[FairfieldLife] Re: Philip K. Dick was smarter than you, and earlier

2014-02-01 Thread TurquoiseB
--- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, Michael Jackson wrote: It will probably give you all the willies to know that Crumb did an illuminated Holy Bible - not a send up , not a parody, but an illustrated Bible with his art work. Not the entire Bible...just the book of Genesis. It's been called

[FairfieldLife] Those who reject superstition are displaying extra brain power

2014-02-01 Thread TurquoiseB
Remember the talk of omens when a couple of birds attacked the Pope's peace doves? Remember when Maharishi mistook an icicle on his balcony for Shiva? New research suggests that the brains of many people are naturally susceptible to projecting meaning onto meaningless events and considering them

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: Secret Doctrines

2014-02-01 Thread Share Long
thanks, Richard, wonderful explanation from nothingness about nothingness for the sake of nothingess, all via Maharishi (-: On Friday, January 31, 2014 10:32 PM, Richard Williams pundits...@gmail.com wrote:   Everything Has Its Basis in Nothing MMY at Vlodrop, NE The thing is,

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Deploying Meditators for Peace

2014-02-01 Thread Share Long
thank you, merudanda, but for someone like me with pre glaucoma, it's better to avoid any asanas that feature the legs above the head. Something about increased pressure on optic nerve. On Friday, January 31, 2014 5:04 PM, merudanda no_re...@yahoogroups.com wrote:   ---In

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Philip K. Dick was smarter than you, and earlier

2014-02-01 Thread Michael Jackson
You are right, it was the book Genesis On Sat, 2/1/14, TurquoiseB turquoi...@yahoo.com wrote: Subject: [FairfieldLife] Re: Philip K. Dick was smarter than you, and earlier To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Date: Saturday, February 1, 2014, 10:12 AM

Re: [FairfieldLife] Those who reject superstition are displaying extra brain power

2014-02-01 Thread Michael Jackson
Can you expand on the icicle event? I have never heard that story. On Sat, 2/1/14, TurquoiseB turquoi...@yahoo.com wrote: Subject: [FairfieldLife] Those who reject superstition are displaying extra brain power To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com

[FairfieldLife] Re: Those who reject superstition are displaying extra brain power

2014-02-01 Thread TurquoiseB
--- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, Michael Jackson wrote: Can you expand on the icicle event? I have never heard that story. http://groups.yahoo.com/group/FairfieldLife/message/158523 http://groups.yahoo.com/group/FairfieldLife/message/158523

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: Country Chuckles

2014-02-01 Thread Share Long
Another great Will Rogers quote, Richard, thanks On Friday, January 31, 2014 7:51 PM, Richard Williams pundits...@gmail.com wrote:   It may be that your sole purpose in life is simply to serve as a warning to others.- Will Rogers On Fri, Jan 31, 2014 at 9:23 AM, Share Long

[FairfieldLife] RE: Those who reject superstition are displaying extra brain power

2014-02-01 Thread dhamiltony2k5
Science Discovers A Clear and Present Spiritual Danger: Too Damned much “Cognitive Inhibition”. So, the practical take-away from this research is that skeptics here suffer from “Cognitive Inhibition”. Too damned much “Cognitive Inhibition” evidently is a very sad state of diagnosis

[FairfieldLife] RE: Secret Doctrines

2014-02-01 Thread emptybill
Yer so right. Let's review what we know. Yep, there's nothing here to know and apparently you got nothing out of it. Are we agreed so far?. Yep, we all agree - nothing here in the beginning, the middle or the end..

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: Country Chuckles

2014-02-01 Thread Richard Williams
It is far more impressive when others discover your good qualities without your help.- Will Rogers On Sat, Feb 1, 2014 at 6:49 AM, Share Long sharelon...@yahoo.com wrote: Another great Will Rogers quote, Richard, thanks On Friday, January 31, 2014 7:51 PM, Richard Williams

[FairfieldLife] INVASION USA

2014-02-01 Thread emptybill
How the GOP lost Middle America Pat Buchanan explains impact of Republican Party 'selling its soul to the multinationals' Read more at http://www.wnd.com/2014/01/how-the-gop-lost-middle-america/#mKd2GFGPIAU0zcoA.99

