[FairfieldLife] Re: Big Bang totally unnecessary

2013-12-12 Thread TurquoiseB
--- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, wrote: ---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, jr_esq@ wrote: Also, your statement that the universe just happened raises some questions for logical and scientific reasons. As stated in the Kalam Cosmological Argument, your statement cannot stand further

[FairfieldLife] Re: Inside China: Nuclear submarines capable of widespread attack on U.S.

2013-12-12 Thread TurquoiseB
--- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, wrote: With reference to DEFENCE, Heaven on Earth will be characterized by 'victory before war' -lack of the need to prepare for defense, because everything and everyone will be on the path of evolution, and as a result, coherence in every country will be

[FairfieldLife] Re: Sid's reply to the infamous B.Mullquist!

2013-12-12 Thread TurquoiseB
--- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, Richard J. Williams wrote: That's like a zen koan: You need a boat to cross over to the other side. But, once you cross over, you find that there is no other side and no crossing over. This being so, you would look foolish carrying a boat around on top

[FairfieldLife] Creation

2013-12-12 Thread TurquoiseB

[FairfieldLife] Christmas Song

2013-12-12 Thread TurquoiseB
Sweet. McMaster University in Canada has a number of Bruce Cockburn's notebooks in their collection, so they made their Christmas cards from one of them. These are the original lyrics to one of Bruce's songs, along with the drawing he made to go with them. A link to the song itself is under the

[FairfieldLife] Reaping For Dummies

2013-12-12 Thread TurquoiseB
When the Reaper comes for you, hope that they send a trainee: http://digg.com/video/reaping-for-dummies http://digg.com/video/reaping-for-dummies

[FairfieldLife] Re: Inside China: Nuclear submarines capable of widespread attack on U.S.

2013-12-12 Thread dhamiltony2k5
A Platform for World Peace-making: “One of the now disputed areas is a submerged rock on which a South Korean maritime research base is perched” http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-25288268 http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-25288268 Come to a group Mediation Meditation for

[FairfieldLife] RE: Meditation Fairfield, Iowa

2013-12-12 Thread dhamiltony2k5
Nice photos of Fair Field, Iowa http://www.beingandseeing.com/ http://www.beingandseeing.com/ Fairfield Come, humble sinner, in whose breast A thousand thoughts revolve. Come with your guilt and fear oppressed, And make this last resolve. I'll go to the Domes , though my sin Hath

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Sid's reply to the infamous B.Mullquist!

2013-12-12 Thread Richard Williams
The problem here is that there's no blonde on either side - it's all just an appearance. In reality, there's nobody to be blonde, no sides at all, and no going over either. We talk as if there was another shore on the other side and a boat that takes us over, but those are just conventions of

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: car older than 2012? Don't use E15 gas...

2013-12-12 Thread Richard Williams
It's really a moot point since there are probably zero E15 pumps in all of Iowa. And, I don't need no Snopes in order to understand the oil business - my family has been in the oil business for twenty years and Dad still works for Ridge Oil up near Graham. The use of ethanol in automobiles lowers

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: Mandela Memorial: Deaf Signer Was a Fake!

2013-12-12 Thread Mike Dixon
Regarding the Obama/Biden comment... Bingo! On Wednesday, December 11, 2013 7:12 PM, s3raph...@yahoo.com s3raph...@yahoo.com wrote:   ReLOL , a pair of loonies!: A wit on a comments section re this story said that Obama never has to worry about being assassinated since he chose Joe

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: car older than 2012? Don't use E15 gas...

2013-12-12 Thread Share Long
Richard, yesterday I filled up the tank. I use 87 since that is what it says to use in the owner's manual. But 87 says it has ethanol in it! Now, this is what I call a real life zen koan because basically I have to surrender. I have to take action and leave the rest up to Life, Universe, God,

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Sid's reply to the infamous B.Mullquist!

