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Democrats Vs republicans, i.e. New World Order Lite Vs New World Order Classic, bigger pillows and more leg room with the light version, but the destination is the same.


Curious how much faith there is in religion and so little in people!


“All happy families are alike; each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.” ― Anna Karenina

I don't know if this is true, but it is certainly a very memorable opening sentence! Are the varieties of social discord more numerous than those of harmony? Perhaps generally evil comes in more flavors than good? Though one might say evil in it's essence like goodness is singular, that would mean evil simply has more masks from which to choose. Perhaps underneath all those guises is the absence of love? I'll decide later, perhaps much later.


(Flash! This just in : "Iowa college says squirrel vandalized bicycle" More on this developing story:
"ESTHERVILLE, Iowa | A squirrel roaming a community college in northern Iowa has become the No. 1 suspect in a vandalized bicycle incident.
Officials at Iowa Lakes Community College in Estherville say the rodent chewed through two tires, a bicycle seat, a headlight and a taillight in the span of two days beginning Wednesday.
The bicycle owner, an associate math professor, reported the incidents to Estherville police. Another professor later came forward with a photo that shows the squirrel attacking the bike.
A school spokeswoman says the photo helps solve the mystery of how the bicycle was vandalized without witnesses seeing a suspect.
The professor has since parked his bicycle indoors."
[ ]

Concerned citizens are asking whether it was a lone chewer, or whether other chewers may've been involved. Until a conspiracy has been ruled out members of the community are asked to stay indoors and report any suspicious chewing to the local authorities. The town is under Martial Law Lock Down from dusk to dawn. ESTHERVILLE residents have been ordered not to chew during the course of the investigation and to rely on Hamburger smoothies, steak shakes, Chicken slurpies, or fish floats. Oster Corp. has donated 5,000 blenders during the crisis to the besieged citizens of ESTHERVILLE. Chewing experts from FBI headquarters in Quantico Virgina have been called in. Initial investigations indicate some of the chewing was accomplished with untraceable dentures, which authorities say may prevent us from ever knowing the actual number of chewers involved.

The professor photographing the incident, and allegedly inciting the squirrel, has been arrested as an accessory after the fact, and for contributing to the delinquency of a squirrel! At this time it is not known whether the pair were in cahoots, alternately taking turns chewing the bicycle and photographing one another. So far the 2 have only been charged with class 1 felony chewing. The camera has been seized and is undergoing forensic examination for incriminating or exculpatory evidence. Further charges may be invoked if it can be established that this act was part of a broader conspiracy involving clandestine services of a foreign power.

Neo-con terrorism expert Moshe Zi Nizt from the Brookings Institute maintain that this incident has all the hallmarks of North Korean terrorism! He argues that Homeland Security should be called in immediately and that N. Korea should be bummed with tactical Chicken McNugget Mix, anti-personnel Bubble Gum, and conventional Pepsi for retaliation. Those Reds will finally be wiped off the face of the planet with SAD. [SAD = Standard American Diet] Also N. Korean Premiere Kim Jong should have his Xbox account deleted by Micro$oft and Zappos should cancel all of his orders for Elvis Platform shoes. He must be taught a lesson, America doesn't kid around! N. Korea obviously thought that by using chewing as a means of terrorism their connection to the incident would be obscured. We in America are not so stupid! Their objective was obviously to prevent the math professor from reaching class by destroying his tires, or failing that to cause hemorrhoids in the unsuspecting teacher by the friction of an IRREGULAR seat. Imagine Koreans trying to undermine the sanctity of American Mathematics and destroy the U.S. scientific edge in the world! I'm truly appalled! Apparently the Koreans aren't aware that we in the USA have massive stock PILES of Preparation H! Yankee ingenuity does it again!
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
my good old friend Eustus Teal Periwinkle III was heard to say: '"Reality" is
only just a word'
Dumbstruck I immediately began wondering what the devil Eustus meant by

So I started pondering this idea as Eustus wouldn't have said so unless
it were very deep and profound. Unfortunately I'm kind of simple minded,
so you'll bear with me as I plod along.