[FairfieldLife] Re: Missing Pundits

2014-02-01 Thread feste37
I don't know the exact figure, but I am told it is much more than it used to be. MJ is not correct in saying there are no benefits, since the university provides health insurance for its faculty. Obviously, if your goal in life is to make a lot of money, you wouldn't choose to be on MUM

[FairfieldLife] Re: Philip K. Dick was smarter than you, and earlier

2014-02-01 Thread awoelflebater
---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, turquoiseb@... wrote: --- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, Michael Jackson wrote: It will probably give you all the willies to know that Crumb did an illuminated Holy Bible - not a send up , not a parody, but an illustrated Bible with his art

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Those who reject superstition are displaying extra brain power

2014-02-01 Thread Michael Jackson
So the gist of the tale is that the Mighty Thousand Headed Purusha arrived at the Old Goat's house and a Hindu god showed his pleasure by letting his dick appear in ice for all to see. so miracles do exist. God Almighty Damn. You have to hear/see it to believe such crap exists.

[FairfieldLife] The Seahawks’ Superbowl Advantage

2014-02-01 Thread nablusoss1008
http://www.normanrosenthal.com/blog/2014/01/seahawks-yoga-meditation/ http://www.normanrosenthal.com/blog/2014/01/seahawks-yoga-meditation/

[FairfieldLife] RE: Those who reject superstition are displaying extra brain power

2014-02-01 Thread awoelflebater
---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, turquoiseb@... wrote: Remember the talk of omens when a couple of birds attacked the Pope's peace doves? Remember when Maharishi mistook an icicle on his balcony for Shiva? New research suggests that the brains of many people are naturally susceptible

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Deploying Meditators for Peace

2014-02-01 Thread awoelflebater
---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, sharelong60@... wrote: thank you, merudanda, but for someone like me with pre glaucoma, it's better to avoid any asanas that feature the legs above the head. Something about increased pressure on optic nerve. Aren't all of us without the

[FairfieldLife] RE: 'Maharishi was an emperor and an ascetic'

2014-02-01 Thread dhamiltony2k5
Thanks for sharing this. This is really a very wonderful character testimonial from someone who was there. It deserves to be saved here on the pages of FFL too. Copy an pasted here: 'Maharishi was an emperor and an ascetic' During my late teens, a few of us were sitting with

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Missing Pundits

2014-02-01 Thread Michael Jackson
I am always up for being educated on the facts - I am happy to know the faculty get more money, and that they have health insurance of some kind. I wonder if that is because of the recent law courtesy of Obama that mandates health care for everyone - because for MANY years there was no

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Those who reject superstition are displaying extra brain power

2014-02-01 Thread dhamiltony2k5
Son, you got way too much “Cognitive Inhibition” for your own good. There is a point at which someone like you will get himself isolated from the general population for the extreme asocial-like behaviour that this presents. I am getting worried about the level of your skepticism for your own

[FairfieldLife] Need a status upgrade?

2014-02-01 Thread cardemaister
http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/c6700998-5ce5-11e3-81bd-00144feabdc0.html#axzz2md1cxZHP http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/c6700998-5ce5-11e3-81bd-00144feabdc0.html#axzz2md1cxZHP

Re: [FairfieldLife] Missing Pundits

2014-02-01 Thread Zoran Krneta
They never got what Movement promised them especially payments, I remember one pundit, he was a good one, you could saw him on most broadcasts in the time of Global Country inauguration, he had family, he complained again and again about the money, finally he was paid in Raams which is useless and

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Deploying Meditators for Peace

2014-02-01 Thread Share Long
Ann, it's a matter or gradation rather than either or. Meaning that pre glaucoma is designated by a certain level of pressure on optic nerve and above that is full blown glaucoma. On Saturday, February 1, 2014 8:52 AM, awoelfleba...@yahoo.com awoelfleba...@yahoo.com wrote:   ---In

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Those who reject superstition are displaying extra brain power

2014-02-01 Thread authfriend
We may have to bring in the Yahoo-Groups Guidelines Administration to protect ourselves and the community here, You trying to fight bullshit with bullshit, Buck? As you know, there ain't no such administration, and even if there were, it would have zero interest in protecting us from someone

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Deploying Meditators for Peace

