[FairfieldLife] The Toyota commercial you'll never see in America

2012-08-25 Thread TurquoiseBee
First, watch the ad, hopefully with no preconceptions and spoilers: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yD94CV7kLHE Next, read about it: http://www.salon.com/2012/08/23/toyotas_gender_bending_win/ Finally, ponder why it won't ever be shown in America. The answer is fairly obvious. American men

[FairfieldLife] For Bhairitu -- It's hard being a Canadian zombie

2014-03-19 Thread TurquoiseBee
Zombies shouldn't be nice. http://digg.com/video/its-hard-being-a-canadian-zombie

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Why some people are REALLY bothered by others who might feel special

2014-03-19 Thread TurquoiseBee
Meanwhile, the person who claims to be enlightened is still obsessing over a few posts that never had anything to do with him in the first place, and reacting to them by doing *exactly* what he's railing about -- trying to put down people he feels he's in competition with in an attempt to be

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Why some people are REALLY bothered by others who might feel special

2014-03-19 Thread TurquoiseBee
You realize, don't you Mr. Enlightened, that you are still up obsessing about me at 3:23 AM your time, right?   :-)  :-)  :-) From: doctordumb...@rocketmail.com doctordumb...@rocketmail.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Re: [FairfieldLife] Bye Bye Pundits

2014-03-19 Thread TurquoiseBee
We are seeking to address this situation by obtaining more support from the donors who entirely support this project and are hoping we can provide for additional increases. - Shyster Goldstein In other words, all you donors out there, ignore those angry young rioters and keep sending in the

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Why some people are REALLY bothered by others who might feel special

2014-03-19 Thread TurquoiseBee
I don't know about you, Jimbo, but I'm having fun seeing *you* so jealous of me that you're still up posting at 4:54 AM your time. And all because I pointed out a few days ago that you -- who claim to be enlightened -- couldn't even tell that a Deepak Chopra quote posted here was written by a

[FairfieldLife] MUM announces new chanting program for peace

2014-03-19 Thread TurquoiseBee
In an announcement that will be exciting to all current supporters of the Pandit Project, the administration of Maharishi University of Management, in conjunction with the Vedic Organization for Outstanding Doctors of Optimal Oraculation (V.O.O.D.O.O.) launches a new program to supplement the

Re: [FairfieldLife] MUM announces new chanting program for peace

2014-03-19 Thread TurquoiseBee
/14, TurquoiseBee turquoi...@yahoo.com wrote: Subject: [FairfieldLife] MUM announces new chanting program for peace To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Date: Wednesday, March 19, 2014, 12:20 PM In an announcement that will be exciting to all current supporters

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: 'Pirated' Boeing 777 may return t o skies as stealth nuclear weapon

2014-03-19 Thread TurquoiseBee
From: TurquoiseBee turquoi...@yahoo.com From: Share Long sharelon...@yahoo.com   Yes, Mike, we women in our 6th decade are great sources of info. Go figure! (-: Whereas women in their 7th decade seem to spend their time pretending that well-to-do white people *aren't* paying to have

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: 'Pirated' Boeing 777 may return t o skies as stealth nuclear weapon

2014-03-19 Thread TurquoiseBee
From: Share Long sharelon...@yahoo.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Wednesday, March 19, 2014 4:50 PM Subject: Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: 'Pirated' Boeing 777 may return t o skies as stealth nuclear weapon   Yes, Mike, we women in our 6th decade are

[FairfieldLife] Another view of the Maharishi pandit program

2014-03-19 Thread TurquoiseBee
Just to keep the pressure on the cult apologists trying to spin the recent pandit riots in Fairfield in a positive light, I'd like to expand upon two recent statements I've made today, and then continue with a little less favorably spun version of facts presented in media articles over the last

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Another view of the Maharishi pandit program

2014-03-19 Thread TurquoiseBee
This bodes well. :-) You can always tell when Judy has gone totally apoplectic and is about to launch into another round of shoot the messenger and other forms of cult apologetics when she can't figure out how to reply and makes two empty posts in a row. Much to look forward to...  :-)

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Another view of the Maharishi pandit program

2014-03-19 Thread TurquoiseBee
From: TurquoiseBee turquoi...@yahoo.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Wednesday, March 19, 2014 8:35 PM Subject: Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Another view of the Maharishi pandit program   This bodes well. :-) You can always tell when Judy has gone