2013-12-12 Thread Share Long
Richard, if it's all just an appearance then I guess there's no one to reply to. And no one replying either! Is everything a metaphor for everything else? (-: On Thursday, December 12, 2013 6:21 AM, Richard Williams pundits...@gmail.com wrote:   The problem here is that there's no

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: Relevant Information about Bronte Baxter, Gail Tredwell#39;s editor

2013-12-12 Thread Richard J. Williams
Thanks for the insight, Alex. I'm thinking of putting Bronte Baxter, Gena Catena, and Gail Treadwell on my list of Kooks, along with the others already on my list: Judith Bourque Conny Larssen John Knapp Mike Doughney Robert Kropinsky Joe Kellet Tom Anderson I mean, it's one thing to join

Re: [FairfieldLife] What People Eat

2013-12-12 Thread Share Long
Richard, there are rice cookers which work pretty well and don't enslave one to the stove! In fact, one can even use a rice cooker to cook, yep, quinoa! Go figure! On Wednesday, December 11, 2013 6:04 PM, Richard J. Williams pundits...@gmail.com wrote:   Thanks for the tips! We love

[FairfieldLife] Does this guy love his wife or what?

2013-12-12 Thread Share Long
http://www.buzzfeed.com/maycie/this-guy-travelled-the-country-in-a-pink-tutu-just-to-make-h?bffb

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: What People Eat

2013-12-12 Thread Richard J. Williams
Got one on the way from Amazon! You've saved me from one step in my coffee making routine. I knew I could count on you. Thanks for the tip. Capresso 259 H2O Plus Glass Water Kettle, Polished Chrome: http://www.amazon.com/Capresso-259-Kettle-Polished-Chrome

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: Meditation Fairfield, Iowa

2013-12-12 Thread Share Long
Thanks, Buck, these are wonderful too. I didn't realize how many good photographers we have in FF. I've always thought the midwest has its own kind of beauty. Sure, the coasts have beautiful sunrises on the ocean and the west has the snow clad Rockies. But all that land stretching out in all

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: car older than 2012? Don#39;t use E15 gas...

2013-12-12 Thread dhamiltony2k5
Actually gas distributors stopped shipping 87-unleaded gasoline to Iowa recently. The only alchy free gas you can buy now is premium grade that costs about 50 cents per gallon more than the alchy blends. Buy premium for your small gasoline engines like chainsaws, snowblowers and generators and

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

2013-12-12 Thread Richard Williams
We've been drinking coffee for years. We know a couple that drive all the way to the north side to get their beans. They claim that the beans they get are fresher, roasted on the spot. And, it's true, the beans they get are great, but they cost nearly $10.00. Whenever we're on that side of town we

[FairfieldLife] A Cat's Guide To Taking Care Of Your Human

2013-12-12 Thread TurquoiseB
It's a commercial, but if you live with a cat or two, a good one: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UJPJUaZZOssfeature=youtu.be http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UJPJUaZZOssfeature=youtu.be

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Sid's reply to the infamous B.Mullquist!

2013-12-12 Thread Richard J. Williams
It's like a zen koan: You can think of this way - there are souls, but no over-soul; you have a soul while you are living, but not an eternal soul; when you pass away, there's no permanent soul to reincarnate; but there may be left-over karma that you have to deal with; so there is rebirth, so

[FairfieldLife] RE: Krapp#39;s Last Tape

2013-12-12 Thread authfriend
Thanks very much, Emily, I will do that shortly. The weird thing is that the embedded videos didn't show up in Bob's posts, just the URLs. And when I checked my latest post last night just after sending it, they didn't show up in mine either. But this morning they do. Emily wrote: Judy I

[FairfieldLife] Re: For all romantics out there

2013-12-12 Thread Richard Williams
Very romantic dancing song! [image: Inline image 1] 'I Just Want to Dance With You' by George Strait http://youtu.be/HxxhNAyj3QQ On Mon, Dec 9, 2013 at 9:28 PM, Richard Williams pundits...@gmail.comwrote: [image: Inline image 1] George Strait - The Chair http://youtu.be/_Nh-NsqBsGE

[FairfieldLife] Re: Great Country Classics

2013-12-12 Thread Richard Williams
Marty Robbins [image: Inline image 1] Marty Robbins Devil Woman 1978 Live in Holland http://youtu.be/_zhHpsMezkA On Tue, Dec 10, 2013 at 10:18 PM, Richard Williams pundits...@gmail.comwrote: Tear Jerk Song [image: Inline image 1] George Strait - Give It Away http://youtu.be/qYNcR44qKds

