What impact did the introduction of colour television have on the minds of the masses (and their respect for authority)? Is it mere 'coincidence' that Dorothy's world transforms from black-and-white into full colour as she leaves the safety of her little home? How can the original 1900 children's book by L Frank Baum inform us about the nature of reality today? What -- if anything -- is wrong with putting one's hand on one's heart and singing Star-Spangled Banner at a baseball game? And does the ACT realm have an 'imaginary enemy' problem?Read more
In this piece I will outline why I believe that there exists a significant relationship between 9/11 and the 'Wizard of Oz' narrative.
At the very least, the scriptwriters of 9/11 appear to have been inspired by the same ideas and philosophies as L. Frank Baum, author of TWoO.
However, the connections seem to me to run much deeper than that, whether by accident or design...Read more
Does the 'economy' actually go through 'booms and busts'? Is the average person today 'doing it tough'? How much is our lot in life dictated by our perspective on things? Is it possible that 'hyperinflation' is a hoax? And what does The Wizard of Oz have to do with 9/11?Read more
What is the difference between 'skepticism' and 'cynicism'? Is it really worth being skeptical all of the time? What is 'government' in theory and practice? How many of us would actually want to rule the world if we could? Who were the 'Uplifters' and what do they have to do with 9/11?Read more