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Meditating Fairfield, Iowa and Unity Village Kansas City

2014-03-20 Thread TurquoiseBee
Can you expand upon this, Michael? - Where do you get your information from about the numbers of people starting TM? - What kind of numbers are you talking about? 10s? 100s? 1000s? - Where is this supposedly happening -- among people from the general public learning TM, or as part of some

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Another view of the Maharishi pandit program

2014-03-20 Thread TurquoiseBee
From: Michael Jackson mjackso...@yahoo.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Wednesday, March 19, 2014 9:41 PM Subject: Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Another view of the Maharishi pandit program   Maybe no one here on FFL is trying to spin it, but other folks sure are - I heard from one

Re: [FairfieldLife] MUM announces new chanting program for peace

2014-03-20 Thread TurquoiseBee
From: Michael Jackson mjackso...@yahoo.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Thursday, March 20, 2014 3:54 AM Subject: Re: [FairfieldLife] MUM announces new chanting program for peace   Maybe - mostly from my perspective I noticed when I first started reading FFL posts I saw that

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Meditating Fairfield, Iowa and Unity Village Kansas City

2014-03-20 Thread TurquoiseBee
That's a TMer for you. Tell a person that you consider them so evil that you'd put them on your personal assassination list, and then sign the post, Kindly. From: dhamiltony...@yahoo.com dhamiltony...@yahoo.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent:

Re: [FairfieldLife] and since MUM has no relation to MPandits

2014-03-20 Thread TurquoiseBee
From: merudanda no_re...@yahoogroups.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Thursday, March 20, 2014 12:33 AM Subject: [FairfieldLife] and since MUM has no relation to MPandits   . . . Seems not only  at FFL forum poster do not know much about history , philosophy, purpose and nature

Re: [FairfieldLife] What do the Pandits get paid compared to the minimum wage in India?

2014-03-20 Thread TurquoiseBee
Don't you *ever* get tired of being an apologist for the TM movement, Lawson? Your figures below are calculated on the basis of them being paid $200 per month. They aren't. They are paid $50 a month. The other $150 goes to their parents, who *sold them into this program in the first place*,

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Why some here complain about meditation programs they don't practice

2014-03-20 Thread TurquoiseBee
From: salyavin808 no_re...@yahoogroups.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Thursday, March 20, 2014 10:11 AM Subject: [FairfieldLife] Re: Why some here complain about meditation programs they don't practice   [Salyavin's] Comments in red   Mine in this color ---In

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Why some here complain about meditation programs they don't practice

2014-03-20 Thread TurquoiseBee
Sorry, my bad below. The pandits are paid $1.66 per DAY, not per hour. From: TurquoiseBee turquoi...@yahoo.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Thursday, March 20, 2014 10:43 AM Subject: Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Why some

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Meditating Fairfield, Iowa and Unity Village Kansas City

2014-03-20 Thread TurquoiseBee
Thanks. I posted a later correction indicating that it was you I was really asking these questions of, not Michael, but it has never made it to email for some reason. Yahoo sucketh. From: steve.sun...@yahoo.com steve.sun...@yahoo.com To:

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: First sane theory about Malaysia Airlines Flight 370

2014-03-20 Thread TurquoiseBee
From: Mike Dixon mdixon.6...@yahoo.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Thursday, March 20, 2014 3:20 PM Subject: Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: First sane theory about Malaysia Airlines Flight 370   I'm pretty sure that this plain went down because of the

Re: [FairfieldLife] JAMA on meditation

2014-03-20 Thread TurquoiseBee
From: e Long sharelon...@yahoo.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Thursday, March 20, 2014 3:32 PM Subject: Re: [FairfieldLife] JAMA on meditation   Michael, the AMA also says that GMO labeling is not necessary. Thus I will look askance at anything

[FairfieldLife] Time for that old Aretha Franklin classic: D-E-F-L-E-C-T

2014-03-20 Thread TurquoiseBee
D-E-F-L-E-C-T That's what challenge means to me D-E-F-L-E-C-T Take heart, TBs Now that criticism of the TM movement has hit the fan again, I figured it was time for a post to remind the True Believers how they should react to it. This information has been posted before, but some may have

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: 'Levitation/has anyone heard of anyone reaching 2nd stage flying?