[FairfieldLife] Re: For all romantics out there

2013-12-12 Thread TurquoiseB
--- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, Richard Williams wrote: Very romantic dancing song! Speaking of romantic songs, here's one that has a cool story behind it. Back when I used to live in L.A., there was a bar out in North Malibu that I used to go to often to listen to a band called Billy

[FairfieldLife] RE: Krapp#39;s Last Tape, part deux

2013-12-12 Thread authfriend
Continuing with what got cut off: Starts on page 3 of the Scribd pagination. It's long--he's pretty wordy--but he goes well beyond the Wikipedia level. He also wrote a book called The Darkness of God: Negativity in Christian Mysticism, which I haven't read but plan to. (By negativity, he

[FairfieldLife] Re: Big Bang totally unnecessary

2013-12-12 Thread authfriend
Barry ranted: It's just one of those arguments that God-freaks trot out to prove the existence of the Big Man In The Sky they believe in. Sheesh, you're even more ignorant than Richard Dawkins. Get that Straw Man in the Sky before he gets you! The whole *point* of the thesis I proposed

[FairfieldLife] RE: Unanswered question

2013-12-12 Thread emptybill
An-artaxios sez: I recall reading something long ago about the gnostics, that our awareness is imprisoned, and there are seven levels to this prison and we have to escape each one before we are free. These stations are known as the toll-houses of the soul. Each one is controlled by an

[FairfieldLife] Over half of all Internet users are not human

2013-12-12 Thread TurquoiseB
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-25346235 http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-25346235

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Sid's reply to the infamous B.Mullquist!

2013-12-12 Thread Share Long
This is a wonderful story, Richard, and one that I've never heard before, thank you for posting. Next time I sweep snow off the front deck, I'll pay closer attention to the sound of the broom on the wood. There's hope for me yet! On Thursday, December 12, 2013 7:41 AM, Richard J. Williams

Re: [FairfieldLife] Over half of all Internet users are not human

2013-12-12 Thread Share Long
turq, does this mean that 942 members of FFL are bots?! On Thursday, December 12, 2013 9:31 AM, TurquoiseB turquoi...@yahoo.com wrote:   http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-25346235 

Re: [FairfieldLife] A Cat's Guide To Taking Care Of Your Human

2013-12-12 Thread Share Long
Love it! On Thursday, December 12, 2013 7:24 AM, TurquoiseB turquoi...@yahoo.com wrote:   It's a commercial, but if you live with a cat or two, a good one: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UJPJUaZZOssfeature=youtu.be

[FairfieldLife] Re: Over half of all Internet users are not human

2013-12-12 Thread TurquoiseB
--- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, Share Long wrote: turq, does this mean that 942 members of FFL are bots?! Absolutely. You can always tell the 'bots from the humans because they're the ones who keep replying to posts from people who don't reply to them. What would do that *but* a 'bot?

[FairfieldLife] Re: Over half of all Internet users are not human

2013-12-12 Thread authfriend
You see, according to Barry, no post commenting on something he has said has any meaning unless he validates it by responding to it. IOW, it's entirely up to Barry whether one is a bot or not. ;-) Barry bites: turq, does this mean that 942 members of FFL are bots?! Absolutely. You can

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Over half of all Internet users are not human

2013-12-12 Thread Share Long
Judy and turq, I'm still amazed by that 61.5 statistic. And it was interesting to me to translate that into the everyday context of FFL. I wonder if there are any real 'bots who at least visit here. On Thursday, December 12, 2013 10:18 AM, authfri...@yahoo.com authfri...@yahoo.com wrote:

[FairfieldLife] Re: Big Bang totally unnecessary

2013-12-12 Thread awoelflebater
---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, authfriend@... wrote: Barry ranted: It's just one of those arguments that God-freaks trot out to prove the existence of the Big Man In The Sky they believe in. Sheesh, you're even more ignorant than Richard Dawkins. Get that Straw Man in the Sky

[FairfieldLife] Re: Over half of all Internet users are not human

2013-12-12 Thread awoelflebater
---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, turquoiseb@... wrote: --- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, Share Long wrote: turq, does this mean that 942 members of FFL are bots?! Absolutely. You can always tell the 'bots from the humans because they're the ones who keep replying to posts

[FairfieldLife] RE: Krapp#39;s Last Tape

2013-12-12 Thread emilymaenot
Re: Wow, really? Well, by all means jump in the conversation whenever you feel like it. Yes, really. Funny. I won't be jumping in however; it's new to me and way out of my league. I'm practicing listening, although I could probably tell you how I'm *feeling* about it. Oh dear. Smile.

