[FairfieldLife] Re: Pamela Anderson...shown with the Science of Being...on ABC news

2013-11-06 Thread TurquoiseB
Found this GIF today, and couldn't resist poking fun at Ann's dream life about me (both waking and sleeping). :-) --- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, Ann wrote: Why Barry, when I whack off I only think of you. Add that to all my dreams I have about you and my life is one big whack job.

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: Before the British Invasion

2013-11-06 Thread Share Long
Seraphita, I chuckled at your comment because I've been experiencing exactly what you're writing about. Why? Because of the weather! October was mostly glorious here, moderate temps, golden sunlight pouring down day after day, gentle breezes, blue skies, the leaves on trees bursting in crimson,

RE: Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: RE: MANICHAEAN VIEWS OF BUDDHISM

2013-11-06 Thread sharelong60
Ok, Richard, nobody else is gonna challenge you on this. Actually I'm not either. But it would be great if you could say more about it. Seems revolutionary (-: ---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, punditster@... wrote: Anyone who meditates with the aim of samadhi is a Buddhist. On

[FairfieldLife] Norman Zierold on Talk of Iowa Today

2013-11-06 Thread Dick Mays
Norman Zierold on Talk of Iowa Today Norman Zierold called in to Talk of Iowa on today's show, A Community of True Inspiration, dedicated to the Amana Colonies, which featured two authors who grew up there. You can hear Norman reminisce about his childhood days, and also talk about his book,

[FairfieldLife] Walter Day, referee for Twin Galaxies

2013-11-06 Thread Dick Mays
Walter Day and Referee shirt in NY Times http://www.nytimes.com/2013/11/03/magazine/who-made-that-referee-shirt.html?_r=0 Innovation Who Made That Referee Shirt? Jens Mortensen for The New York Times By PAGAN KENNEDY Published: November 1, 2013 DONKEY-KONG ZEBRA Walter Day pioneered

[FairfieldLife] It must be more Jingoism

2013-11-06 Thread emptybill
How the Government Spied on Me My complaint to the FBI about a stalker was regarded as an invitation to invade my privacy. http://online.wsj.com/news/article_email/SB10001424052702303482504579179670250714560-lMyQjAxMTAzMDAwNTEwNDUyWj?tesla=y

[FairfieldLife] RE: MANICHAEAN VIEWS OF BUDDHISM

2013-11-06 Thread emptybill
Share, Professor Troll is throwing out a fishing line to troll-in anyone who will bite. Don’t be a fish. ---In fairfieldlife@yahoogroups.com, sharelong60@... wrote: Ok, Richard, nobody else is gonna challenge you on this. Actually I'm not either. But it would be great if you could say more

[FairfieldLife] Re: It must be more Jingoism

2013-11-06 Thread TurquoiseB
--- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, wrote: How the Government Spied on Me My complaint to the FBI about a stalker was regarded as an invitation to invade my privacy. http://online.wsj.com/news/article_email/SB10001424052702303482504579179\ 670250714560-lMyQjAxMTAzMDAwNTEwNDUyWj?tesla=y

[FairfieldLife] RE: MANICHAEAN VIEWS OF BUDDHISM

2013-11-06 Thread dhamiltony2k5
It is said, Anyone who meditates with the aim of samadhi is a Buddhist. ---In fairfieldlife@yahoogroups.com, sharelong60@... wrote: Ok, Richard, nobody else is gonna challenge you on this. Actually I'm not either. But it would be great if you could say more about it. Seems

[FairfieldLife] RE: RE: MANICHAEAN VIEWS OF BUDDHISM

2013-11-06 Thread dhamiltony2k5
Om, There are TM meditators There are Buddhist meditators Anyone who meditates with the aim of samadhi is a Buddhist. Therefore, Transcendental Meditators are Buddhists. ---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, dhamiltony2k5@... wrote: It is said, Anyone who meditates with the aim of samadhi

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: Before the British Invasion

2013-11-06 Thread Richard J. Williams
Suzi Quatro was born in Detroit, MI, USA and grew up there - her father worked for General Motors. Quatro moved to England in 1971. In 2010 she was voted into the Michigan Rock and Roll Legends online Hall of Fame. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Suzi_Quatro On 11/5/2013 9:55 PM,

