawn, many “umms” and “y’knows” are uttered, and the author’s resemblance to Greta Van Susteren becomes painfully obvious. Further Reading: Mama said wisely, “A boy gets to be a man when a man … Continue reading

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Untruth & Consequences: Don’t Forget To Hurt

By Tardsie Part 1 of 4:¬†In which a philosophy emerges from among a litany of failures and disappointments, a potential solution is proposed to correct the author’s heretofore intractable behavior, and a great many swear words are gratuitously employed. When … Continue reading

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These Things We Believe, Part The First

By Smaktakula On Happiness Around the world, millions–and perhaps more likely, billions–of people are unhappy. Curiously, this appears to be no less true in the United States of America, which, for all its recent travails still remains a relative land … Continue reading

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A Modern Zen Koan: Reality Skanks

By Smaktakula The koan has been an essential part of the Buddhist arsenal for about fifteen centuries. These philosophical questions, the answers to which can only be reached by non-rational thinking–if at all, are designed not to test knowledge, but … Continue reading

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