Theophillis Goodyear: Remoteness & Abstraction: The Undoing of Humankind

Remoteness & Abstraction: The Undoing of Humankind Those are probably the best two words to ever describe the contemporary problem in simple terms. Americans supports wars because we are shielded from the horror. The more intelligent among us know that our military often kills tens of thousands of innocent people. But we don’t get a …

Theophillis Goodyear: Bring a Stupid Teen-Ager is Now a Felony

It may be idiocy but it is also fascism — zero tolerance means the state defines all speech as subject to state definition — both a tautalogical redundancy and a clear and present overturning of the Constitutional right to free speech. Teenagers, social media, and terrorism: a threat level hard to assess Authorities are leaning …

Theophillis Goodyear: A New Paradigm for New Times: Creators vs. Destroyers

Ayn Rand’s central paradigm is a dichotomy between those she calls makers and takers. The makers, in her opinion, are the industrialists. And the takers are people who favor any kind of government social program or anyone who relies on such a program. But perhaps the most accurate paradigm for the 20th and 21st centuries …

Theophillis Goodyear: The Second Enlightment Emergent Now — Comment by Bojan Radej

The Second Enlightenment Has Emerged: We Should Call It What It Is Have you ever noticed that there’s no convenient, sufficient, or satisfying way to pull all the threads together of all the inter-related branches of wisdom that we’re always talking about? despite the fact that they all seem to be part of the same …

Theophillis Goodyear: Time for an Open-Source Truth Blitz on CNN and the Boston Bombing Story — Calling All Bloggers — Kick the Crap Out of CNN, Fox Et Al on Boston NOW — May the Force Be With You!

This is a response to Owl’s post Owl: Public Awake, Major Media Shredded — the Revolution IS Being Televised! CNN is having ratings problems. If their subterfuge in Boston becomes common knowledge they will loose credibility and even more viewers. It would be a shot fired across the bow of every other news network. All …