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

2013-12-12 Thread Bhairitu
So how many Starbucks are in Austin? Strange Fact: The more Starbucks cafes there are in town, the more likely that county voted Democratic last election. http://temecula.patch.com/groups/newscruncher/p/best-maps-of-2013-starbucks-and-the-election-temecula By the time I arrived in California

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: What People Eat

2013-12-12 Thread Bhairitu
These cold California days a toasted sandwich is really good. So I decided to skip the two step process and got a sandwich toaster. They're not expensive and I decided to go after a Cuisinart one since it got good reviews and would be built well compared to some of the usual brands you see

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Over half of all Internet users are not human

2013-12-12 Thread Bhairitu
When one authors a web site you put in a robots.txt file which supposed to keep bots out of areas of your board which are not relevant or you don't want snooping around in. On 12/12/2013 08:24 AM, Share Long wrote: Judy and turq, I'm still amazed by that 61.5 statistic. And it was interesting

[FairfieldLife] Hindus and Satanists unite

2013-12-12 Thread Bhairitu
This is kinda funny and more power to them. Hindus join Satanists demanding equal placement on Oklahoma capitol grounds http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2013/12/11/hindus-join-satanists-demanding-equal-placement-on-oklahoma-capitol-grounds/

[FairfieldLife] Carl Sagan and Government_ Charlie Rose.wmv - YouTube

2013-12-12 Thread Rick Archer
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_iyFw8UF85A

[FairfieldLife] About Time!!!

2013-12-12 Thread Bhairitu
‘This is not a movement you are going to stop’ – Connecticut governor signs first GMO labeling law in US http://rt.com/usa/connecticut-malloy-gmo-labels-148/ Now to get another proposition on the California ballot and watch closely for voting machine tampering. There is evidence that the

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Over half of all Internet users are not human

2013-12-12 Thread authfriend
What you want to ask, Share, is not whether 942 members of FFL are bots (or whether any members of FFL are bots, for that matter) but whether 61.5 percent of visits to FFL are made by bots. There's no way for us to know that (although the answer is almost certainly not, given what bots are for

[FairfieldLife] RE: Krapp#39;s Last Tape

2013-12-12 Thread authfriend
Just for the record, I meant that I'm surprised anyone was interested enough! I don't think it's out of your league at all, but stick to what you're comfortable with. Don't be hesitant to ask questions if you have them. Whether either Bob or I will be able to answer them is a different matter.

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Over half of all Internet users are not human

2013-12-12 Thread Share Long
Similiarly, Judy, what I'd really like to know is what percentage of Internet time is from the 'bots and and what percentage from us humans. On Thursday, December 12, 2013 12:40 PM, authfri...@yahoo.com authfri...@yahoo.com wrote:   What you want to ask, Share, is not whether 942 members

Re: [FairfieldLife] Hindus and Satanists unite

2013-12-12 Thread Share Long
noozguru, what a funny ole world we live in. I love it! On Thursday, December 12, 2013 11:32 AM, Bhairitu noozg...@sbcglobal.net wrote:   This is kinda funny and more power to them. Hindus join Satanists demanding equal placement on Oklahoma capitol grounds

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

2013-12-12 Thread Share Long
noozguru, zero Starbuck's in FF! Actually it's kind of fun to play with the strange fact: does Starbuck's coffee secretly contain an ingredient that makes a person vote Democratic? Or maybe there's a subliminal something happening at Starbucks such that one is hypnotized into voting Democratic.