2014-02-01 Thread Share Long
noozguru, I read once that 1 ounce of alcohol kills 10,000 brain cells. Forever! I figure I need all the ones I have left! On Friday, January 31, 2014 3:57 PM, Bhairitu noozg...@sbcglobal.net wrote:   A lot of people drink occasionally for social reasons.  It loosens the tongue and in

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Deploying Meditators for Peace

2014-02-01 Thread Share Long
shocking shocking merudanda the little rope of hemp has only dreams of morphing into eel electric! On Friday, January 31, 2014 5:27 PM, merudanda no_re...@yahoogroups.com wrote:   shockingshocking shocking ---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, no_re...@yahoogroups.com wrote: being blue

[FairfieldLife] The Art of Self-defense

2014-02-01 Thread Richard Williams
A study in time, flexibility and initiative. [image: Inline image 1] Martial Ats instructor Kam Yuen Kam Yuen on practice and thinking: http://youtu.be/_W_D_UsLqNs Most people, when they think of martial arts think of physical force and how it might be used to overwhelm opponents. In meeting

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: All About Sadhus and Yogis

2014-02-01 Thread Richard Williams
Mudra is a seal or secret hand gesture; an auspicious hand-sign used by yogis. [image: Inline image 1] A yogi displaying the secret hand sign - Tat Wallah Baba According to Saunders, a mudra is a seal, mark, or gesture; a symbolic or ritual gesture in Hinduism and Buddhism. While some mudras

[FairfieldLife] RE: 'Maharishi was an emperor and an ascetic'

2014-02-01 Thread nablusoss1008
Agreed Buck :-)

[FairfieldLife] A Very Special Video describing the Training and Life of the Maharishi Vedic Pandits

2014-02-01 Thread nablusoss1008
http://www.frequency.com/video/very-special-video-describing-training/146951309/-/5-2180493 http://www.frequency.com/video/very-special-video-describing-training/146951309/-/5-2180493

[FairfieldLife] Saving the Disposable Ones

2014-02-01 Thread nablusoss1008
http://issue11.tmmagazine.org/saving-the-disposable-ones.html http://issue11.tmmagazine.org/saving-the-disposable-ones.html

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Missing Pundits

2014-02-01 Thread feste37
Health insurance for MUM faculty has nothing to do with Obamcare. It's been in place for a long time. Certainly while I was there in the 1980s all the full-time faculty were covered by it. I don't remember even having to pay a deductible. Mind you, the 1980s was before health care costs went

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Now Playing

2014-02-01 Thread Richard Williams
The dB's [image: Inline image 1] That Time Is Gone - Peter Holsapple, vocals and guitar http://youtu.be/f9CwLD1Yrvo Recorded live in 2012 in Austin, Texas at Threadgill's during the Music Fog Marathon. When Rita was living in San Diego the guitarist in this video, Peter Holsapple, was her

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Those who reject superstition are displaying extra brain power

2014-02-01 Thread anartaxius
Yahoo! Groups Guidelines Yahoo! Groups give Yahoo! users a place to meet, interact, and share ideas with each other. Just like a real community, you may have different opinions than other Yahoo! Groups users. The Yahoo! Groups experience is best when people remember a few rules. Yahoo!

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: Secret Doctrines

2014-02-01 Thread Richard Williams
So, let's review what we know: These days almost nobody can read and understand the Sanskrit scriptures so it's a really good thing that somebody can elucidate what the ancients were talking about. According to what I've reaed, there is a close affinity between Advaita Vedanta and Yogacara

[FairfieldLife] Rats

2014-02-01 Thread anartaxius
[img link=http://d.fastcompany.net/multisite_files/fastcompany/imagecache/slideshow_large/slideshow/2014/01/3025688-slide-s-rats-05.jpg]http://d.fastcompany.net/multisite_files/fastcompany/imagecache/slideshow_large/slideshow/2014/01/3025688-slide-s-rats-05.jpg[/img]

[FairfieldLife] Rats

2014-02-01 Thread anartaxius
http://d.fastcompany.net/multisite_files/fastcompany/imagecache/slideshow_large/slideshow/2014/01/3025688-slide-s-rats-05.jpg

[FairfieldLife] Rats

2014-02-01 Thread anartaxius
http://d.fastcompany.net/multisite_files/fastcompany/imagecache/slideshow_large/slideshow/2014/01/3025688-slide-s-rats-05.jpg http://d.fastcompany.net/multisite_files/fastcompany/imagecache/slideshow_large/slideshow/2014/01/3025688-slide-s-rats-05.jpg