Well first off I thought: Not only is "reality" just a word, but so is: "Earth", "deity', "money", "sex", or "Box" 'just' words.
One has to agree with such a trite observation, and I'm inclined to also think so what??

' “Reality” is only just a word. ' is only just a sentence!

"Reality" is only just 7 letters. Of course people who can't spell might
have a larger "reality". It sometimes pays to be stupid!

The Russians use the word "действительность" wow that's over twice as
long as our word. Guess I understand now what the cold war was all
about, their word was bigger than ours! Sneaky Rooskies! Word War III!

Now when J.J. said: '"Freedom" is just another word for "Nothing left to
lose"'. She didn't get us into the mess Eustus has created here, for
she was using talk about words to talk about their meanings. We can deal
with that, we can agree or disagree, and say why. But Eustus hasn't
helped us at all, because literally what he says is undeniably true and
monstrously trivial.

Maybe he meant to say something about reality, rather than the word
"reality"? Did he mean to say: 'Reality itself is only just a word?' Wow
that would be goofy as hell! I always thought that I was a person,
turns out Eustus thinks I'm just a word, and so are you! Get the
thorazine Eustus sounds more schizo than the guy who thought his wife
was a hat! Nope Eustus couldn't mean that for this is the elementary
blunder of mistaking the sign for what the sign signifies and Ferdy
clarified that distinction for us all way back when. I'm lost again!

So what was Eustus really trying to say? Was it something he thought was
REALLY true? I'm stumped. Let me try and start afresh!

"I love you!" is only just words??? Just words??? Try telling your wife
that they're just words after you forgot to tell her that on your
anniversary! When you come home and find all your stuff dumped in the
street and the door lock has been changed you'll be thinking: "Just
Words!...yea sure!"

"Words are deeds!" L.W.

But come to think of it Eustus's assertions are only just words too.

Hey I think I'm onto something. Now I wonder when Eustus says 'just a
word' we need to ask just a word as opposed to what? Perhaps he means as
opposed to gibberish, such as: "fuyuihiojml".? Which of course is not a
word, but a meaningless sequence of letters.

"Murder" is only just a word.
"Starvation" is only just a word.
"Fascism" is only just a word.
"Cancer" is only just a word.
"War" is only just a word.

Seems to me talk like this isn't really talk about the word "xxxx" but
rather an attempt to trivialize to what xxxx signifies. Kind of like
saying xxxx is only 'in your head.'

Aha Eustus didn't really want tell us something silly that we all know,
he wasn't really speaking about words at all. He wasn't trying to school
us in banal truths in linguistics, but instead wanted to give us
profound truths of metaphysics and epistemology. Very cagey that Eustus!
I think Eustus really wanted to say something about reality like "There
ain't no reality" or even "Reality ain't real!" Maybe this captures his meaning: The word "reality" doesn't REALLY [???] refer to anything REAL! One problem is that
what he said presupposes, at the very least, and likely way more, the
reality of his words! And words can't just hang in thin air, or The
Ether if you prefer. Words require a people who use them in their lives,
a culture, or set of practices wherein they derive their role. Words
require a social reality.

Well I know Eustus probably read or heard this somewhere and didn't have
a fully spelled out theory. The motivations for such views are almost
always fueled by a religious agenda, an agenda that seeks to deprecate
the 'actual world' by calling it: 'unreal', 'vulgar', 'mundane',
'Earthly', 'imperfect', 'finite', 'illusory', 'sinful', [or 'new
age'/pseudo-physics modern variants: a hologram, a simulation] etc..
That is stage one of the agenda. Next the program sells you on the idea
of a super-real realm, the 'supernatural', where one will have 'eternal
life'. [Maybe I'll get that date with Kimmi after all!] How attractive
is that? To be reunited with loved ones and forgiven for all ones
transgressions! Too good to be true! It's fruitless to
argue over the truth of myths or fairy tales, since no common framework exists for the disputants, indeed the 'literal belief in myths' is ultimately the rejection of of rationality, but of truth itself. But were we to suppose that a god or gods existed I would say, judging by the
state of the 'union' [i.e. the world], it or they would be much more
like how the x-tians describe satan...a real omnifucker!

