Matching Patterns Everything in the universe is connected in one fashion or another. There are repeating patterns from the microscopic scale to the universal. Neuron connections in the brain look surprisingly like universal clusters of galaxies. Spiral shells of the Nautilus look hauntingly similar to other spirals in nature, including the shapes of spiral galaxies. … More Creativity, Science and Math
Eighteen years ago, today—September 10, 2001—Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld admitted to the nation a crime of gargantuan proportions. It was a crime of supreme incompetence. Over $2 Trillion had gone missing, somewhere in the Pentagon. How do you lose $2+ Trillion? Not Million. Not Billion. Trillion! Interesting that this massively embarrassing admission came one day … More September 11, Revisited
By the time you finish reading this sentence there will have been roughly 1,500 new conspiracies started, on average, somewhere in the world. It’s quite odd that so many Americans and even some western Europeans treat the topic of conspiracies as if it were about fantasies or kooky delusions. No. That so many people feel … More Big Conspiracies in History
Quite often we are wary of “instant” anything. We’ve learned our lessons. Instant wealth seems always a scam meant to make us even more poor. Instant food has less nutrition and frequently doesn’t taste as good. So, it seems only natural that we should also be wary of instant wisdom. A couple of months ago, … More Why We Need Not Fear Instant Wisdom
Warning! If you are a Social Justice Wuss who needs “trigger warnings,” then you’ve been warned: You will be triggered. If you find the subjects of violence or profanity not to your liking, apologies, but this may make you a wee bit uncomfortable. The Insanity of Guns Guns are an emotional topic in America. Here … More Gun Delusion
I love being creative. It’s what I live for. Channeling all that creative energy has remained a challenge. I’ve made mistakes; some big ones. But I don’t regret any of it. All of it has been a richly rewarding, learning experience. In this article, I discuss my current projects and the arc of my own … More Creativity, Internet, Websites, Books, Software and Videos… Oh, My!
If you had a tool that could give you your wildest dreams, would you use it? What if that tool destroyed people’s lives and even resulted in the deaths of millions? Would you still use it? A psychopath would jump at the chance to use such a tool. psychopath n.—An unstable individual who is unable … More Top 10 Ways the Amygdala Effect is Destroying America and Civilization