[FairfieldLife] RE: RE: MANICHAEAN VIEWS OF BUDDHISM

2013-11-06 Thread sharelong60
hey, emptybill, too late! Moon in Pisces, which makes me not only a fish, but a fish facing in each direction! btw, thanks for Kelly article. Was horrified by it and article turq posted. Admit that such makes me grateful to be in FF. Could be deluded. But won't change til I'm sure I am! See,

[FairfieldLife] RE: MANICHAEAN VIEWS OF BUDDHISM

2013-11-06 Thread s3raphita
Re No. I responded to an earlier question from you about my religious leanings a week or so ago; did you miss it?: So you did. Sorry. Re You could say I'm sympathetic to religions generally; I've read a good bit of theology because it interests me, but that's about it.: Sounds like me.

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: RE: MANICHAEAN VIEWS OF BUDDHISM

2013-11-06 Thread Richard J. Williams
The Buddha was the first historical yogin in India to attain Samadhi - the primary means of cultivating samadhi is meditation. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Samdhi http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sam%C4%81dhi_%28Buddhism%29 The Sanskrit word bodhi means awakened. This word roughly correlates to

[FairfieldLife] Bentinho Massaro: New Interview on Buddha at the Gas Pump - 11/06/2013

2013-11-06 Thread Rick Archer
blog updates from Buddha at the Gas Pump https://gallery.mailchimp.com/e709a491029b04e745834d34d/images/star.gif If you are not doing so already, please consider donating a minimum of $1 or $2 per month to help offset basic monthly expenses associated with hosting, MailChimp, etc. Of

[FairfieldLife] Parents eat all of kids Halloween candy-youtube.

2013-11-06 Thread wgm4u
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RK-oQfFToVg http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RK-oQfFToVg

Re: [FairfieldLife] Deepak Chopra - Buddha at the Gas Pump Interview

2013-11-06 Thread Bhairitu
Good interview. I watched it last night after I checked the site on my Android phone and then clicked on the video and had it run on my big screen using Chromecast. On 11/05/2013 10:39 PM, Duveyoung wrote:

[FairfieldLife] Rare Picture of Vivian Leigh

2013-11-06 Thread jr_esq
I saw her in Gone With the Wind. She was excellent in the movie, but I did not realize up till now that she was born in England. I suppose speaking like an American Southerner is very similar to the British accent. However, this got me wondering, why aren't there any Brits in England who

[FairfieldLife] RE: RE: MANICHAEAN VIEWS OF BUDDHISM

2013-11-06 Thread authfriend
Seraphita wrote: (snip) Re You could say I'm sympathetic to religions generally; I've read a good bit of theology because it interests me, but that's about it.: Sounds like me. Except I went to a Moravian school originally founded in 1753 as a utopian community. My parents

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: Before the British Invasion

2013-11-06 Thread Richard Williams
Other early and notable Detroit bands: The Stooges - Iggy Pop: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Stooges The Stooges performing in Austin, Texas, 2007: http://youtu.be/XL22_2g-4O8 [image: Inline image 1] Bob Seeger The Silver Bullet Band: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bob_Seger Marshall

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: MANICHAEAN VIEWS OF BUDDHISM

2013-11-06 Thread Richard J. Williams
Around here, if it looks like a Buddha, it's probably a Buddhist of some kind. MMY lived in the Himalayas with masters; MMY came out of the Himalayas and he looks like a Himalayan Master, so he is probably a Himalayan Master of some kind. Around here, if it looks like a duck, quacks like a

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: MANICHAEAN VIEWS OF BUDDHISM

2013-11-06 Thread Richard J. Williams
If he lived in the Himalayas with yogis; and if he came out of the Himalayas looking like a yogi; and he talks and looks like a yogi; and they call him a yogi; then he must be a yogi of some kind. On 11/6/2013 9:00 AM, dhamiltony...@yahoo.com wrote: It is said, Anyone who meditates with the

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: It must be more Jingoism

2013-11-06 Thread Bhairitu
What empty is afraid of is NOT socialism nor communism nor neo-liberalism (what is really happening) but authoritarianism. It can exist in any political system. To see it growing in the US is appalling but you see how fast some people including some FFL'ers give it a pass. Funny thing: I

[FairfieldLife] Couldn't happen to nicer people

2013-11-06 Thread TurquoiseB
Blockbuster is closing all its remaining stores. http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/11/06/blockbuster-closing_n_4226735.h\ tml http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/11/06/blockbuster-closing_n_4226735.\ html I always loathed the place, and it really was one of those chains where no matter where the

[FairfieldLife] RE: Parents eat all of kids Halloween candy-youtube.