2014-03-20 Thread TurquoiseBee
From: salyavin808 no_re...@yahoogroups.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Thursday, March 20, 2014 5:59 PM Subject: Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: 'Levitation/has anyone heard of anyone reaching 2nd stage flying?   You are fucking certifiable dude. And quite the most hopeless advert for

[FairfieldLife] From Dusk Till Dawn, the Do-Over

2014-03-20 Thread TurquoiseBee
This TV review is probably only for Bhairitu, because my suspicion is that few others here ever appreciated the charms of Quentin Tarantino's / Robert Rodriguez' original film. It was admittedly over the top, and in ways that pussified TM blissninnies probably can't appreciate. So now comes

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: 'Levitation/has anyone heard of anyone reaching 2nd stage flying?

2014-03-20 Thread TurquoiseBee
From: Michael Jackson mjackso...@yahoo.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Thursday, March 20, 2014 7:53 PM Subject: Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: 'Levitation/has anyone heard of anyone reaching 2nd stage flying?   Willy Tex just likes to use the fact that Fred Lenz was a spiritual

Re: [FairfieldLife] Today is the Vernal Equinox

2014-03-20 Thread TurquoiseBee
From: Bhairitu noozg...@sbcglobal.net To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Thursday, March 20, 2014 8:16 PM Subject: Re: [FairfieldLife] Today is the Vernal Equinox   Yup, spring has sprung.  The last few days have been chilly in the morning so I wore a warm-up suit to the waterfront

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: A Hurt Community, Bevan Morris Role

2014-03-21 Thread TurquoiseBee
Meanwhile you're still lying about the pandits, and pretending that they get paid $200 per month. They do not. They get paid $50 a month, with the other $150 going to the parents who sold them into this program in the first place. They never see a penny of it. Therefore they are paid $1.66 per

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: A Hurt Community, Bevan Morris Role

2014-03-21 Thread TurquoiseBee
as the pandit boys? From: TurquoiseBee turquoi...@yahoo.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Friday, March 21, 2014 7:27 AM Subject: Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: A Hurt Community, Bevan Morris Role   Meanwhile you're still

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: A Hurt Community, Bevan Morris Role

2014-03-21 Thread TurquoiseBee
movement. How much do YOU make to argue on the Internet incessantly and be pretty much a full-time apologist for the TM movement? Doesn't it ever occur to you that you're as brainwashed as the pandit boys? From: TurquoiseBee turquoiseb@... To: FairfieldLife

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: A Hurt Community, Bevan Morris Role

2014-03-21 Thread TurquoiseBee
It's being a total cultist to claim that they *are* getting $200. They are getting $50 per month. That is the only money they will ever see, if they ever even see that, except as credits at the company store. The other $150 goes to the parents who sold them into this program when they were

[FairfieldLife] Living the boheminan life in Paris -- a TIME photo essay from 1960

2014-03-21 Thread TurquoiseBee
I'm just passing this along for whomever might appreciate it. These photos bring up strong memories for me, of my first trip to Paris, in that year. I was 15, and traveling there with my parents and two younger brothers. The little hotel we stayed in had tiny rooms, so my two younger brothers

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Why some people are REALLY bothered by others who might feel special

2014-03-21 Thread TurquoiseBee
From: Share Long sharelon...@yahoo.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Friday, March 21, 2014 3:55 PM Subject: Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Why some people are REALLY bothered by others who might feel special   Judy, sinking to a new low, wrote about people

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Why some here complain about meditation programs they don't practice

2014-03-21 Thread TurquoiseBee
From: Richard J. Williams pundits...@gmail.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Friday, March 21, 2014 3:49 PM Subject: Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Why some here complain about meditation programs they don't practice   Apparently by law, the pundits are allowed to only work part-time,

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Why some here complain about meditation programs they don't practice

2014-03-21 Thread TurquoiseBee
We're waiting for you to rush in and correct my math, and point out that it was based on being paid $50 per month, and not the $200 you know it really is, and that therefore they're being paid a generous $2.50 per hour, and that you're perfectly OK with that, while the TMO charges tens of

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: A Hurt Community, Bevan Morris Role

2014-03-21 Thread TurquoiseBee
to be a shill for the TM movement. How much do YOU make to argue on the Internet incessantly and be pretty much a full-time apologist for the TM movement? Doesn't it ever occur to you that you're as brainwashed as the pandit boys? From: TurquoiseBee turquoiseb

