Torture and Justifications: The Lie of the ‘Bad World’

The world is not a bad place. It is not a perfect place, either, but Utopia is a fool's dream and justifying evil in its absence is, itself, an act of evil.

Fear Itself

"The only thing we have to fear is fear itself." ~ Franklin Delano Roosevelt Some words are so profound and relevant in their uttering that they almost immediately lose meaning by their dissemination. Nothing is more detrimental to truth than putting it in the hands of the masses for the purposes of easy digestion. Franklin … Continue reading Fear Itself

2012: The Year The World (Doesn’t) End

Alternate titles: Nothing's Gonna Change My World or So This Is The New Year, And I Don't Feel Any Different We're through the looking glass here, people.  2012.  Forget those rapture nutjobs and hypochondriacs, this is really the year that the world finally, horrifically comes to a screeching halt (or a halting screech; I forget). … Continue reading 2012: The Year The World (Doesn’t) End