[FairfieldLife] Re: Big Bang totally unnecessary

2013-12-12 Thread authfriend
Thanks for da kind woids, Ann. snip Ann wrote: I loved absolutely everything about this reply. This is not because I necessarily agree with all of it but because it comes from a place of such intelligence and openness and clarity that it makes me feel good and it makes the points Judy

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Over half of all Internet users are not human

2013-12-12 Thread authfriend
What's Internet time? Share wondered: Similiarly, Judy, what I'd really like to know is what percentage of Internet time is from the 'bots and and what percentage from us humans. On Thursday, December 12, 2013 12:40 PM, authfriend@... authfriend@... wrote: What you want to

[FairfieldLife] quot;How Animals Eat Their Foodquot;

2013-12-12 Thread authfriend
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qnydFmqHuVo http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qnydFmqHuVo (For some reason I can no longer insert clickable links. The icon has stopped working.)

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Over half of all Internet users are not human

2013-12-12 Thread Bhairitu
An 10 base time idea by Swatch that never caught on: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Swatch_Internet_Time Supposedly it would make it easier to calculate the time in other countries. However these days the move because of the Internet is to drop time zones altogether and just use UTC for the

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Over half of all Internet users are not human

2013-12-12 Thread authfriend
Um, thanks, but I don't think that's what Share had in mind, Bhairitu. Bhairitu wrote: An 10 base time idea by Swatch that never caught on: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Swatch_Internet_Time http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Swatch_Internet_Time Supposedly it would make it easier to calculate

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Over half of all Internet users are not human

2013-12-12 Thread Share Long
Judy and noozguru, I simply meant what percentage of time on Internet is that of humans and that of robots. On Thursday, December 12, 2013 1:21 PM, authfri...@yahoo.com authfri...@yahoo.com wrote:   What's Internet time? Share wondered: Similiarly, Judy, what I'd really like to know

Re: [FairfieldLife] How Animals Eat Their Food

2013-12-12 Thread Mike Dixon
LOL! I like the T-Rex. On Thursday, December 12, 2013 11:41 AM, authfri...@yahoo.com authfri...@yahoo.com wrote:   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qnydFmqHuVo (For some reason I can no longer insert clickable links. The icon has stopped working.)

[FairfieldLife] The Healthiest States in America

2013-12-12 Thread jr_esq
I'm surprised that Hawaii is rated number 1. Here is the rest: http://health.yahoo.net/articles/healthcare/25-healthiest-states-2013 http://health.yahoo.net/articles/healthcare/25-healthiest-states-2013

Re: [FairfieldLife] Ice Krispies

2013-12-12 Thread Bhairitu
How do you define real music? On 12/11/2013 02:33 PM, authfri...@yahoo.com wrote: Here, listen to some real music: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BKcL6BZXcV4 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ELEq1MA8m8Q http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4IUM-ropDro And the 2001 music:

Re: [FairfieldLife] Ice Krispies

2013-12-12 Thread Share Long
noozguru, for me, any music that moves me and or delights me is real. Not all classical music falls into this category of mine. On Thursday, December 12, 2013 2:01 PM, Bhairitu noozg...@sbcglobal.net wrote:   How do you define real music? On 12/11/2013 02:33 PM, authfri...@yahoo.com

Re: [FairfieldLife] quot;How Animals Eat Their Foodquot;

2013-12-12 Thread authfriend
Highly sophisticated humor. ;-) There's a Part 2, which isn't quite as funny, but still a trip. I loved the lizard, and the rhinoceros. (Obviously I was wrong about not being able to insert clickable links.) Mike wrote: LOL! I like the T-Rex. On Thursday, December 12, 2013

Re: [FairfieldLife] How Animals Eat Their Food

2013-12-12 Thread Share Long
I like that they both have toddler cups to drink out of. Very nice touch because totally unrelated to the main theme. And I thought the other guy was a perfect foil for the *animal* guy. On Thursday, December 12, 2013 2:16 PM, authfri...@yahoo.com authfri...@yahoo.com wrote:   Highly

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Over half of all Internet users are not human

2013-12-12 Thread authfriend
facepalm That's what I was afraid you meant. Share explained: Judy and noozguru, I simply meant what percentage of time on Internet is that of humans and that of robots. On Thursday, December 12, 2013 1:21 PM, authfriend@... authfriend@... wrote: What's Internet time?