[FairfieldLife] Absolutely adorable video

2014-03-21 Thread TurquoiseBee
This guy has just become the most adored husband on the Internet. http://digg.com/video/adorable-time-lapse-of-pregnancy-is-also-a-man-playing-a-song-to-his-wife

[FairfieldLife] A nice, quiet, meditative Saturday ride in the country for you

2014-03-22 Thread TurquoiseBee
What it's like to be a motorcycle racer, for those of you who wondered: http://digg.com/video/tt-2013-on-bike-lap-michael-dunlop-supersport-race-2-lap-3

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Why some people are REALLY bothered by others who might feel special

2014-03-22 Thread TurquoiseBee
From: steve.sun...@yahoo.com steve.sun...@yahoo.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Sunday, March 23, 2014 3:12 AM Subject: Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Why some people are REALLY bothered by others who might feel special   Enjoy Judy, Enjoy.  Find something positive to focus on.  Take

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Is there much of any truth to Counter-Revolutionary poison?

2014-03-23 Thread TurquoiseBee
Thanks for filling in the blanks, Michael. I had much the same reaction to Lawson's paranoia-filled post that you seem to have had. He actually sounds *afraid* of the massive 26 members, which we now know to be one woman and a few other concerned parents and teachers. He's afraid, even though

Re: [FairfieldLife] Ejecting Quiet time meditation from our public schools

2014-03-23 Thread TurquoiseBee
From: Michael Jackson mjackso...@yahoo.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Sunday, March 23, 2014 4:26 PM Subject: Re: [FairfieldLife] Ejecting Quiet time meditation from our public schools   Like I've said before David, you can get you a battered old brass lamp from any flea

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Violet and Daisy mini movie review

2014-03-23 Thread TurquoiseBee
From: Bhairitu noozg...@sbcglobal.net To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Sunday, March 23, 2014 5:16 PM Subject: Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Violet and Daisy mini movie review   On 03/23/2014 05:15 AM, turquoi...@yahoo.com wrote:   ---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, noozguru@... wrote

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Violet and Daisy mini movie review

2014-03-23 Thread TurquoiseBee
From: Bhairitu noozg...@sbcglobal.net To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Sunday, March 23, 2014 5:24 PM Subject: Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Violet and Daisy mini movie review   BTW, the second season of Line of  Duty, all episodes, is now available in the US on HuluPlus.  That's just a

Re: [FairfieldLife] Post Count Fri 21-Mar-14 00:15:03 UTC

2014-03-23 Thread TurquoiseBee
From: steve.sun...@yahoo.com steve.sun...@yahoo.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Sunday, March 23, 2014 11:08 PM Subject: Re: [FairfieldLife] Post Count Fri 21-Mar-14 00:15:03 UTC   Easy Doc, don't take the inactivity personally.   People may just not be that interested in

Re: [FairfieldLife] Post Count Fri 21-Mar-14 00:15:03 UTC

2014-03-24 Thread TurquoiseBee
: TurquoiseBee turquoi...@yahoo.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Monday, March 24, 2014 6:14 AM Subject: Re: [FairfieldLife] Post Count Fri 21-Mar-14 00:15:03 UTC   From: steve.sun...@yahoo.com steve.sun...@yahoo.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent

[FairfieldLife] Reality, virtual

2014-03-24 Thread TurquoiseBee
I love these things -- interactive ad panels that present a more interesting reality than reality... http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/2014/03/23/incredible-bus-stop-ad_n_5017194.html?utm_hp_ref=uk

Re: [FairfieldLife] des moines register article today on the pandits

2014-03-24 Thread TurquoiseBee
I guess I should comment, since I've been more vocal than usual about the latest TMO travesty. :-) 1. I'm pretty surprised that a reporter would not object to being presented only four older pandits as potential interviewees. They were obviously cherry-picked by the MUM administration. Any

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Ejecting Quiet time meditation from our public schools

2014-03-24 Thread TurquoiseBee
This is just cult hysteria and misdirection on Buck's part. Thomas Jefferson *was* a Christian, and he objected to *any* form of religious practice being added to the school systems of America because that violated the Constitution of the United States. Or possibly Buck believes that the

[FairfieldLife] Magic tricks for dogs

2014-03-24 Thread TurquoiseBee
Doug Henning once did something similar with a cat who'd wandered into our apartment when he was there. The cat was unimpressed enough that he walked over to Doug's shoes (left by the door) and attempted to pee on them.  :-)