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Those who reject superstition are displaying extra brain power

2014-02-01 Thread authfriend
Ooopsie! Xeno had a little trouble understanding what I wrote to Buck. ---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, anartaxius@... wrote: Yahoo! Groups Guidelines Yahoo! Groups give Yahoo! users a place to meet, interact, and share ideas with each other. Just like a real community, you

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Deploying Meditators for Peace

2014-02-01 Thread awoelflebater
---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, sharelong60@... wrote: Ann, it's a matter or gradation rather than either or. Meaning that pre glaucoma is designated by a certain level of pressure on optic nerve and above that is full blown glaucoma. Then let's hope you stay in the pre state

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Deploying Meditators for Peace

2014-02-01 Thread awoelflebater
---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, sharelong60@... wrote: noozguru, I read once that 1 ounce of alcohol kills 10,000 brain cells. Forever! I figure I need all the ones I have left! That is a myth. On Friday, January 31, 2014 3:57 PM, Bhairitu noozguru@... wrote: A lot

[FairfieldLife] RE: Those who reject superstition are displaying extra brain power

2014-02-01 Thread anartaxius
All I did was cut and paste Yahoo guidelines, as Buck had mentioned them. What does that have to do with what Judy wrote to Buck? I was curious about the Yahoo guidelines because I had never read them until now. As text, the format of the guidelines did not paste in well, but they are still

Re: [FairfieldLife] Those who reject superstition are displaying extra brain power

2014-02-01 Thread Bhairitu
So says a bunch of folks who have only developed the intellect and not intuition. Plus the superstitious beliefs they were looking at were western in nature. They would probably also think that people using Sanskrit mantras to meditate are praying to superstitious gods. ROTFL! Thing is,

[FairfieldLife] RE: Those who reject superstition are displaying extra brain power

2014-02-01 Thread authfriend
As Xeno knows, I do not lie.

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Deploying Meditators for Peace

2014-02-01 Thread Bhairitu
I don't know about it being a myth but because alcohol thins the blood it might actually improve blood flow to the brain. Probably another reason why some red wine daily is not a bad idea unless you're too kapha for it. I'm not much into drinking probably because it was not a mystery to me

[FairfieldLife] Amanda Knox is Found Guilty Again

2014-02-01 Thread jr_esq
If she was here in the US, she would not have been retried again due to a double jeopardy rule. But apparently this rule doesn't work in Italy. She has no choice but to fight the extradition request that will soon come from the Italian court system. And she can't flee anywhere in the world

Re: [FairfieldLife] The Seahawks’ Superbowl Advantage

2014-02-01 Thread Bhairitu
We should call it the Police State Bowl because of all the security they have put in place. It's a wonder they just don't have a cage for each person and you step into it and then are wheel to where you seat would have been and you aren't released until after the game. It would be tough for

[FairfieldLife] RE: Amanda Knox is Found Guilty Again

2014-02-01 Thread feste37
From what I remember of the news reports, she was not tried again in Italy. She was tried and convicted, then the verdict was overturned on appeal, but then there was a second appeal, which reaffirmed the guilty verdict. I haven't checked it, but I think that's what happened. ---In

[FairfieldLife] RE: Those who reject superstition are displaying extra brain power

2014-02-01 Thread dhamiltony2k5
Dear Dear Anartaxius, Somehow we must deal with this “Cognitive Inhibition” problem which so evidently is at the root of so much skepticism around some certain things so good that it obstructs a positive consensus about our history and where we could together go. I do not wish to force my

[FairfieldLife] Most Twipular TMer in this world?