2013-11-06 Thread feste37
What a horrible, cruel prank to play on the children. ---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, no_re...@yahoogroups.com wrote: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RK-oQfFToVg http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RK-oQfFToVg

[FairfieldLife] RE: Pamela Anderson...shown with the Science of Being...on ABC news

2013-11-06 Thread awoelflebater
---In fairfieldlife@yahoogroups.com, turquoiseb@... wrote: Found this GIF today, and couldn't resist poking fun at Ann's dream life about me (both waking and sleeping). :-) Oh Barry, don't doubt yourself. What would make you think I'd have to fake it with you every time? --- In

[FairfieldLife] RE: Parents eat all of kids Halloween candy-youtube.

2013-11-06 Thread feste37
What a horrible, cruel prank to play on the children. ---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, no_re...@yahoogroups.com wrote: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RK-oQfFToVg http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RK-oQfFToVg

Re: [FairfieldLife] Couldn't happen to nicer people

2013-11-06 Thread Bhairitu
I was at the old Blockbuster location in Pleasant Hill yesterday. It is now a chain vitamin store (and didn't have what I was looking for either). The last time I rented there I got a late notice even though I had returned the videos on time. Apparently the company had upgraded the database

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: Parents eat all of kids Halloween candy-youtube.

2013-11-06 Thread Bhairitu
I think my parents even pulled that prank on me once when I was a kid. Back then candy was made from sugar not HFCS. I noticed that the local supermarket had Halloween treats on sale for 50% off. This included pretzels. On 11/06/2013 11:52 AM, feste37 wrote: What a horrible, cruel prank

[FairfieldLife] Shania Twain

2013-11-06 Thread jr_esq
After reading the many challenges she has gone through in her life, I've become a fan of her music. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3zNKZUDffzUamp;list=RD022eK9WwCK22o http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3zNKZUDffzUamp;list=RD022eK9WwCK22o

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: MANICHAEAN VIEWS OF BUDDHISM

2013-11-06 Thread Share Long
Richard, it sounds like you're saying that anyone who is aspiring to be like Buddha is a Bhudhist. Would you also say that anyone who aspires to be like Christ is a Christian? If you are, it's kind of an interesting perspective on the whole thing. On Wednesday, November 6, 2013 12:31 PM,

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: It must be more Jingoism

2013-11-06 Thread Share Long
noozguru, I'm curious is your tantric teacher ever talked about synchronicity and such. What would he say about this kind of happening? On Wednesday, November 6, 2013 1:16 PM, Bhairitu noozg...@sbcglobal.net wrote:   What empty is afraid of is NOT socialism nor communism nor

Re: [FairfieldLife] Rare Picture of Vivian Leigh

2013-11-06 Thread Michael Jackson
you have never been to the South if you think the Brits speak like we do. On Wed, 11/6/13, jr_...@yahoo.com jr_...@yahoo.com wrote: Subject: [FairfieldLife] Rare Picture of Vivian Leigh To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Date: Wednesday, November 6,

Re: [FairfieldLife] Rare Picture of Vivian Leigh

2013-11-06 Thread Bhairitu
According to this video, southerners are speaking with a slowed down British accent: http://youtu.be/mNqY6ftqGq0 On 11/06/2013 01:48 PM, Michael Jackson wrote: you have never been to the South if you think the Brits speak like we do. On Wed,

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: All About Mantra and Japa

2013-11-06 Thread Richard Williams
On Sun, Nov 3, 2013 at 10:48 AM, emptyb...@yahoo.com wrote: The Lectures of Professor Troll: “Before we get started …” “Are we agreed so far? …” “So, let's review what we know …” Same with “Swami Agehananda Bharati” (aka Leopold Fischer) “Bharati is the particular *name* of one

