My Family Cartoon - I remember my school-friend Larry spending countless school hours drawing cartoons of his school friends’ families. He had a peculiar flair for exploiting their features, and did it in such a way that you had to admire his artistry and…
Chomsky on Žižek and Peterson’s ‘Logos’ and ‘I act as if God exists’. - You can read the full Reddit response to my post below here. Edited (13/01/2019): Jordan Peterson on his Q&A for January has just stated that he and Žižek have a debate tentatively lined up for April in Toronto and he…
The Political Compass Test. Where do you sit on the Political Spectrum? - Hitler, on an economic scale, was not an extreme right-winger. His economic policies were broadly Keynesian, and to the left of some of today’s Labour parties. If you could get Hitler and Stalin to sit down together and avoid economics,…
Roma – A Latino Cinematic Masterpiece (2018) - I watched Roma two days ago and I felt that as an ‘art-house’ feature it was a masterpiece. I think unless you have lived in Latin America for an extended period it may be difficult to become emotionally attached to…
Full Index – ‘Reflections’ posts
- My Family Cartoon
- Chomsky on Žižek and Peterson’s ‘Logos’ and ‘I act as if God exists’.
- The Political Compass Test. Where do you sit on the Political Spectrum?
- Roma – A Latino Cinematic Masterpiece (2018)
- Do you believe in Santa Claus?
- What happened to the political left and why I bailed out?
- Ezra Klein, a rational or irrational lefty?
- What is True? The most provocative yet necessary philosophical debate of our time?
- 2 months on the Ketogenic diet. Time to report in.
- Reflections on The World’s Toughest Man – David Goggins
- Overlooking the Observer – What Buddhism seeks to address
- Is the Intellectual Dark Web starting to eat its own?
- Colombian Police are just doing their Job
- Alternative Seattle Music
- The Screen
- Becoming rich and successful
- The Magazine
- The Pamphlets
- The Telegram
- The 20c Lolly Packet
- Trax boy and now ain’t dat a man!
- North Brother Mountain
- My 100th post – My Wooden Cutting Board
- The story didn’t die
- Lost Tribe
- Few people know what it’s like
- The Appointment
- A brutal four minutes for religion
- A Christian man once said
- 20 Seconds of Insane Courage
- Gold Nugget
- Transformational Leadership at its most potent – Gandhi
- Sam Harris – Chistrianity, God, Hell and The Bible
- I got some pussy today, regrettably as it turns out.
- The Ferry
- Kundalini Yoga For Beginners – Nirvair Singh Khalsa
- Shoot at me, You Sumbitch. You Caint Hit Shit!
- There is now a different kind of stalker on the prowl. Cyberstalker.
- Snapshot of my life as a ‘Temp’
- The Shed