As an atheist, in the sense that I do not hold to any idea of god or follow any theistic religion, I’d like to propose that identity is a social fiction that exists for the purposes of convenience, and that we confuse the fiction for the reality. The most simple argument against dualism (and in turn identity) is how one explains relationship if things are … Continue reading Identity and Dualism
pol It seems plain to me now more than ever that the group we normally refer to as “conservative” or “right wing” is comprised of people who are fundamentally afraid of living. These individuals cling to money, material goods and tradition, finding new experience and change threatening to their idea of themselves, their egos. Current research suggests that conservative voters don’t base their beliefs on … Continue reading Left & Right
Human souls are imagined by humans to give us comfort about the fact of death. Animal souls are imagined by humans for the same reason. As far as we know, animals do not practice religion, although it is possible some are capable of the abstract thought necessary to imagine an afterlife and wrestle with their own impending non-existence. This is most likely not common, but … Continue reading Animal Soul
“Drug” is a word that has polluted the well of language. Part of the reason we have a drug problem is because we don’t have an intelligent language to talk about substances, plants, psychedelic [and] sedative states of mind, states of amphetamine excitation. We can’t make sense of the problem and the opportunities offered by substances unless we clean up our language. “Drugs” is a … Continue reading “Drug” – Terence McKenna
Individuality is something that comes out of the instinctive for self – preservation because unless you develop a certain individuality you cannot protect or preserve yourself. So this individuality gets built up initially for physical survival after sometime due to misunderstanding of lack or due to strong identification with the individual body. The bodies are individual, there is different organism – though it is functioning with the … Continue reading Individuality
therealeovaldez: itsfrenchthellama: dazedwinter: braydaaan : kiss-the-g1rl: unshaped : filling a bathtub with the substance, throwing the person you hate the most in the tub and throwing the ice cube in the tub right after …. it would be over such evil minds in this place i love this evilness Nah, don’t just throw it in you gotta flick it dramatically over your shoulder without looking … Continue reading How to supercool water?