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: It must be more Jingoism

2013-11-06 Thread Bhairitu
I don't think we ever discussed it. On 11/06/2013 12:58 PM, Share Long wrote: noozguru, I'm curious is your tantric teacher ever talked about synchronicity and such. What would he say about this kind of happening? On Wednesday, November 6, 2013 1:16 PM, Bhairitu noozg...@sbcglobal.net

[FairfieldLife] RE: Rare Picture of Vivian Leigh

2013-11-06 Thread s3raphita
Interesting video link. The funny thing is, I've always found the Southern drawl one of the most appealing of American accents. I used to work for the BBC and I can tell you that whenever BBC Radio broadcast a play which featured an American character, listeners would always write in to

[FairfieldLife] Post Count Thu 07-Nov-13 00:15:02 UTC

2013-11-06 Thread FFL PostCount
Fairfield Life Post Counter === Start Date (UTC): 11/02/13 00:00:00 End Date (UTC): 11/09/13 00:00:00 386 messages as of (UTC) 11/06/13 23:57:54 54 authfriend 38 Bhairitu 33 Share Long 26 s3raphita 26 awoelflebater 24 TurquoiseB 22 Richard J. Williams 20 wgm4u

[FairfieldLife] RE: Before the British Invasion

2013-11-06 Thread s3raphita
The California dreamin' scene we both liked was maybe a false dawn? The paradisiacal image of a sunny, optimistic, carefree lifestyle that appealed to me was given the lie by the sordid revelations of the antics of Papa John Phillips of The Mamas the Papas. Turns out he was a fully-paid-up

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: Rare Picture of Vivian Leigh

2013-11-06 Thread Bhairitu
Seems that British actors are very good at doing various American accents. Although in the commentary of the movie The Ward Jared Harris (Richard Harris's son) says there are some British accents that he finds difficult to do. It seems there is a better drama tradition in the UK whereas the

RE: Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: Rare Picture of Vivian Leigh

2013-11-06 Thread s3raphita
Re I tried to help my tantra teacher take some accent-reduction courses. Online there were some videos and they were able to boil down to a few points the way for someone from India to sound American.: Why so? Isn't hearing your own tongue spoken with a foreign accent rather appealing? In

[FairfieldLife] RE: MANICHAEAN VIEWS OF BUDDHISM

2013-11-06 Thread s3raphita
Re Then after starting TM I began to feel a need for a worship context and joined the church where I'd attended Sunday School, stayed a couple of years but wasn't inspired enough to continue, since I really wasn't into the Personal God aspect of the belief system (or Christ as savior). God as

[FairfieldLife] RE: It must be more Jingoism

2013-11-06 Thread emptybill
I don't know why people can't figure this out. Those weren't real New Mexico police. Those were Nabby's intersteller aliens probing this man's anus to get earthly bacteria cultures. That way they can condition their half-human half-alien broods so they can properly survive the bacterial

[FairfieldLife] RE: It must be more Jingoism

2013-11-06 Thread emptybill
OK. Not Vimalananda there! ---In fairfieldlife@yahoogroups.com, noozguru@... wrote: I don't think we ever discussed it. On 11/06/2013 12:58 PM, Share Long wrote: noozguru, I'm curious is your tantric teacher ever talked about synchronicity and such. What would he say about this

[FairfieldLife] Chan Meditation

2013-11-06 Thread yifuxero
Main center in Elmhurst, Queens, NY, other centers in LA, Sacramento, San Francisco, Long Island, NY City, Rochester, Dallas, Houston, Vermont, Chicago, Miami, and other places. (in the Pure Land School, incorporates Buddhist chants to Kwan Yin and the Surangama Sutra). ...

[FairfieldLife] RE: Chan Meditation

2013-11-06 Thread wgm4u
yep...well, we do have to get rid of the rats after all! :-) ---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, yifuxero@... wrote: Main center in Elmhurst, Queens, NY, other centers in LA, Sacramento, San Francisco, Long Island, NY City, Rochester, Dallas, Houston, Vermont, Chicago, Miami, and other

[FairfieldLife] The common endeavor of Buddhists

2013-11-06 Thread yifuxero
by Chan Master Sheng Yen: (not much of a connection to the TMO bs here). Though non-dualist, the Chan Master's (deceased) program incorporates devotion to Kwan Yin and the Amitabha Buddha through the medium of chanting short mantras and also the Sutras. No danger of the TMSP butt bouncers

