[FairfieldLife] I miss the days when politicians could still think fast...

2013-10-06 Thread turquoiseb
...and come up with snappy one-liners that 1) made you laugh, and 2) defused the situation, making you realize that someone was trying to get you to be all serious about shit that no one has a right to get all serious about. In this clip, Stephen Fry (rather a master of the snappy retort himself,

[FairfieldLife] Easy way to learn Hebrew?

2013-10-06 Thread cardemaister

[FairfieldLife] Oh my hand, and other margin comments from illuminated manuscripts

2013-10-06 Thread turquoiseb
So you think that those monks who transcribed all those Medieval manuscripts and illuminated them so artfully were pious and holy and thinking of God the whole time, right? Wrong. Notes scribbled into the margins of the parchments they were working on reveal another, more human story:

[FairfieldLife] RE: Easy way to learn Hebrew?

2013-10-06 Thread merudanda

[FairfieldLife] Musical deja vu all over again

2013-10-06 Thread turquoiseb
Two of the people I live with are going to London soon for a concert by Peter Gabriel. When they asked whether I wanted them to get me a ticket, I have to admit that I was so preoccupied with my gig in Paris and its time demands that I said No. But in my defense, they didn't mention to me at the

[FairfieldLife] Re: A cafe in the rain, redux

2013-10-06 Thread Jason
Correction below: --- turquoiseb turquoiseb wrote: Had an interesting sensation tonight, real déja vu all over again stuff. I'm living this week near where I was staying when I first started coming to Paris for this gig. While here, I developed an affection for a certain

[FairfieldLife] Getting Rich Online

2013-10-06 Thread Richard J. Williams
There was a guy who wanted to be a millionaire. So, he wrote a book called How to Make a Million Bucks and he took out ads in newspapers and magazines to promote it. The guy got rich from selling his book! When you received the book, the instructions were to write a book about how to make a

[FairfieldLife] RE: I miss the days when politicians could still think fast...

2013-10-06 Thread awoelflebater

Re: [FairfieldLife] The Rent is Too Damn High!

2013-10-06 Thread Richard J. Williams
Credulous Media? Go figure. The local Blue Cross website says that the cheapest bronze plan available in Chad Henderson’s county costs more than $225 without subsidies, even for a 21-year old. 'Is Obamacare's First Enrollee Bogus?' Posted by Megan McArdle:

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: US Commandos Seize al Shabab Leader

2013-10-06 Thread Richard J. Williams
The Obama administration, which unsuccessfully sought to get Snowden returned from Russia where he has been granted asylum, is known to maintain a list of terrorists for killing via drone strike. U.S. citizens have not only found their way onto that list, some have been killed. Read more:

[FairfieldLife] RE: quot;Oh my hand,quot; and other margin comments from illuminated manuscripts

2013-10-06 Thread awoelflebater

[FairfieldLife] RE: Musical deja vu all over again

2013-10-06 Thread doctordumbass

[FairfieldLife] RE: RE: quot;Oh my hand,quot; and other margin comments from illuminated manuscripts

2013-10-06 Thread authfriend

Re: [FairfieldLife] It's All About Football

2013-10-06 Thread Richard J. Williams
How-about those Lions? The Green Bay Packers will take on the Detroit Lions on Sunday, as the Packers fight for .500 and to remain out of the NFC North basement. 'Detroit trying to bury Green Bay in NFC North race' http://www.sbnation.com/nfl/

[FairfieldLife] A vision of Fairfield's future?

2013-10-06 Thread turquoiseb
http://www.messynessychic.com/2013/10/04/holy-land-usa-before-after-the-\ abandoned-christian-theme-park/ http://www.messynessychic.com/2013/10/04/holy-land-usa-before-after-the\ -abandoned-christian-theme-park/

[FairfieldLife] RE: I miss the days when politicians could still think fast...

2013-10-06 Thread authfriend

Re: [FairfieldLife] Easy way to learn Hebrew?

