Archive for May, 2005

lost time

Monday, May 23rd, 2005

Geez. I have been missing a lot of days lately. School is out for summer (for me at least) and I have been doing absolutley nothing productive. I did finish reading John Perkins Confessions of an Economic Hit Man which i found enjoyable. For those who have not heard of this book, it is the [...]

democracy and war

Tuesday, May 17th, 2005

i was just perusing an article on the base closings proposed by Rumsfeld and the Dept of Defense. so I began to think about the ramifications of all these base closings. sure locals lose jobs and sometimes their entire livelihoods. but those who voted for the Republican party voted for less government. with all the [...]

The Eightfold Path

Tuesday, May 10th, 2005

Briefly, here is the eightfold path which the buddha taught as a method of gaining happiness and nirvana. This path does not represent a straight line however, rather one should see each point as a landmark. as long as you see and experience any of the following signs then you are probably following the path [...]

its been a while

Friday, May 6th, 2005

Wow, time really flies when your sick and having to take care of school work. Ugh. Had to take a damn Final exam with this damn illness hanging over my head, what a pain in the ass. Really can not think of anything intellectual to chit chat about, I have had to do without good [...]