But all of these ontological issues distract from the paramount issue. Namely that the salient function of religion is to inculcate social
conformity, either by inducing acquiescence, or fanatic devotion, to the
state. ...Its narcotic effect noted in 1848.

Whether one chooses to describe the world as 'real' or not makes little
difference. Regardless of what WORDS one chooses one still will be
evicted for not paying rent, falling of off your bike still hurts, the
IRS will hunt you down if you owe, and not eating food will lead to
starvation. Try looking at a malnourished child and convincing yourself
that "hunger" is only a word. None too easy a thing to do if you're not a


What is in a name and why I am not an 'atheist'. Atheists have been invaluable in combating the political influence of religions and therefore have been a very positive and necessary historical force.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
nothing! Shape Shifting, see for yoself! Fixing computers! Turning off
visitors to my profile with my sense of humor!

Tracing the connections between: assassination of President McKinley, Sabotage of the USS Maine, sinking of the
Lusitania, Pear Harbor, JFK Muder, Gulf of Tonkin, Watergate, October
Surprise/Iran-Conta, Attempted Reagan Murder, Iraq, 911, with the
evolving New World Order.

"If a lion could speak, we would not understand him." Well, is that like
this: if an Ancient Sumerian could speak. we would not understand him?
Or perhaps this is more similar: If an alien could speak, we would not
understand him? What's the issue here? And remember "would not" could be
fixed by "Lionese for Dummies", so should we say 'COULD not' instead,
then a lionese lexicon is impossible! But if impossible why say the lion
is speaking [a language]? After all 'language' is our concept, our
cultural artifact, we constructed the notion. In order to be a language
the phenomenon must resemble 'human' languages, i.e. what we CALL
"language[s]". Untranslatability counts in the ledger as undermining the
aptness of our calling something a language. See the remarks in Zettel
The first things people usually notice about me
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
Well the first thing noticed on okcupid is that: "Praise be to Jesus, another Jaguar visited my profile....HIDE!"

But hey how'd you know it was Jesus Anyway? Maybe it weren't jes Jesus, and perhaps it was a wee bit more complicated than that. Just maybe eh? Have you heard of The Dude, well if not it's time ya did! Because actually it was The Dude whom told Jesus and his bro Pepe to tell me to visit your profile n' check out your baby blues whenever they saw me again. [And don't interrupt with: "I've got brown eyes mister!"] And guess what, the very next time I came slinkin by their shoe shine stand they tell me that the Dude says I oughtta visit your profile. I know you're asking why a Jaguar with paws would need to frequent shoeshine stands! Think spots not paws! Ya see Leopards [or am I a Jaguar?] need to have boot black dabbed on their spots every other full moon otherwise they bleach out. If that were to happen I'd be mistook for an American Puma and get deported from Africa. N' of course I get all my boot black at their shoeshine stand. At this point you're probably wondering why The Dude didn't tell me all this himself, but he an I ain't speaking on account of his ma said I ate all their gol dang rabbits, which The Dude knows ain't true but he can't go agin his ole ma. So fer the time bein we're incommunicado. [Wow this mythical sjit sure gets complicated!] So I dropped by your profile and lo n' behold there were those GORGEOUS blue ["brown!" whatever!] eyes Jesus & Pepe told me about. MY MY WHAT BERRY BERRY PRETTY eyes you have my dear! Opps that's another Fairy Tale! [For more on The Dude, see Duderonmy.]