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: Rare Picture of Vivian Leigh

2013-11-06 Thread Bhairitu
On 11/06/2013 05:12 PM, s3raph...@yahoo.com wrote: Re I tried to help my tantra teacher take some accent-reduction courses. Online there were some videos and they were able to boil down to a few points the way for someone from India to sound American.: Why so? Isn't hearing your own

[FairfieldLife] featuring Chan Master Xu Yun

2013-11-06 Thread yifuxero
pic 009 shows my first Buddhist teacher Hsuan Hwa to Xu Yun's left. Chan Master Sheng Yen is also in Xu Yun's lineage, but acknowledges a number of other teachers. ... http://maitreyaiaf.wix.com/university#!master-xu-yun/c95r http://maitreyaiaf.wix.com/university#!master-xu-yun/c95r

[FairfieldLife] RE: RE: Before the British Invasion

2013-11-06 Thread awoelflebater
This first part of the clip is an amazing example of rubber legs and the folks doing the twist are positively straight out of The Twilight Zone. Fantastic. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hMlD-nxiM2U http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hMlD-nxiM2U ---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com,

RE: Re: [FairfieldLife] Deepak Chopra - Buddha at the Gas Pump Interview

2013-11-06 Thread wgm4u
Well, I started watching it, but it seemed so boring I had to go on, (even though Rick tried to liven it up), Chopra just seemed totally *boring*. Like I said I did not watch the whole thing ---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, noozguru@... wrote: Good interview. I watched it last

RE: RE: Re: [FairfieldLife] Deepak Chopra - Buddha at the Gas Pump Interview

2013-11-06 Thread authfriend
I couldn't understand half of what he said, so I gave up on it too. ---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, no_re...@yahoogroups.com wrote: Well, I started watching it, but it seemed so boring I had to go on, (even though Rick tried to liven it up), Chopra just seemed totally *boring*. Like I

[FairfieldLife] RE: RE: MANICHAEAN VIEWS OF BUDDHISM

2013-11-06 Thread authfriend
Seraphita wrote: Re Then after starting TM I began to feel a need for a worship context and joined the church where I'd attended Sunday School, stayed a couple of years but wasn't inspired enough to continue, since I really wasn't into the Personal God aspect of the belief

[FairfieldLife] RE: Rare Picture of Vivian Leigh

2013-11-06 Thread jr_esq
Hey everyone, Guess what a New Jersey accent sounds like? Here it is: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cRn3yx7xYjw http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cRn3yx7xYjw ---In fairfieldlife@yahoogroups.com, s3raphita@... wrote: Re I tried to help my tantra teacher take some accent-reduction

[FairfieldLife] RE: featuring Chan Master Xu Yun

2013-11-06 Thread wgm4u
The 'Buddha' is the same as the 'Christ' or the 'Krishna', it is what MMY called the creative intelligence of the creator, it is *formless* creative intelligence, not to be confused with the historical characters of Jesus, Yadava Krishna, and Buddha the muni, get over this God has to have a

[FairfieldLife] RE: Before the British Invasion

2013-11-06 Thread s3raphita
Wow! Thanks for that! Yep, Vince looked just like a rock 'n' roller should look like - and he could dance - and he had that dangerous vibe that is essential for scaring the parents of teenage girls. There's a decent 30-minute documentary on his career here:

[FairfieldLife] Transgendered gone wrong...see after 9:00 minutes.

2013-11-06 Thread wgm4u
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dMIcNvX127o http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dMIcNvX127o

[FairfieldLife] RE: Rare Picture of Vivian Leigh

2013-11-06 Thread jr_esq
Michael, I've been to Virginia, Atlanta, Florida and Louisiana for about a week in each state. The common theme in speaking Southern is to stretch the vowels to slow down the speech a little bit, so it appears. Anyway, here's how Vivien Leigh did it in Gone With the Wind:

[FairfieldLife] Is the Holy Spirit on vacation?

