“The Earth reminded us of a Christmas tree ornament hanging in the blackness of space. As we got farther and farther away, it diminished in size. Finally, it shrank to the size of a marble, the most beautiful you can imagine. That beautiful, warm, living object looked so fragile, so delicate, that if you touched it with a finger it would crumble and fall apart … seeing this has to change a man.”
Here’s a fantastic video recommended by my friend Hariod Brawn at Contentedness.net. I wonder if consciousness would have captured our attention with such endurance if it wasn’t for the mysterious and abstruse quality that Hariod […]
Mind altering substances have been all the talk since the dawn of man. Prohibition was one of the first major political conversations here in the states. And come on! Who isn’t looking to get tipsy on a Thursday or Friday happy hour to wash away the woes of the week? The thing is, scarcity and regulation are part of what intensifies the appeal of substances. Alcohol shouldn’t be drank on the job. And why would we want a bunch of drunks answering the business phone lines, slurring the words while representing a brand? It doesn’t make sense.