Restricted Movements

Throughout history, political underdogs with momentum always seem to prevail over the aggressor, only to be hijacked by the powers-that-be, thereby becoming the very aggressor originally opposed. “There is nothing more common in history than for oppressed people to rise up against their masters and, at great cost in treasure and blood, throw off the […]

The Dangers of Idolatry

Honoring an idol (icon, statue) might be likened to praying to a two-dimensional shadow in the hopes of gaining knowledge of (or blessings from) the multi-dimensional universe, which could be futile or misleading in a spiritual sense.  So perhaps it’s a way to take prayer in the wrong direction, as shadows/idols are not alive.  You […]

Assumption of Risk

The famous quote from Aesop: “Do not count your chickens before they are hatched.” The reply by Oscar Wilde: “People who count their chickens before they are hatched, act very wisely, because chickens run about so absurdly that it is impossible to count them accurately.” Before these is the harrowing quote attributed to the messiah, […]

Humane Treatment of Animals

The humane treatment of animals is a moral issue for humanity. You need to know and tell your friends and family that you know what goes on at a CAFO… Fortunately, there are still enough real farmers out there who treat animals properly and offer humane options in certain supermarkets, like Whole Foods.  However, […]

Base Logic

Human logic is rooted in sensory experiences known to you as relevant primarily by proximity of events in time and space.  From these dimensional bases, the human mind derives parallel conclusions based on as many factors as can be imagined.  It’s an open question whether imagination is non-dimensional, but we do know that foundation is […]