Re: [FairfieldLife] Post Count Fri 21-Mar-14 00:15:03 UTC

2014-03-24 Thread TurquoiseBee
. :-) From: TurquoiseBee turquoiseb@... To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Monday, March 24, 2014 6:14 AM Subject: Re: [FairfieldLife] Post Count Fri 21-Mar-14 00:15:03 UTC   From: steve.sundur@... steve.sundur@... To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Sunday

Re: [FairfieldLife] Post Count Fri 21-Mar-14 00:15:03 UTC

2014-03-24 Thread TurquoiseBee
Yeah, Xeno. You're only in Cosmic Consciousness, whereas Jimbo is SO much more enlightened than that. You have a long, long way to go before YOU can't tell a real Deepak Chopra quote from one written by a computer robot stringing BS phrases together at random. Aren't you happy to learn that

Re: [FairfieldLife] Post Count Fri 21-Mar-14 00:15:03 UTC

2014-03-24 Thread TurquoiseBee
On the other hand, Doc, *I* am not the one staying up till after 4 AM obsessing on a person he claims to be worried about and trying to insult him, all while claiming to be enlightened. *I* am not the one acting out his jealousy when someone pays attention to people he disagrees with on this

Re: [FairfieldLife] Bill Goldstein in Des Moines Register on Pundits

2014-03-24 Thread TurquoiseBee
Typical TM cult bullshit. I point out a few highlights: 1. When striving to increase compensation for the pandits, only one solution seems to be visible to Goldstein and the TMO -- ask people for more money: Would it be nice if their compensation was greater? Certainly, and I know the Pandits

Re: [FairfieldLife] Post Count Fri 21-Mar-14 00:15:03 UTC

2014-03-24 Thread TurquoiseBee
I thought the enlightened were beyond worry.  From: doctordumb...@rocketmail.com doctordumb...@rocketmail.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Monday, March 24, 2014 5:12 PM Subject: Re: [FairfieldLife] Post Count Fri 21-Mar-14 00:15:03 UTC   You

Re: [FairfieldLife] Post Count Fri 21-Mar-14 00:15:03 UTC

2014-03-24 Thread TurquoiseBee
Jim, have you ever tried to imagine how YOU might appear to someone who doesn't buy you're I'm enlightened spiel? Which, last time I checked, was...wait for it...everybody? What would such a person -- again, pretty much everybody -- think of a guy who claims not only to be enlightened, but

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Ejecting Quiet time meditation from our public schools

2014-03-24 Thread TurquoiseBee
From: salyavin808 no_re...@yahoogroups.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Monday, March 24, 2014 5:35 PM Subject: Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Ejecting Quiet time meditation from our public schools   File under scientology and keep it out of schools. The bottom line. A perfect

Re: [FairfieldLife] Post Count Fri 21-Mar-14 00:15:03 UTC

2014-03-24 Thread TurquoiseBee
GREAT post. Only one comment, below. Uh...two comments, really. Loved the Chopra quotes. From: anartax...@yahoo.com anartax...@yahoo.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Monday, March 24, 2014 5:59 PM Subject: Re: [FairfieldLife] Post Count Fri

Re: [FairfieldLife] Barry's Chopra quote scam

2014-03-24 Thread TurquoiseBee
From: Share Long sharelon...@yahoo.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Monday, March 24, 2014 7:36 PM Subject: Re: [FairfieldLife] Barry's Chopra quote scam   Duh! Judy, I figured all along that the longer quote was actually from Chopra because it was

Re: [FairfieldLife] Barry's Chopra quote scam

2014-03-24 Thread TurquoiseBee
Might I remind people of the satirical prediction I made about how True Believers on this forum would react to all the uproar over the pundit riots? I did this in the following FFL post. Read through it, and then think back to what Judy, Ann, and Jim have been posting ever since. Judy's on

Re: [FairfieldLife] Barry's Chopra quote scam

2014-03-24 Thread TurquoiseBee
Poor Judy. Still stuck on bullet points 1, 5, and 6 of the classic TB cult response: 1. Shoot the messenger. Do anything you can to demonize the person or persons making the criticisms. Your goal here is to undermine their credibility and get other people on the forum to ignore what they're

Re: [FairfieldLife] Post Count Fri 21-Mar-14 00:15:03 UTC

2014-03-25 Thread TurquoiseBee
It *is* a viable question, n'est-ce pas? Especially for someone who seems to never tire of telling people how enlightened he is, and so perfectly in tune with the Laws Of Nature, and so much more highly evolved than anyone else here. My bet is that his wife tossed him out some months now,

Re: [FairfieldLife] Post Count Fri 21-Mar-14 00:15:03 UTC

2014-03-25 Thread TurquoiseBee
That *does* seem to be the case, eh? It's like Judy has lost 20 or more IQ points by associating with the only two followers she's got left, Jim and Ann. Understandable. Neither of them seems smart enough to take a whizz without someone like Judy telling them where to piss and who to piss on.

