Book Review – Island Games: Mystery of the Four Quadrants

Island Games: Mystery of the Four quadrants, by Caleb J. Boyer can best be described as a magical adventure story with a few moral lessons thrown in to boot. While reading I was reminded by the movie “Journey 2: The Mysterious Island (2012)”, though somewhat more basic in terms of complexity. It is a light, … Continue reading Book Review – Island Games: Mystery of the Four Quadrants

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A Case for Mankind Living in A Computer-like Simulation

There has been much talk in the press in recent times about the concepts of Artificial Intelligence, whether or not mankind is living in a computer simulation, space exploration breaking new ground, cloning and genetic engineering, robotics, cybernetic augmentation, so-called "clean energy", decentralized and self-regulating currency systems, etc. Elon Musk has broken new ground with … Continue reading A Case for Mankind Living in A Computer-like Simulation

This Life

In moments of joyous depression, Exalted sadness, Cleverly stupendous retardation, I realize my inner truth in my false pretensions of smiling contentment, and I proceed to cry rivers of euphoric desperation... Shocking, the inner conflicting with outer peace, Dramatic showing off of simplistic basal lust. We are the joke, the pathetic success of creative failure!