2014-02-01 Thread cardemaister
https://twitter.com/katyperry https://twitter.com/katyperry

[FairfieldLife] Wiccan circle of Philoshophy - map-chart

2014-02-01 Thread Jason
The Wiccan circle of Philoshophy - map-chart [https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-kM7UUDe2hWY/Uu1cBoV0IFI/A1g/\ Q6qTb8pvcPI/s785/Circle_of_Philosophy_1.jpg] https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-kM7UUDe2hWY/Uu1cBoV0IFI/A1g/Q\ 6qTb8pvcPI/s785/Circle_of_Philosophy_1.jpg

Re: [FairfieldLife] The Seahawks’ Superbowl A dvantage

2014-02-01 Thread jr_esq
Bhairitu, The SuperBowl has become an annual ritual for the American culture, which is comparable to a religious revival. But this year, a new factor has been introduced to the equation, which makes it more like the Kumbha Mela of India. Specifically, the two cities representing the

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Those who reject superstition are displaying extra brain power

2014-02-01 Thread Michael Jackson
Funny I should read your take on my comment at this moment - I just re-read the post about the ice linga (so called) and wondered who the heck had the privilege of escorting the purusha guys upstairs and point out the icicle to them - I wondered if he was able to maintain a straight face when

[FairfieldLife] RE: All About Sadhus and Yogis

2014-02-01 Thread emptybill
The usual half-baked information from the professor. You should try reading the Aghora series by Svaboda. Perhaps that might help you not embarrass your self so much.

Re: [FairfieldLife] The Seahawks’ Superbowl A dvantage

2014-02-01 Thread Bhairitu
Jr_esq sez: The SuperBowl has become an annual ritual for the American culture, which is comparable to a religious revival. Which shows you how low this country has sunk. It's a wonder we haven't been mandated to watch it. Years ago it was one of my favorite days to catch a movie but last

[FairfieldLife] File - FFL Acronyms

2014-02-01 Thread FairfieldLife
BC - Brahman Consciousness BN - Bliss Ninny or Bliss Nazi CC - Cosmic Consciousness GC - God Consciousness MMY - Maharishi Mahesh Yogi OTP - Off the Program - a phrase used in the TM movement meaning to do something (such as see another spiritual teacher) considered in violation of Maharishi's

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: All About Sadhus and Yogis

2014-02-01 Thread Bhairitu
I've recommended that trilogy several times to the great pundito but it seemed to fall on blind eyes. And Svoboda is even of all things a Texan! Hart DeFouw used to give Robbie a hard time about that. :-D On 02/01/2014 01:59 PM, emptyb...@yahoo.com wrote: The usual half-baked

[FairfieldLife] RE: All About Sadhus and Yogis

2014-02-01 Thread emptybill
The pundito doesn't want to understand deeply and expansively. Rather he wants to appear knowledgeable and o-so erudite. Professor P-Dog apparently equates humility with humiliation. No other explanation for such repeated, intractable behavior.

[FairfieldLife] RE: Amanda Knox is Found Guilty Again

2014-02-01 Thread authfriend
From what I can gather from the rather confusing stories, what you're calling a second appeal was actually a retrial. If that's correct, there were two trials, although some stories seem to be calling the first appeal a trial as well, making a total of three. Who knows if the reporters have any

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: Those who reject superstition are displaying extra brain power

2014-02-01 Thread Michael Jackson
My comments about his character and actions ARE just. He was a sexual opportunist, took money under false pretenses and created a big fat organization that has told innumerable lies over the decades it has existed. While there are those like you who are satisfied with their personal practice,

Re: [FairfieldLife] Missing Pundits

2014-02-01 Thread Michael Jackson
Thank you for posting this. I appreciate it. You notice that all those who were claiming there are no missing pundits are silent on your post. On Sat, 2/1/14, Zoran Krneta krneta.zo...@gmail.com wrote: Subject: Re: [FairfieldLife] Missing Pundits

[FairfieldLife] Why a Jyotish Ring Works

2014-02-01 Thread jr_esq
IMO, it has something to do with expectation. Human consciousness has a way of determining the outcome of events. It can be done through sheer hard work and will power. But the subconscious mind also influences the outcome of events. Further, in scientific terms, the human consciousness

[FairfieldLife] Post Count Sun 02-Feb-14 00:15:03 UTC

2014-02-01 Thread FFL PostCount
Fairfield Life Post Counter === Start Date (UTC): 02/01/14 00:00:00 End Date (UTC): 02/08/14 00:00:00 92 messages as of (UTC) 02/01/14 23:08:19 11 Michael Jackson 9 dhamiltony2k5 9 awoelflebater 9 Richard Williams 8 Share Long 6 anartaxius 5 Bhairitu 4

