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News Briefs 23-04-2015

Last week's film trailers awakened my inner child.
Now the child wants a Hot Wheels race-track, a puppy AND a trip to Disneyland.

Thanks to J.J. Abrams and Zack Snyder

Quote of the Day:

"The best way to counter a bad idea is to confront it and point out where it is wrong or misleading. I feel this way not only about religious superstition but also about homeopathy, astrology and parapsychology–not to mention psychoanalysis, psychopharmacology, multiverse theories and string theory."

~John Horgan, science journalist for Scientific American.

News Briefs 22-04-2015

Down the rabbit hole: curiouser and curiouser.

Thanks to @johnreppion

Quote of the Day:

No problem can be solved from the same level of consciousness that created it.

Albert Einstein

News Briefs 20-04-2015

Happy 420 day! Coming right on the back of Bicycle Day, today's news briefs may make you wonder if you've come back down yet...

Quote of the Day:

When you study natural science and the miracles of creation, if you don't turn into a mystic you are not a natural scientist.

Albert Hofmann

News Briefs 17-04-2015

”Any ritual is an opportunity for transformation.”

Quote of the Day:

“When we practice magic we are always making connections, moving energy, identifying with other forms of being.”


News Briefs 16-04-2015

I'm sure in many parallel worlds donating to the Grail would be tax deductible.

Thanks to Grail-Seeker.

Quote of the Day:

"People are too eager to say "This legendary person had flaws!" instead of, "Wow, this flawed human being managed to do something legendary.""

~ Mishell Baker ‏(@mishellbaker )

News Briefs 15-04-2015

What's happening?

Quote of the Day:

While many things are too strange to be believed, nothing is too strange to have happened.

Thomas Hardy

News Briefs 14-04-2015

Mama mia!

Thanks to @SPR1882.

Quote of the Day:

Whoever controls the media, controls the mind.

Jim Morrison

News Briefs 13-04-2015

The Daily Grail: always answering the big questions for you...

Thanks to @owenbooth and @johnreppion.

Quote of the Day:

Reality is an illusion, albeit a very persistent one.

Albert Einstein

News Briefs 10-04-2015

"To different minds, the same world is a hell, and a heaven."

Quote of the Day:

“What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have yet to be discovered.”

R. W. Emerson