Bernie "BM" Madoff has been complaining recently to the media that he is having 
trouble sleeping. I would like to see the prison respond by moving his bed 
outside, in all weather.

--- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, "Ann" <awoelflebater@...> wrote:
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> --- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, doctordumbass@ <no_reply@> wrote:
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> > Would *love* to have that in my living room, or backyard!! Does the guy 
> > have HORNS on his head??
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> It is a sculpture of Bernie Madoff. Pretty clever, I thought.
> > 
> > --- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, "Ann" <awoelflebater@> wrote:
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> > > --- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, "Xenophaneros Anartaxius"  wrote:
> > > >
> > > > --- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, "Ann" awoelflebater@ wrote:
> > > >
> > > > > --- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, Share Long  wrote:
> > > > > >
> > > > > > Someone on Batgap forum said that the ten bulls concept was
> > > recently mentioned in a Batgap interview:
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> > > > > >
> > > http://www.laetusinpraesens.org/docs10s/images/geozero_files/ten_texts.j\
> > > pg
> > > > >
> > > > > Am I the only one seeing the irony/humour/double meaning in this
> > > one?
> > > >
> > > > That was funny Ann.
> > > >
> > > > The Ten Bulls, or alternately, the Ten Ox Herding Pictures are Zen
> > > Buddhism's equivalent of Maharishi's 'Seven States of Consciousness' in
> > > that they illustrate the progression to enlightenment, though in a
> > > rather different conceptual world from the TM movement's view. There are
> > > actually two different versions of these images, one ends with the empty
> > > circle and has a few different images, and the other as Share posted
> > > with the man walking through the market place. One of these versions may
> > > be a better representation of what happens. I pick the one Share posted.
> > > I like the ending in that one (haven't seen any others) because it shows
> > > the man reintegrated into life which, I figure, is a good place to be
> > > since you are on the planet and possess a body and a mouth and limbs to
> > > do things with. All this separateness, removal and distance of feeling
> > > for the sentient life around you seems like a unfortunate personal space
> > > to be in. Of course, this coming from someone with with one foot firmly
> > > planted in waking consciousness and the other standing in some horse
> > > poop (maybe I should start keeping bulls).
> > > >
> > > > If one's experience progresses as the monk in the images, each
> > > preceding state could be considered a level of bullshit that one has
> > > finally stepped out of. Until the last picture, one steps into another
> > > pile after getting out of the previous one.
> > > Yes, there seem to be an almost infinite way in which one can experience
> > > the bull.
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