[FairfieldLife] David Lynch Foundation now LIVE

2013-12-12 Thread nablusoss1008
http://www.dlflive.org/#sthash.Ro7eFaqf.77R37OJc.dpbs http://www.dlflive.org/#sthash.Ro7eFaqf.77R37OJc.dpbs

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: Bron-Broen, season 2

2013-12-12 Thread Bhairitu
A search on Bron Broen downloads shows that DMCA notice to Google at the bottom. The notice is from FOX's legal division. However it does not list Bron Broen but The Bridge instead. The way the DMCA works is the copyright holder must send a notice. YouTube itself won't go through a look

Re: [FairfieldLife] Ice Krispies

2013-12-12 Thread authfriend
I know it when I hear it. Murphy's Adagio ain't, IMHO. Listen to the videos I posted, see if you hear a difference. Has to be interesting and challenging. Bhairitu asked: How do you define real music? On 12/11/2013 02:33 PM, authfriend@... mailto:authfriend@... wrote: Here, listen to

[FairfieldLife] RE: Big Bang totally unnecessary

2013-12-12 Thread jr_esq
Barry, It's logical to say that there is a Prime Mover if one reaches an infinite regression situation. It isn't arbitrary. Specifically, space and time are mental constructs. They cannot exist without a Knower. Without a Knower, there is NOTHING, NOWHERE, NOTIME. How is it possible

Re: [FairfieldLife] quot;How Animals Eat Their Foodquot;

2013-12-12 Thread authfriend
I would imagine they had toddler cups so the liquid didn't splash all over them each time the animal guy fell on the table (and so the table, which was made of cardboard boxes, wouldn't get all soggy from being repeatedly drenched). A technical issue, IOW. Share opined: I like that they

[FairfieldLife] A pact with the devil

2013-12-12 Thread s3raphita
This is an old story I've only just come across - but a fun prank, pulled by GameStation, a UK online gaming store. It resulted in the voluntary surrender of 7,500 souls. The soul-snatching was made possible through an immortal soul clause buried in the site's terms and conditions. The

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: What People Eat

2013-12-12 Thread j_alexander_stanley
My most recent experience with Cuisinart is my new coffee maker. It got a great review on Consumer Reports, and the Amazon reviews remarked on how well it brews coffee. But, also mentioned many times on Amazon is the crappy latch mechanism on the lid. I figured the problem was a mixture of poor

Re: [FairfieldLife] Ice Krispies

2013-12-12 Thread Bhairitu
Amusing. I was an honors music student at a major university with composition as my strength. What was interesting was learning how these guys actually came up with their music. There even are some pieces that are adaptations of bar songs of the composer's day. There really is no venue for

[FairfieldLife] RE: Big Bang totally unnecessary

2013-12-12 Thread anartaxius
Comments on jr_esq's response to Barry What are the characteristics of a 'Prime Mover'? How do you find those out? How do you determine if there is a prime mover or not? What is the test? With regard to experiences that result from meditation etc., I have had a number of really

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: What People Eat

2013-12-12 Thread Bhairitu
My other experience with Cuisinart is with their food processor. A very popular party snack is a smokey egg dip which is best made using a food processor. One year I wanted to take it to a company party so my sister offered to make it for me. Then she remembered she also had my mother's

[FairfieldLife] Post Count Fri 13-Dec-13 00:15:02 UTC

2013-12-12 Thread FFL PostCount
Fairfield Life Post Counter === Start Date (UTC): 12/07/13 00:00:00 End Date (UTC): 12/14/13 00:00:00 795 messages as of (UTC) 12/12/13 23:21:30 113 Richard J. Williams 92 Share Long 89 authfriend 64 TurquoiseB 64 Bhairitu 61 s3raphita 61 dhamiltony2k5 35

Re: [FairfieldLife] Ice Krispies

2013-12-12 Thread authfriend
Some original movie and TV scores are excellent, worth listening to as music for its own sake. Others...not so much. For that matter, there's plenty of real popular music as well (e.g., the Beatles). And some musicals have had excellent music (much of Rodgers and Hammerstein, also Loesser's

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: What I Did Today

2013-12-12 Thread Richard Williams
If George Armstrong Custer had some Winchester repeaters it sure would have helped! It also would have helped if had taken that shipment of Gatling guns with him. Also, he refused additional help from other troops stating that he could whip any bunch of Indians or something to that effect. LoL!

