On 05/13/2013 10:28 AM, turquoiseb wrote: > If anyone has wondered why I've been fairly silent this > week, it's because I've been suffering from Eyeroll > Overload. I mean, we've had people spouting supposedly > scientific theories to justify their homophobia, and > other people spouting supposedly scientific research to > justify their unfounded elitism about TM, and others > just spouting nonsense about aliens, Buddhism, Hare > Krishna, and other subjects they know nothing about. > > While I may admire Xeno's tenacity in actually trying > to engage Nabby over the ludicrousnessitude of Benny > Creme, I just don't have the energy. I also don't have > the energy to deal with people spouting stuff they've > been told about other techniques of meditation *that > they have never learned, never practiced, and obviously > know nothing about* simply because MMY or some initiator > he taught to parrot him or some researcher who *also* > never learned the techniques told it to them. > > My eyes hurt from all the eyerolling. Let Xeno and > Michael and Salyavin and whoever else try to deal with > this stuff if they want. From my point of view, some > levels of ignorance are just too ingrained and too > well-established to even bother trying to dispel.
Did you know that eyerolling is considered a good eye yoga exercise? :-D See you were actually practicing yoga.