[FairfieldLife] Invincibility for Germany

2014-02-01 Thread Michael Jackson
I was watching part of David Wants to Fly tonight - haven't seen it in a while and noticed that Raja Emmanuel says that all 80 million Germans will live in harmony if one thousand yogic flyers meditate at the same time in one place in Germany. Well that doesn't seem to big a task for the

[FairfieldLife] RE: Secret Doctrines

2014-02-01 Thread emptybill
Junior High level philosophy. Wiki punditry. Embarrassing half-baked knowledge. Against the Buddhist Subjective idealists (Vijñanavadin-s), who denied the existence of the external world, Shankara urges a number of arguments, the first and strongest among which is that we must admit the

[FairfieldLife] MMY on Bhagavad Gita

2014-02-01 Thread Richard Williams
Maharishi Mahesh Yogi On The Bhagavad-Gita - Chapter 7, Verse 20. kamais tais tair hrta-jañah prapadyante 'nya-devatah tam tam niyamam asthya prakrtya niyatah svay *Those whose knowledge has been carried away by this or that desire resort to other Gods, observing this or that rule, led by their

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: Country Chuckles

2014-02-01 Thread Richard Williams
If you think nobody cares if you're alive, try missing a couple of car payments. - Will Rogers On Sat, Feb 1, 2014 at 7:39 AM, Richard Williams pundits...@gmail.comwrote: It is far more impressive when others discover your good qualities without your help.- Will Rogers On Sat, Feb 1, 2014

[FairfieldLife] RE: Invincibility for Germany

2014-02-01 Thread j_alexander_stanley
http://vimeo.com/4201441 http://vimeo.com/4201441 That is all. ---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, mjackso...@yahoo.com wrote: I was watching part of David Wants to Fly tonight - haven't seen it in a while and noticed that Raja Emmanuel says that all 80 million Germans will live in

[FairfieldLife] Those who reject Spirituality display extra Cognition Inhibition

2014-02-01 Thread dhamiltony2k5
MJ, I can't speak for you or your friends poor or sad experiences. I am glad that you can allow for the possibility of my own satisfying experience with it all. My experience with the TM Movement and around Maharishi has been one of quite satisfying spirituality. Possibly though when I began at

[FairfieldLife] RE: Those who reject superstition are displaying extra brain power

2014-02-01 Thread s3raphita
Re Don't act like it doesn't happen and that long term TM practice and esp. long term TMSP practice is not a factor.: Totally agree with you. Of course, the problem with issues like this is that if anyone claims TM has such-and-such benefits, or alternatively that TM causes this-and-that

[FairfieldLife] RE: Jerry Seinfeld talks Transcendental Meditation at David Lynch Foundation Gala

2014-02-01 Thread srijau
I was at this one. You sure do not get much to eat for $1000. Seinfeld was fun though.

[FairfieldLife] Nobody is missing.

2014-02-01 Thread srijau
anyone who talks about missing people here is just showing what an ass they are. No-one is missing. If your parents know where you are then you are not missing. It is another manufactured scandal about nothing.

[FairfieldLife] RE: Amanda Knox is Found Guilty Again

2014-02-01 Thread s3raphita
The fact that Knox was originally questioned without her lawyer being present will surely guarantee that no US authority would consent to her being sent back to Italy. I was wondering what would happen if her lover Raffaele Sollecito was able to sneak into the USA and claim asylum. He's an

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Now Playing

2014-02-01 Thread Richard Williams
The Jim Cullum Jazz Band [image: Inline image 1] We saw this band a few years ago and we listen to them on PRI every week. So, we decided to see them again soon. This is going to be a very busy time for music lovers around here what with the San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo followed by South by

[FairfieldLife] Srivastava-Varma clan / David Miscavige and Scientology

2014-02-01 Thread Joe
The Srivastava/Varma clan do exactly what David Miscavige and Scientology have done to rake in funds: you set up a goal that is almost realizable and then you say we are ALMOST there, just a few more pundits, just a few more donations. If only we could just get a bit closer to the magic

[FairfieldLife] RE: Philip K. Dick was smarter than you, and earlier

2014-02-01 Thread s3raphita
Barry, apologies for lowering the tone of the conversation, but you did make the acquaintance of Crumb and I was pruriently curious if his wife was also one of those dominatrix types with huge thighs and ass like his trademark fantasy artwork women. Had he found his ideal partner? And what was

[FairfieldLife] Re: Jerry Seinfeld talks Transcendental Meditation at David Lynch Foundation Gala

2014-02-01 Thread Joe
The Srivastava/Varma clan felt quite full, thank you very much. --- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, srijau@... no_reply@... wrote: I was at this one. You sure do not get much to eat for $1000. Seinfeld was fun though.