2013-11-06 Thread yifuxero
An interesting speculative idea by MZ - that the Holy Spirit vacated the scene after the WWII Monte Casino bombing. MZ also questions, Where is Jesus. After some brief research on Christian Awakenings in the UK and the US, some believe there's an approximate 50 yea pattern starting from

[FairfieldLife] RE: Rare Picture of Vivian Leigh

2013-11-06 Thread s3raphita
Some also learned the King's English which is not in fashion in the US. You need to communicate with Joe and Jill Six Pack. The *Queen's* English! Elizabeth II is on the throne! Six-packs are for Joes aren't they. Don't Jills prefer curves? ---In fairfieldlife@yahoogroups.com,

[FairfieldLife] RE: Is the Holy Spirit on vacation?

2013-11-06 Thread s3raphita
Re An interesting speculative idea by MZ - that the Holy Spirit vacated the scene after the WWII Monte Cassino bombing. I've heard that idea before - but can't recall who said it. So who is MZ and why do you expect us to recognise the initials? Surely the Holy Spirit doesn't split when the

[FairfieldLife] RE: RE: featuring Chan Master Xu Yun

2013-11-06 Thread yifuxero
thx, my conclusion also; but your statement doesn't answer all of the fundamental questions. For example, is there a need (in relation to one's desires) to be devoted to ANY Buddha, Guru, or Deity? What say such devotees? Bascially, even in spite of accepting the Ultimate Reality as Brahman,

[FairfieldLife] You *CAN#39;T* change somebody#39;s gender by surgery, at 9 minutes.

2013-11-06 Thread wgm4u
http://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/FairfieldLife/conversations/messages/362542 http://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/FairfieldLife/conversations/messages/362542

[FairfieldLife] How vulgar can you get?

2013-11-06 Thread s3raphita
Two women wore 9/11 Twin Towers fancy-dress costumes and won a Halloween contest. Their outfits included models of the two hijacked planes crashing into the New York skyscrapers and tiny model people falling to their deaths. Funny old world we're living in. http://tinyurl.com/kro9mn7

[FairfieldLife] RE: Rare Picture of Vivian Leigh

2013-11-06 Thread jr_esq
Bhairitu, It's actually cool to have an Indian accent, especially if you're a guru of some kind. Also, if one comes to the USA after 16 years old or so, it's difficult to adopt the American accent even if you tried. One's native tongue is hard to erase. I believe MMY stated that it's

[FairfieldLife] RE: MANICHAEAN VIEWS OF BUDDHISM

2013-11-06 Thread emptybill
You're all sounding like desiccated corpses drying in the desert. There is another type of Christian life here in America. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H0M94z3Pev4 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H0M94z3Pev4 ---In fairfieldlife@yahoogroups.com, authfriend@... wrote: Seraphita wrote:

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: Rare Picture of Vivian Leigh

2013-11-06 Thread Bhairitu
An Indian friend who ran an little grocery store had a boy working for her who was from the Punjab. She told me she could barely understand him because of his accent. Indian accents very from region to region. And it also depends on education too. One thing that Maharishi had going for him

[FairfieldLife] Who#39;s who on FFL?

2013-11-06 Thread s3raphita
Can I mention something else that's been bugging me about FFL? I am Seraphita. That is Seraphita = Seraphita = Seraphita. That's the name I selected when registering with FFL. That's the name I always use. Simple OK? But we know there are a lot of people who have a sign-on name but who

[FairfieldLife] RE: Who#39;s who on FFL?

2013-11-06 Thread awoelflebater
---In fairfieldlife@yahoogroups.com, s3raphita@... wrote: Can I mention something else that's been bugging me about FFL? I am Seraphita. That is Seraphita = Seraphita = Seraphita. That's the name I selected when registering with FFL. That's the name I always use. Simple OK? But we

[FairfieldLife] RE: How to Scare Somali Pirates Away

2013-11-06 Thread s3raphita
The depressing thing is that Royal Navy ships have now been told *not* to capture Somali pirates as the crew may then claim political asylum in the UK with the consequent expense of bringing them back to Britain, housing and feeding them, paying their legal expenses as they plead their case in

[FairfieldLife] RE: Rare Picture of Vivian Leigh

2013-11-06 Thread s3raphita
Sanskrit/Indian pronunciation has always bemused me. The most obvious example to us is that Maharishi should be Marshy. But most everyone in the world of common folk says Maharishi. It's the smug insiders who like to say Marshy. And when it comes to the longer, technical terms used in