2013-10-06 Thread Richard J. Williams
So, all I have to do is memorize the Hebrew alphabet and teach myself basic grammar and listen to a rabbi read the Tanakh. Hebrew Alphabet: https://www.google.com/hebrew+alphabet+letters

Re: [FairfieldLife] Getting Rich Online

2013-10-06 Thread Share Long
Ooo, what a find, Richard, thanks for posting. I've been thinking about doing something online about healthy weight loss. This brilliant guy overflows with good advice. From: Richard J. Williams pundits...@gmail.com To: Richard J. Williams

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: US Commandos Seize al Shabab Leader

2013-10-06 Thread Share Long
Richard, I wonder if any US citizens have been killed by drones within the US. That would be even more alarming. From: Richard J. Williams pundits...@gmail.com To: Richard J. Williams FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Sunday, October 6, 2013 8:35 AM

Re: Re: Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: RE: RE: RE: RE: RE: RE: RE: Re: FBI arrests Silk Road suspect

2013-10-06 Thread Share Long
iranitea, I agree. Here's an interview with Tara Bennett-Goleman and Daniel Goleman on that topic of freeing the mind that I received today: http://www.dailygood.org/story/564/how-the-mind-can-heal-the-heart-jill-suttie/ From: iranitea

[FairfieldLife] Did that GOPer really say THAT about the shutdown?!

2013-10-06 Thread Share Long
Sorry, FFL Republicans but some of these are priceless, especially the second one: http://www.care2.com/causes/8-stupid-things-the-gop-said-about-the-government-shutdown.html

[FairfieldLife] RE: A vision of Fairfield#39;s future?

2013-10-06 Thread awoelflebater

RE: Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: US Commandos Seize al Shabab Leader

2013-10-06 Thread authfriend

[FairfieldLife] RE: RE: A vision of Fairfield#39;s future?

2013-10-06 Thread authfriend

[FairfieldLife] RE: A vision of Fairfield#39;s future?

2013-10-06 Thread feste37

[FairfieldLife] Hey, FFLers Guess What Day It Is?

2013-10-06 Thread jr_esq

Re: Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: US Commandos Seize al Shabab Leader

2013-10-06 Thread Share Long
Yes, I would, but everything's so messed up now that I wouldn't be surprised at what they might be able to cover up. From: authfri...@yahoo.com authfri...@yahoo.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Sunday, October 6, 2013 10:14 AM Subject: RE: Re:

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: A vision of Fairfield's future?

2013-10-06 Thread Michael Jackson
Iowans are pretty smart -after Girish and the Srivastavas boys sell MUM and its adjacent properties off, the various farmers around there might get some of the land, maybe Monroe Hershberger and his Amish folk might buy some of it to run cattle on or make cheese - it'll be used well. The Domes

RE: Re: Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: US Commandos Seize al Shabab Leader

2013-10-06 Thread authfriend

[FairfieldLife] Re: A vision of Fairfield's future?

2013-10-06 Thread turquoiseb
--- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, Michael Jackson wrote: Iowans are pretty smart -after Girish and the Srivastavas boys sell MUM and its adjacent properties off, the various farmers around there might get some of the land, maybe Monroe Hershberger and his Amish folk might buy some of it

RE: Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: A vision of Fairfield#39;s future?

2013-10-06 Thread feste37

Re: [FairfieldLife] I miss the days when politicians could still think fast...

2013-10-06 Thread Bhairitu
Perhaps FFL is a reflection of the rest of the world. IOW, not unique at all. ;-) On 10/05/2013 11:29 PM, turquoiseb wrote: ...and come up with snappy one-liners that 1) made you laugh, and 2) defused the situation, making you realize that someone was trying to get you to be all serious

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: US Commandos Seize al Shabab Leader

2013-10-06 Thread Bhairitu
This is probably Nabby's long awaited collapse of the US. It was inevitable. Back in the late 1970s I started reading books on economics. I found it a fascinating subject and still do. I can't see any way out of the mess that has been made of the economy. Time to hunker down for the long

[FairfieldLife] Re: I miss the days when politicians could still think fast...

2013-10-06 Thread turquoiseb
--- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, Bhairitu wrote: Perhaps FFL is a reflection of the rest of the world. IOW, not unique at all. ;-) That was my point. People on this forum gripe about their lawmakers acting...uh...just like them. On 10/05/2013 11:29 PM, turquoiseb wrote: ...and come

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: A vision of Fairfield's future?

