I was speaking with someone recently about tomorrow’s election and they brought up a very good point that I want to explore in myself.
Ok, as my lovely wife has stolen my thunder, I’m in need of your help.
A friend recently asked me if I named my cat Ebenezer after Dickens’ miserly character, or the 18th century hymn.
“You hear what you want to hear.”
Remember a few years ago when Chris Columbus was going through the retroactive wringer? The historians were brutal to the man.
It’s funny to me how the mind works. How we can know something with our heads epistemologically, but not really comprehend or internalize the truth of it.
The real slight of hand that Western consumerist culture has pulled is giving us the illusion of choice…
Tonight I had a fantastic conversation with a good friend! In fact, it was so good that we concluded it outside the restaurant where it began in 27°F weather!
Part of my “Article of the Month” series in 2000