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: Unanswered question

2013-12-12 Thread yifuxero
Right, as in the Sant Mat Tradition where the first main goal is rising above bodily consciousness...i.e. a near death experience without the near death. The subtle bodies separate out from the physical, which may (they say) appear as if dead. Then, the astral body is left behind and the

[FairfieldLife] Re: Great Country Classics

2013-12-12 Thread Richard Williams
Ace in the Hole by George Strait George Strait and his band, all local boys, are known for performing songs that sound just like the record album. A very tight band, great voice, and simple songs with great lyrics. This is an example of modern country, not honky-tonk corn. One of my favorites:

[FairfieldLife] OM Jai Laxmi Mata

2013-12-12 Thread yifuxero
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RnfxQSNTsno http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RnfxQSNTsno

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Over half of all Internet users are not human

2013-12-12 Thread emilymaenot
---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, authfriend@... wrote: facepalm That's what I was afraid you meant. Share explained: Judy and noozguru, I simply meant what percentage of time on Internet is that of humans and that of robots. Share, lets you and I try this that yifu

[FairfieldLife] RE: The Healthiest States in America

2013-12-12 Thread emilymaenot
Maryland, DC, and Washington are the top three (out of 10) for brain health; Iowa didn't make the list, surprisingly.

[FairfieldLife] quot;In the Beginning was the Wordquot;

2013-12-12 Thread yifuxero
lecture on Nada, the Sound Current, by Ishwar Puri: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q0peuqe-wUk http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q0peuqe-wUk

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: Unanswered question

2013-12-12 Thread Richard J. Williams
Maybe where you live. But, it's all pretty much laid out in Nader Raam's book, cited below. You probably wouldn't have read this book, since it costs $450.00, and you're not anywhere near a Golden Dome of Pure Knowledge, where you might have access to a copy. There's a copy at Radiance, the TM

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: Unanswered question

2013-12-12 Thread Richard J. Williams
On 12/11/2013 10:42 PM, s3raph...@yahoo.com wrote: The ancient Gnostics had a wonderful myth that awakened souls after death found themselves raised to the Moon There are many reason for identifying the Gnostic movement with the the appearance only theory of the Buddhist Mahayana, a fact that

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: What People Eat

2013-12-12 Thread awoelflebater
---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, j_alexander_stanley@... wrote: My most recent experience with Cuisinart is my new coffee maker. It got a great review on Consumer Reports, and the Amazon reviews remarked on how well it brews coffee. But, also mentioned many times on Amazon is the

Re: [FairfieldLife] Ice Krispies

2013-12-12 Thread Bhairitu
On 12/12/2013 04:36 PM, authfri...@yahoo.com wrote: I'm of two minds about the use of existing serious music in films. On one hand, at least moviegoers get some exposure to it. On the other, it imposes a kind of sentimentality (positive and/or negative) on the music that is not native to it

[FairfieldLife] RE: Big Bang totally unnecessary

2013-12-12 Thread awoelflebater
---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, anartaxius@... wrote: Comments on jr_esq's response to Barry What are the characteristics of a 'Prime Mover'? How do you find those out? How do you determine if there is a prime mover or not? What is the test? With regard to experiences that

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Over half of all Internet users are not human

2013-12-12 Thread Richard J. Williams
On 12/12/2013 9:56 AM, TurquoiseB wrote: */Absolutely. You can always tell the 'bots from the humans because they're the ones who keep replying to posts from people who don't reply to them. What would do that *but* a 'bot? :-)/* So, I don't know how you'd know this, since on your own testimony,

Re: [FairfieldLife] Ice Krispies

2013-12-12 Thread Bhairitu
On 12/12/2013 05:51 PM, Bhairitu wrote: On 12/12/2013 04:36 PM, authfri...@yahoo.com wrote: I'm of two minds about the use of existing serious music in films. On one hand, at least moviegoers get some exposure to it. On the other, it imposes a kind of sentimentality (positive and/or

