Written By: notices and features - Date published: 2:00 pm, September 21st, 2012 - 27 comments
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Weekend social is for non political chat. What’s on for the weekend, gigs, film or book reviews, sports, or whatever.
No politics, no aggro, why can’t we all just get along?
Man Creates Colossal Snow Artworks With His Feet
“Let us all try to live so as to tread lightly on the earth”. George Fox, Quaker.
Got some work to finish up tomorrow then up the mountain for a day snowboarding on Sunday. It’s been awhile.
I’m hoping to get the garden sorted for spring plantings this weekend…so also need fine weather. Will pray for a big rain storm mid next week clearing Saturday so that the trout season will open with clear water…..
“Will pray for a big rain storm”
I see your moody old people doing songs about rain and raise you one: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cNxe9BS8V8U
I’ll up your Velvet Underground with a rain chant.
“…and what costume shall the poor girl wear….at All Tomorrows Parties..”
Rehearsal tomorrow morning. Then furiously finishing my dissertation before Monday’s deadline. Urgh
Write well PJ.
Thanks. Struggling along, only 2 or 3 thousand words to go
count me in Berny
Now here on planet Key…..
i remember “Men watching Goats” (now that was a funny Clooney movie)
the catharsis of Revenge (voluntary or involuntary) appears to be temporary, and clearly blind.
(to stay in context, “retribution upon the Taliban”, imo)
“When all the people saw him Walking and praising God, they recognised him as the same man who used to sit begging at the temple gate called Beautiful, and they were filled with wonder and amazement at what had happened to him” Acts 3:9-
Ok, sorry babe, I’m man without ghosts, It was great film I’ll watch it again.
U don’t know everything, and that’s cool.
And it’s not revenge, They are promoting the protection of civilised life.
If it’s possible, then the Afghan people will have a process to work with when we do leave.
They volunteer every time, and I bless them for it, they really do care.
enlighten me further?
(i a man with the Ghost)
You’ll have to be more specific, and your ghost is not my ghost
Bless ya, there is no difference and yes u can.
Many names and approaches.
Ya just ask and wait babe, etc
Heartbreak (no heartbeat), it’s because u have told it too, and that’s how it stop memory and thought.
You do it “Without Emotion” untill it gets the triggers right, then …. enjoy.
Physical transpondence engine = your body
Same thing babe, just ask and wait, but talk to your body, that’s how it got the ghost got there in the first place.
here are some Fiction authors (while sorting library)
Orwell-obviously, the “future” is here
Margaret Atwood-alias grace
Been rereading John Varley…
interesting. Ïn the year 2525…if man is still alive…
Are you listening to Down the List on Radionz on Sundary mornings? Very good made in NZ skits on our pollies.
11.05 Down the List
Where does the real power in New Zealand lie? That’s right, with a bunch of bureaucrats, underlings, officials, and lowly-ranked list MPs that you and I have never heard of. Whether it’s in sport, politics, commerce, education or the arts, the only way to find out what’s really going on in this country is by going … Down the List. Written by Dave Armstrong and produced by Radio New Zealand’s Drama department.
Today, in an attempt to save money, government departments are cutting staff. But when some of the departing staff turn up as highly-paid consultants, where are the savings? (5′56″)
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No fucking snowboarding – Doom 3 instead.
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