[FairfieldLife] Here's another photo- and camera-related post for you, Nabby

2014-03-25 Thread TurquoiseBee
I know you love photography, and probably old cameras as well, so here's a place for you to have coffee next time you're in Korea: http://www.messynessychic.com/2014/03/24/giant-camera-cafe-south-korea/

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Ejecting Quiet time meditation from our public schools

2014-03-25 Thread TurquoiseBee
From: salyavin808 no_re...@yahoogroups.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Tuesday, March 25, 2014 8:35 AM Subject: Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Ejecting Quiet time meditation from our public schools   It appears some cognitive dissonance is setting in with Jude and Willytex. Not sure

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Ejecting Quiet time meditation from our public schools

2014-03-25 Thread TurquoiseBee
From: salyavin808 no_re...@yahoogroups.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Tuesday, March 25, 2014 9:59 AM Subject: Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Ejecting Quiet time meditation from our public schools   When one is on TTC does one get taught the mantra meanings or taught that they are

Re: [FairfieldLife] Post Count Fri 21-Mar-14 00:15:03 UTC

2014-03-25 Thread TurquoiseBee
I'll try to respond to this, because you seem so earnest and all :-), but please understand going into it that I am at something of a disadvantage when discussing enlightenment in that I don't believe that there is any such state with a finite end. I seriously DO NOT believe in Maharishi's 7

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Ejecting Quiet time meditation from our public schools

2014-03-25 Thread TurquoiseBee
From: lengli...@cox.net lengli...@cox.net To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Tuesday, March 25, 2014 10:35 AM Subject: Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Ejecting Quiet time meditation from our public schools   The significance of a  pujah is whatever the hell the person doing the pujah says it

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Ejecting Quiet time meditation from our public schools

2014-03-25 Thread TurquoiseBee
From: lengli...@cox.net lengli...@cox.net To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Tuesday, March 25, 2014 11:11 AM Subject: Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Ejecting Quiet time meditation from our public schools   I'll say again, and make it more explicit (obviously you didn't bother watching teh

Re: [FairfieldLife] Post Count Fri 21-Mar-14 00:15:03 UTC

2014-03-25 Thread TurquoiseBee
I have no interest in engaging with you, Jim, for any reason whatsoever. You're a mental midget with psychological problems so severe that you feel the need to pretend that you're enlightened. What could there possibly be to talk about? The only person here dodging and weaving and hiding is

Re: [FairfieldLife] Post Count Fri 21-Mar-14 00:15:03 UTC

2014-03-25 Thread TurquoiseBee
From: nablusoss1008 no_re...@yahoogroups.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Tuesday, March 25, 2014 3:16 PM Subject: Re: [FairfieldLife] Post Count Fri 21-Mar-14 00:15:03 UTC   You're wasting your time in pointing out the innumerable shortcomings of the baby-Turq-fellow.  For

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: No Mantra will cure willfully arrogant stupidity

2014-03-25 Thread TurquoiseBee
Isn't it fascinating how the same old arguments come up, followed by the same old justifications and apologetics, over and over and over and over and over and over? And the people running the cult apologetics number seem to be completely unaware that they have *patterns* that define their

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: No Mantra will cure willfully arrogant stupidity

2014-03-25 Thread TurquoiseBee
Gotta agree with Salyavin here -- no buzz whatsoever. I instructed hundreds of people, and thus did hundreds of pujas, and never felt a damned thing. I'm convinced that the buzz thing is mood-making and the placebo effect. From: salyavin808

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: No Mantra will cure willfully arrogant stupidity

2014-03-25 Thread TurquoiseBee
From: salyavin808 no_re...@yahoogroups.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Tuesday, March 25, 2014 6:18 PM Subject: Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: No Mantra will cure willfully arrogant stupidity   ---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, mjackson74@... wrote : Well said, thank you and end

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: No Mantra will cure willfully arrogant stupidity