2013-10-06 Thread Michael Jackson
Oh, man I didn't think of that one! From: turquoiseb no_re...@yahoogroups.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Sunday, October 6, 2013 11:56 AM Subject: [FairfieldLife] Re: A vision of Fairfield's future?   --- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com,

Re: Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: A vision of Fairfield's future?

2013-10-06 Thread Michael Jackson
very true - when I was there I found the majority of townspeople were really fine men and women - most of the farmers I met reminded me a good deal of the farmers I knew from South Carolina plain, unassuming folk with level heads and decent hearts. Maybe I just got lucky in the meeting folks

[FairfieldLife] Jesse Ventura on a new American Revolution

2013-10-06 Thread Bhairitu
Jesse Ventura talks with Piers Morgan about the US corrupt political system. Entertaining watch. http://youtu.be/Atcu5_gZPsk

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: A vision of Fairfield's future?

2013-10-06 Thread Richard J. Williams
Is there in fact, any barbed wire around the pundit compound? On 10/6/2013 10:56 AM, turquoiseb wrote: --- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, Michael Jackson wrote: Iowans are pretty smart -after Girish and the Srivastavas boys sell MUM and its adjacent properties off, the various farmers

[FairfieldLife] RE: RE: RE: A vision of Fairfield#39;s future?

2013-10-06 Thread doctordumbass

[FairfieldLife] RE: Re: I miss the days when politicians could still think fast...

2013-10-06 Thread jr_esq

[FairfieldLife] RE: Free Introductory Forex Webinar October 9th, 8:00 PM CD

2013-10-06 Thread doctordumbass

RE: Re: Re: Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: RE: RE: RE: RE: RE: RE: RE: Re: FBI arrests Silk Road suspect

2013-10-06 Thread doctordumbass

[FairfieldLife] RE: Jesse Ventura on a new American Revolution

2013-10-06 Thread jr_esq

[FairfieldLife] RE: RE: RE: quot;Oh my hand,quot; and other margin comments from illuminated manuscripts

2013-10-06 Thread doctordumbass

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2013-10-06 Thread Share Long
Well Daniel Goleman's best selling and ground breaking book is called Emotional Intelligence and could be considered a classic. So I'm guessing he's familiar with more than thinking. As for their smiles, maybe they are camera shy. From:

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: Ishvara - The Transcendental Person

2013-10-06 Thread Richard J. Williams
Another crucial point about the Transcendental Person commented on by MMY inCBG is often missed - that Maharishi's typology is a Tantric rendering of the seven states, not a strictly Vedantic map, advaita, dwaita, or vista-advaita. The 'God Consciousness' described by Maharishi is based on

Re: [FairfieldLife] Jesse Ventura on a new American Revolution

2013-10-06 Thread Richard J. Williams
Jesse Ventura should maybe be careful what he tweets. Go figure. We may very well face a future where algorithms bust people en masse for referencing illegal Game of Thrones downloads, or run sweeps for insurance companies seeking non-smokers confessing to lapsing back into the habit. Instead

Re: [FairfieldLife] Free Introductory Forex Webinar October 9th, 8:00 PM CD

2013-10-06 Thread Michael Jackson
When pigs and TM sidhas learn to fly, I'll take his seminar - this is nonsense - NOBODY makes these kinds of profits unless they are bankers who are too big to fail and the general public pays them their bailout money. From: Dick Mays dickm...@lisco.com To:

[FairfieldLife] Answer to Ann

2013-10-06 Thread Michael Jackson
I heard back from my friend - he was unsure if the year was 1983 or 1986 - he attended Charlie Lutes events both years - he did say it was on Nov. 4 on a full-moon night at the Howard Johnson's in Iowa City.

Re: [FairfieldLife] Free Introductory Forex Webinar October 9th, 8:00 PM CD

2013-10-06 Thread Michael Jackson
P.S. - Aren't these kinds of solicitations banned by the group rules, or am I wrong about that? From: Dick Mays dickm...@lisco.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Sunday, October 6, 2013 12:59 PM Subject: [FairfieldLife] Free Introductory Forex

RE: Re: [FairfieldLife] Free Introductory Forex Webinar October 9th, 8:00 PM CD

2013-10-06 Thread j_alexander_stanley

[FairfieldLife] RE: RE: I miss the days when politicians could still think fast...

