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News Briefs 24-07-2014

Illusion only is sacred, truth profane.

Thanks to RPJ and Cat for links

Quote of the Day:

The single biggest problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken place.

George Bernard Shaw

News Briefs 23-07-2014

It's hump day! To celebrate, here's some kayakers getting a lift from a humpback whale

Quote of the Day:

If you think you know what the hell is going on, you're probably full of shit.

Robert Anton Wilson

News Briefs 22-07-2014

Congrats to Daily Grail contributing editor Cat Vincent on writing the cover feature for this month's Fortean Times!

Quote of the Day:

You gotta be continually revising your map of the world.

Robert Anton Wilson

News Briefs 21-07-2014

Hell is empty and all the devils are here

Thanks to Kat and Cat for links

Quote of the Day:

There are more things in heaven and earth, Horatio, than are dreamt of in your philosophy.


News Briefs 18-07-2014

“What we observe is not nature itself, but nature exposed to our method of questioning."

Quote of the Day:

“Quantum theory provides us with a striking illustration of the fact that we can fully understand a connection though we can only speak of it in images and parables.”

W. Heisenberg

News Briefs 17-07-2014

Isn't it time to change the tune??

Thanks to Inannawhimsey

Quote of the Day:

"What we call imagination is actually the universal library of what's real. You couldn't imagine it if it weren't real somewhere, sometime."

~Terence McKenna

News Briefs 16-07-2014

After reading some of the crazy news briefs today you'll be all like this

Quote of the Day:

The cost of sanity in this society is a certain level of alienation.

Terence McKenna

News Briefs 15-07-2014

I'm not sure I like the direction computer gaming is heading...

Quote of the Day:

Never turn your back on Fear. It should always be in front of you, like a thing that might have to be killed.

Hunter S. Thompson

News Briefs 14-07-2014

The wow, the woo and the WTF?

Thanks to Kat for links

Quote of the Day:

We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light.