Better brains to get back to the Garden with

I just discovered a great book and website, Brain Rules with the latest research on what makes brains strong -and weak. It confirms lots that I’ve said for years, including these quotes: Exercise increases oxygen flow into the brain There is no greater anti-brain environment than the classroom and cubicle. Our school system ignores the […]

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Jesus, bail us out !

In the mysterious East, they say the teacher appears when the student is ready. It seems the world is suddenly ready for Jesus or the Aliens to appear and save us! It seemed portentous when the Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped 777* points Tuesday. That’s supposed to be Christ’s lucky number; the Antichrist’s is 666. […]

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Congress told: bailout or martial law!

It wasn’t just the $150 billion in pork “sweeteners” added to the $700B bailout that got Congress to vote for the “biggest theft in history,” it was threats. Rep. Brad Sherman (D, CA) spoke about it on the House floor:

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World Democracy Forum in Switzerland, where people rule

There’s very interesting series of articles on “direct” democracy here from journalist Joe Matthews, author of The People’s Machine: Arnold Schwarzenegger And the Rise of Blockbuster Democracy. Joe is generally critical of direct democracy, but he seemed impressed by how it works in Switzerland, where they’ve had national ballot initiatives since 1891, and where the […]

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