2013-10-06 Thread anartaxius

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: RE: I miss the days when politicians could still think fast...

2013-10-06 Thread Bhairitu
On 10/06/2013 12:35 PM, anartax...@yahoo.com wrote: I do not think Barry is talking about the potential problem not being serious; rather the players in this battle on each side have delusional versions of reality running in their skulls, which keeps the house of cards of the international

[FairfieldLife] NO MORE! Coming October 16 - JFAN Annual Meeting

2013-10-06 Thread Rick Archer
LYNN HENNING . CHARLIE SPEER . RICHARD MIDDLETON NO MORE! How One Woman and a Team of Lawyers Are Helping Neighbors Stand Up to Factory Farms Jefferson County Farmers Neighbors, Inc. Annual Meeting Wednesday, October 16 . 7:30 pm Fairfield Arts Convention Center This year's annual meeting

[FairfieldLife] RE: Answer to Ann

2013-10-06 Thread doctordumbass

RE: Re: [FairfieldLife] Free Introductory Forex Webinar October 9th, 8:00 PM CD

2013-10-06 Thread doctordumbass

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2013-10-06 Thread doctordumbass

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2013-10-06 Thread authfriend

[FairfieldLife] What Einstein could have done if he#39;d learned TM!

2013-10-06 Thread s3raphita

[FairfieldLife] RE: What Einstein could have done if he#39;d learned TM!

2013-10-06 Thread obbajeeba

[FairfieldLife] Post Count Mon 07-Oct-13 00:15:09 UTC

2013-10-06 Thread FFL PostCount
Fairfield Life Post Counter === Start Date (UTC): 10/05/13 00:00:00 End Date (UTC): 10/12/13 00:00:00 142 messages as of (UTC) 10/06/13 23:57:27 17 Richard J. Williams 14 Bhairitu 13 Share Long 12 authfriend 10 turquoiseb 10 awoelflebater 9 jr_esq 9

[FairfieldLife] RE: Answer to Ann

2013-10-06 Thread awoelflebater

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2013-10-06 Thread awoelflebater

RE: Re: [FairfieldLife] Free Introductory Forex Webinar October 9th, 8:00 PM CD

2013-10-06 Thread awoelflebater

[FairfieldLife] RE: What Einstein could have done if he#39;d learned TM!

2013-10-06 Thread awoelflebater

Re: Re: [FairfieldLife] Free Introductory Forex Webinar October 9th, 8:00 PM CD

2013-10-06 Thread Share Long
Yes, Ann, unless that half a brain had lots of neuroplasticity... From: awoelfleba...@yahoo.com awoelfleba...@yahoo.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Sunday, October 6, 2013 7:41 PM Subject: RE: Re: [FairfieldLife] Free Introductory Forex Webinar

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: Answer to Ann

2013-10-06 Thread Michael Jackson
He is - Kentucky born, was at MIU about six years cuz he changed his major once or twice, was too poor to go home during the summers so he joined staff for the summer periods. He loved Charlie's lectures and was kind of fascinated at the Robin thing - he was the one who told me about the

RE: Re: Re: [FairfieldLife] Free Introductory Forex Webinar October 9th, 8:00 PM CD

2013-10-06 Thread awoelflebater

[FairfieldLife] RE: RE: RE: RE: A vision of Fairfield#39;s future?

2013-10-06 Thread s3raphita

[FairfieldLife] Re: I miss the days when politicians could still think fast...

2013-10-06 Thread turquoiseb
Anartaxius sez: I do not think Barry is talking about the potential problem not being serious; rather the players in this battle on each side have delusional versions of reality running in their skulls, which keeps the house of cards of the international financial in a state of dynamic

[FairfieldLife] Re: RE: RE: A vision of Fairfield's future?

2013-10-06 Thread turquoiseb
If the incredible story of man destroying his fellow man depresses you, you *really* won't like this article. It's about the same tendency in women. Talk about Mean Girls: /www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2013/10/06/hitler-s-killer-women-reveale\ d-in-new-history.html s3raphita sez: Re Yeah, I