--- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, TurquoiseB <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > --- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, Rick Archer > <fairfieldlife@> wrote: > > on 4/8/06 8:09 AM, TurquoiseB at [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: > > > > > Laugh while you can, Monkeyboy. > > > > > > (Trivia question here...who can name the movie > > > that the above quote comes from?) :-) > > > > Buckaroo Banzai? > > Give that man a kewpie doll. :-) > > One of the great cult films of all time.
I mentioned that a Buckaroo comic is coming out, didn't I? Done by the guys who did the movie. The preview comic has a great editorial about the way in which Buckaroo was buried in Studio Limbo for so long. RIghts, rights, who owns the rights? Actually, they're STILL not sure... > > > > And to be even more in your face, death is going to > > > happen -- to YOU -- far sooner than you want it to. > > > You personally are going to DIE within twenty years, > > > and probably closer to ten. > > > > Why so soon? Is Shemp 75? > > No particular reason, and it may not be true. But > he IS going to die, and if he manages to live the > rest of his life as incurious and as unwilling to > exert *any* effort to learn anything new as he has > during the last few years, he'll face that death as > ignorant of what it's all about as he is today. > > For some reason, that just struck me as sad this > morning, and so I wrote what I wrote. > > Periodically, Shemp decides to trash the Dalai Lama > and Things Tibetan for -- as far as I can tell -- no > other reason than to be a troll and to be provocative. > He knows *nothing* about the Dalai Lama, nothing about > Tibetan history, nothing about Tibetan Buddhism, and > doesn't really *care* to learn anything or intend to > *ever* learn anything about it. Where this subject is > concerned, Shemp is what I termed a "typical American" > -- Ignorant And Proud Of It. > > I just got tired of putting up with his troll act > is all, and decided to call him on it. If he actually > has any desire to *learn* something about Tibet and > its approach to death, dying, and reincarnation, I > will be happy to interact with him. But for that to > happen, he has to do his homework, and read a book > called "The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying," by > Sogyal Rinpoche, Patrick D. Gaffney, and Andrew Harvey. > > If he does, I'll interact with him on the subject of > Tibet and its philosophies. If he doesn't, I'll continue > to treat him as the ignorant adolescent he seems content > to be, and to be until he dies. > To subscribe, send a message to: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Or go to: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/FairfieldLife/ and click 'Join This Group!' Yahoo! Groups Links <*> To visit your group on the web, go to: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/FairfieldLife/ <*> To unsubscribe from this group, send an email to: [EMAIL PROTECTED] <*> Your use of Yahoo! Groups is subject to: http://docs.yahoo.com/info/terms/