2014-03-25 Thread TurquoiseBee
Point #4: * Nitpick them into arguing with you. Any nitpick will do, but the best is some kind of semantic nitpick about one or two words in something they posted that doesn't really have anything to do with the criticism you're trying to D-E-F-L-E-C-T. If you can get them -- or other posters

Re: [FairfieldLife] Post Count Fri 21-Mar-14 00:15:03 UTC

2014-03-25 Thread TurquoiseBee
From: anartax...@yahoo.com anartax...@yahoo.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Tuesday, March 25, 2014 8:27 PM Subject: Re: [FairfieldLife] Post Count Fri 21-Mar-14 00:15:03 UTC   The tip off with Robin's description of his experience, for example, was that he said it was exactly

Re: [FairfieldLife] Pu(t)tin a hex on Hitler!

2014-03-26 Thread TurquoiseBee
From: cardemais...@yahoo.com cardemais...@yahoo.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Wednesday, March 26, 2014 8:14 AM Subject: [FairfieldLife] Pu(t)tin a hex on Hitler!   http://life.time.com/curiosities/putting-a-hex-on-hitler-life-goes-to-a-black-magic-party-in-1941/#1 And people

[FairfieldLife] Non-Celebrity TM Endorsements

2014-03-26 Thread TurquoiseBee
We've all seen the perils of trying to market your meditation technique by using celebrity endorsements. It's fine when the celebrities in question are popular, but more difficult when the celebrities become known for things like drinking coffee and smoking cigarettes non-stop while filming

Re: [FairfieldLife] Non-Celebrity TM Endorsements

2014-03-26 Thread TurquoiseBee
(-: On Wednesday, March 26, 2014 3:28 AM, TurquoiseBee turquoiseb@... wrote:   We've all seen the perils of trying to market your meditation technique by using celebrity endorsements. It's fine when the celebrities in question are popular, but more difficult when the celebrities become known for things like

Re: [FairfieldLife] The Path Between Pseudo-Spirituality and Pseudo-Science

2014-03-26 Thread TurquoiseBee
Good article. I look forward to the book. From: anartax...@yahoo.com anartax...@yahoo.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Wednesday, March 26, 2014 3:41 PM Subject: [FairfieldLife] The Path Between Pseudo-Spirituality and Pseudo-Science   Blog

Re: [FairfieldLife] Non-Celebrity TM Endorsements

2014-03-26 Thread TurquoiseBee
, but also of myself. Very healing and I'm grateful. Last but not least, I've been called a clam and a bunch of other stuff that I don't remember. Lines on water, dontcha know (-: On Wednesday, March 26, 2014 3:28 AM, TurquoiseBee turquoiseb@... wrote:   We've all seen the perils of trying

[FairfieldLife] The Dutch approach to dying

2014-03-26 Thread TurquoiseBee
This kinda has to be posted here, because it's something I haven't seen anywhere else, and I find it remarkably refreshing, and kinda spiritual. You know how in America no one really ever talks much about death, and they try especially to hide it from children? Well, here in Leiden the local

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Research on Cosmic Consciousness

2014-03-27 Thread TurquoiseBee
From: salyavin808 no_re...@yahoogroups.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Thursday, March 27, 2014 8:19 AM Subject: [FairfieldLife] Re: Research on Cosmic Consciousness   Forward it to Susan Blackmore. Seriously, she'll at least be interested. When you post it here you are either

Re: [FairfieldLife] Steven Seagall to Help Putin

2014-03-27 Thread TurquoiseBee
Richard Simmons is at least in shape. Have you *seen* Steven Seagal lately? Suffice it to say the photo in the article is flattering. Here's another: From: Mike Dixon mdixon.6...@yahoo.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent:

Re: [FairfieldLife] Steven Seagall to Help Putin

2014-03-27 Thread TurquoiseBee
  Lawd H'mercy! On Thursday, March 27, 2014 6:13 AM, TurquoiseBee turquoi...@yahoo.com wrote:   Richard Simmons is at least in shape. Have you *seen* Steven Seagal lately? Suffice it to say the photo in the article is flattering. Here's another: From: Mike Dixon mdixon.6...@yahoo.com

Re: [FairfieldLife] Steven Seagall to Help Putin

2014-03-27 Thread TurquoiseBee
, you *lift* a lot of espresso and wine glasses at those street cafes! On Thursday, March 27, 2014 6:31 AM, TurquoiseBee turquoi...@yahoo.com wrote:   Tell me about it. :-) There was a time (his first movie) when he was not only in shape, but an adequate practitioner of Aikido