Re: [FairfieldLife] Ice Krispies

2013-12-12 Thread authfriend
Good lord, I should hope he wasn't trying to glorify it. But that he was mocking war doesn't change the fact that it degrades a sublime piece of music for those who have seen the film. Bhairitu wrote: On 12/12/2013 04:36 PM, authfriend@... mailto:authfriend@... wrote: I'm of two

[FairfieldLife] Real UFO With Aliens Caught On Camera - Dec. 6, 2013 - YouTube

2013-12-12 Thread Rick Archer
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=suBp3ai-xG8#t=10

[FairfieldLife] Fwd: FP’s Situation Report: Idris forced out of Syria, aid cut; Kerry at FP: a golden age of diplomacy; Hagel unveils secret base; Vets don’t like budget deal; Dude’s got smooth; Snowd

2013-12-12 Thread wleed3
4 Ur info---BeginMessage--- Thursday, December 12, 2013 FP’s Situation Report: Idris forced out of Syria, aid cut; Kerry at FP: a golden age of diplomacy; Hagel unveils secret base; Vets don’t like budget deal; Dude’s got smooth; Snowden to FP: “I have a passport problem;” and a bit

Re: [FairfieldLife] Ice Krispies

2013-12-12 Thread Share Long
Judy and noozguru, I think music for a movie is simply another art form, best appreciated on its own merits rather than compared to another context of musical creation.  When I think of some of the wonderful music I've encountered in movies, I only feel gratitude to those who created it. One of

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: 100 Great Rock Artists

2013-12-12 Thread Richard Williams
The Grateful Dead [image: Inline image 1] Cover art by Mouse Grateful Dead - Touch of Grey 1987 http://youtu.be/wOaXTg3nAuY Rolling Stone ranked them 57th in the list of the Greatest Artists of all Time. I attended several Dead performances in San Francisco in 1966 at the Fillmore Auditorium

[FairfieldLife] Fwd: FP’s Situation Report: Idris forced out of Syria, aid cut; Kerry at FP: a golden age of diplomacy; Hagel unveils secret base; Vets don’t like budget deal; Dude’s got smooth; Snowd

2013-12-12 Thread wleed3
4 Ur info only---BeginMessage--- 4 Ur info---BeginMessage--- Thursday, December 12, 2013 FP’s Situation Report: Idris forced out of Syria, aid cut; Kerry at FP: a golden age of diplomacy; Hagel unveils secret base; Vets don’t like budget deal; Dude’s got smooth; Snowden to FP: “I have a

Re: [FairfieldLife] Ice Krispies

2013-12-12 Thread authfriend
That's fine, I would expect you to say you think that. I was making a different point, however. But note that if this is how you see it, it would never make sense to listen to a sound-track album, because what you're essentially saying is that the music can't be, or shouldn't be, separated

Re: [FairfieldLife] Ice Krispies

2013-12-12 Thread Share Long
Judy, what comes to mind is the To be or not to be speech in Hamlet. It can be considered as a creation in and of itself. But certainly it is best considered in context of the entire play. On Thursday, December 12, 2013 8:27 PM, Share Long sharelon...@yahoo.com wrote:   Judy and

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: 100 Great Rock Artists

2013-12-12 Thread Richard Williams
Jefferson Airplane [image: Inline image 1] Jefferson Airplane - White Rabbit 1967 http://youtu.be/WANNqr-vcx0 In this song you can hear Grace Slick's great contralto voice. Two hits from the album Surrealistic Pillow are Somebody to Love and White Rabbit, listed in Rolling Stone's 500 Greatest

[FairfieldLife] RE: Big Bang totally unnecessary

2013-12-12 Thread anartaxius
Sherwood Schwartz, the creator of Gilligan's Island, said he patterned the 'seven stranded castaways' after the seven deadly sins but he didn't admit it until years later in his book about the show. (There is that number '7' again, as in seven states of unconsciousness) The sins and their

[FairfieldLife] RE: Big Bang totally unnecessary

2013-12-12 Thread s3raphita
Re I have the heat turned down to save $$.: If you're so smart why aren't you rich? Sorry, just being cute. But aren't awakening experiences with their rock-solid sort of effect that cannot be doubted more amenable to explanations that prioritise idealism (mind is more fundamental than

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