[FairfieldLife] RE: Those who reject superstition are displaying extra brain power

2014-02-01 Thread anartaxius
Cognitive inhibition is the ability to control inner and outer distracting stimuli, thereby making sure that working memory is not cluttered with irrelevant information or content. Cognitive inhibition is believed to strongly influence, helping to control both sexual and aggressive urges within

[FairfieldLife] RE: Why a Jyotish Ring Works

2014-02-01 Thread s3raphita
Re Human consciousness is above the dimensions of space and time. As such, nature follows the desire of the knower.: But note that desire is itself within the dimensions of space and time. I desire to own a Land Rover. That can only be fulfilled at some *time* in the future and at a

[FairfieldLife] RE: Secret Doctrines

2014-02-01 Thread s3raphita
Re So we should KNOW to give importance to nothingness. And then we have in our grip the totality.: Thanks for sharing that. The whole MMY quote you post had me purring contentedly. What we really need is for someone of intelligence and discrimination to produce a book - The Essential

[FairfieldLife] RE: Those who reject superstition are displaying extra brain power

2014-02-01 Thread anartaxius
'The lady doth protest too much, methinks.' Judy makes great show of pointing out her integrity, honesty, and fairness, but there are character defects that undermine this theatrical performance. Repeatedly making such a show is a characteristic of those that have mendacious tendencies. No one

[FairfieldLife] RE: Those who reject superstition are displaying extra brain power

2014-02-01 Thread s3raphita
Re Cognitive inhibition is believed to strongly influence, helping to control both sexual and aggressive urges within human society.: On a side note: TM, of course, relies not on inhibition but on the natural tendency of the mind to settle in deeper, calmer depths. Re Most scientists, being

[FairfieldLife] RE: Those who reject superstition are displaying extra brain power

2014-02-01 Thread authfriend
Xeno is lying through his vicious teeth. If anyone wants to know (other than Xeno, who knows already) why I say this, you're more than welcome to ask me. 'The lady doth protest too much, methinks.' Judy makes great show of pointing out her integrity, honesty, and fairness, but there are

Re: [FairfieldLife] Those who reject Spirituality display extra Cognition Inhibition

2014-02-01 Thread Michael Jackson
Why don't you just say Our Lord and Savior Marshy, only through Our Lord and Savior Marshy do we come to the Father. On Sun, 2/2/14, dhamiltony...@yahoo.com dhamiltony...@yahoo.com wrote: Subject: [FairfieldLife] Those who reject Spirituality display

Re: [FairfieldLife] Those who reject Spirituality display extra Cognition Inhibition

2014-02-01 Thread Michael Jackson
Why don't you just say Our Lord and Savior Marshy, only through Our Lord and Savior Marshy do we come to the Father. On Sun, 2/2/14, dhamiltony...@yahoo.com dhamiltony...@yahoo.com wrote: Subject: [FairfieldLife] Those who reject Spirituality display

Re: [FairfieldLife] RE: Those who reject superstition are displaying extra brain power

2014-02-01 Thread Michael Jackson
No to mention the fact that so many of the long time TM leaders who SHOULD be enlightened by now all act like fuckheads. On Sun, 2/2/14, s3raph...@yahoo.com s3raph...@yahoo.com wrote: Subject: [FairfieldLife] RE: Those who reject superstition are

[FairfieldLife] RE: Those who reject superstition are displaying extra brain power

2014-02-01 Thread anartaxius
Yes, scientists often fail at being scientists, they do have passions, they make mistakes and have biases. Keeping these at bay is one of the marks of a top scientist. Richard Feynman is one of my favorites. No, I am not British. The family mythos has it that I was born in Larissa, Greece,

Re: [FairfieldLife] Nobody is missing.

2014-02-01 Thread Michael Jackson
then why are the MUM authorities being quoted in the papers saying only five percent are missing? And Hagelin used the same figure in his attempt to mollify the faithful who have been giving money to this program On Sun, 2/2/14, sri...@ymail.com