[FairfieldLife] Heart trivia to pass along

2014-03-27 Thread TurquoiseBee
Today I had to write an article about sudden death and what causes it, and thus had occasion to learn a couple of interesting facts about heart disease, so I'll pass them along. First, there is a sloppiness in the English language and especially in the press and in movies and TV that tends

[FairfieldLife] Do it for Denmark

2014-03-27 Thread TurquoiseBee
Best travel ad ever. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vrO3TfJc9Qw

[FairfieldLife] The Ten Best Sentences

2014-03-27 Thread TurquoiseBee
As defined by the The American Scholar. I'll paste them in below, because earlier the site had been overwhelmed by hits and had a database failure. My favorite is the one from Dickens. As for my favorite sentence ever, it's from The Lymond Chronicles, by Dorothy Dunnett. You encounter it in

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Non-Celebrity TM Endorsements

2014-03-27 Thread TurquoiseBee
Just out of curiosity, since I place no credence in it whatsoever, I wonder where Nabby's Benjamin Creme would place these people on his scale of evolution. Hitler, Stalin, Mao, the current Dalai Lama, Maharishi, and Creme himself. Nabby can reply if he wants to.

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Non-Celebrity TM Endorsements

2014-03-27 Thread TurquoiseBee
From: Share Long sharelon...@yahoo.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Thursday, March 27, 2014 4:20 PM Subject: Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Non-Celebrity TM Endorsements   Richard, how does Punditster feel about hating the wrong doing rather than the

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Neural Correlates of Consciousness?

2014-03-27 Thread TurquoiseBee
From: salyavin808 no_re...@yahoogroups.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Thursday, March 27, 2014 5:25 PM Subject: [FairfieldLife] Re: Neural Correlates of Consciousness?   ---In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, authfriend@... wrote : Salyavin, who/what has this illusion?  You.

[FairfieldLife] One for Michael

2014-03-27 Thread TurquoiseBee
I also posted to other forums the link about the Dutch approach to dying, and today received a response (positive, but questioning its lasting value to the kids involved in a party in a crematorium) that made me remember the following true story as a response. Having growed up in the South, I

[FairfieldLife] A treasure-trove for people who, like me, adore good packaging

2014-03-27 Thread TurquoiseBee
Design elevated to the level of fun: http://www.messynessychic.com/2014/03/27/20-things-ill-buy-purely-perfect-packaging/

Re: [FairfieldLife] One for Michael

2014-03-27 Thread TurquoiseBee
with tales of what dealing with the dead was really about. I would have *loved* to have met him, but unfortunately his late-night exploits were discovered by his employers, and he was fired. On Thu, 3/27/14, TurquoiseBee turquoi...@yahoo.com wrote

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Steven Seagall to Help Putin

2014-03-27 Thread TurquoiseBee
From: jr_...@yahoo.com jr_...@yahoo.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Thursday, March 27, 2014 7:12 PM Subject: [FairfieldLife] Re: Steven Seagall to Help Putin   I agree Seagall is out of shape in this picture.  But Putin is still thinking of the martial artist actor that

Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Steven Seagall to Help Putin

2014-03-27 Thread TurquoiseBee
Not at all. Merely aware of what will push the buttons of True Believers. Q.E.D.  :-) From: authfri...@yahoo.com authfri...@yahoo.com To: FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com Sent: Thursday, March 27, 2014 8:18 PM Subject: Re: [FairfieldLife] Re: Steven Seagall to

Re: [FairfieldLife] The Experiment.

2014-03-28 Thread TurquoiseBee
Sounds like a variant of Schoedinger's Cat. Was the spirit of the original cat still there in any of its descendents?  :-) Speaking of Schroedinger's Cat, I saw a news story today that reminded me that to some extent people in modern society are a lot like that cat in the mystery box -- are

Re: [FairfieldLife] Post Count Fri 21-Mar-14 00:15:03 UTC

2014-03-28 Thread TurquoiseBee
@... wrote : On 3/25/2014 8:44 AM, TurquoiseBee wrote: I have no interest in engaging with you, Jim, for any reason whatsoever. You're a mental midget with psychological problems so severe that you feel the need to pretend that you're enlightened. What could there possibly be to talk about

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