Now I don't know if you've noticed but this is all Exxtremely ironikal don't ya think? And that's precisely what my buddy Atlantis Morsellet thought when she heard about all this convoluted crap. I mean ironikal that Pepe and Jesus are runnin a Shoe shine stand and fly-by-night shoe repair biz, with Pepe doin the polishin and Jesus doin the repair work. BTW Jesus prefers to be called "B'Jesus", so he don't confuse the x-tians, you know cuz of all that second-coming stuff. Whoa Nellie! Don't get too excited it's a christian 'ectasy' not multiple orgasms. Ya see christians don't mean what normal folk mean by 'ectasy', for them it's having 50 or 60 arrows stuck in your chest and hallucinating about all-powerful wizards, oh yea and the fun of having just slaughtered 60,000 Inca so you can bring them closer to god. Nothing like killin someone to bring them closer to [your] god! And good christians that they are, they ship all those 60,000 saved souls possessions back to the Vatican for safe keepin so the men in the pointy hats and silk dresses will have something to do other than sodomizing choirboys. Not only do they save your soul, they save your money too, true christian charity! But I digress too much! Well the irony is that the mythical Jesus saved souls, whereas B'Jesus actually saves soles. An he don't kill nobody to do it! Ironikal, don't cha think? Like rain on your wedding day or flies in your chardonay! Haven't exactly had that last one happen, though I did spill some wine on my fly once. Oh never mind that, now that I think about it it was beer, not chardonay. Rumor has it I dislike wine anyhow.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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Favorite Quote: "Capitalism makes economic cannibals of people, and then confuses Economic Cannibalism for 'human nature'."

Beethoven I, Beethoven II, *Beethoven III, Beethoven IV, **Beethoven V, ***Beethoven VI, *Beethoven VII, *Beethoven VIII, & **Beethoven IX, Missa Solemnis.

Mozart's Don Giovanni (1979; Filmed on location in Venice, Vicenza, Italy) & (K. 626)

Handel's Messiah, Tales of Hoffman.

Also Franz [Sherbert not Lisp!], Antonio, and Luigi Boccherini's Cello Sonatas.

Vivaldi - Bajazet - Elina Garanča
Elina Garanca "Habanera" Carmen

Absolutely love watching first auditions of female singers in the Bulgarian, Ukrainian, and Kazahkstan x-factor shows on youtube.
Stela Petrova - Price Tag (Bulgaria)
Suzanne Abdullah - Halo (Beyonce) (Ukraine)
موهبة بنت جميلة جدا تدهش الجمهور - Chelsea Redfern [UK]
Lucy Spraggan's Bootcamp performance - Tea And Toast - The X Factor UK 2012 (Her OWN song!)
Ashly Williams' Emotional "I Will Always Love You" Prompts Tears - THE X FACTOR USA 2013
Bella Ferraro - Audition - The X Factor Australia 2012
Anna Khokhlova (Beyonce - If I Were A Boy) Х - ФАКТОР 3 - 20.10.12 Анна Хохлова
Rachel Potter - Proves Her Point with "Somebody to Love" by Queen
Mihaela Fileva - The X factor Bulgaria 2011 - Live Show 04.10.2011
Danie Geimer - Bookworm Turned X Factor Superstar! - THE X FACTOR USA 2013
Random Girl in the mall blows everyone away at the karaokemachine singing Whitney Houston

Books, Books, and more Books!
Capital: A Critique of Political Economy, Vol. I. What Really Causes Aids?, The Secret History of the War on Cancer, Philosophical Investigations, On Certainty, The Assault on Truth: Freud's Suppression of the Seduction [Molestation/Sexual Assault] Theory (1984) by Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson, Remarks on the Foundations of Mathematics, Scepticism, Rules and Language - Gordon Baker and P. M. S. Hacker, Ishi: Last of his Tribe, The Blue & Brown Books, Debunking 911 Debunking!, Borderline Conditions and Pathological Narcissism, Aggression in Personality Disorders and Perversions, Thou Shall Not Be Aware, Tao Te Ching, Dhammapada, Auto De Fe, Arthur Schnitzler, Who Killed Kennedy, Rush to Judgement, On the Trail of the AssassinS, The Idea of a Social Science, Naming & Necessity, Introductory Lectures on Psychoanalysis, Wittgenstein's Vienna, The Epic of Gilgamesh, Black Elk Speaks, An Introduction to the Philosophy of Science (1953), Cancer: Disease of Civilization, The China Study, The Mask of Sanity [5th ed., 1988], Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance, Narcissus & Goldmund, Demian, The Jew of Linz by Kimberly Cornish, The Big Bang Never Happened, Elaine Pagel's The Gnostic Gospels.

On deck in the Kindle:

Agrarian Origins of Capitalism - Wood:
Seeds of Destruction, Merchants of Doubt, Doubt is Our Product, Capital Vol. 2, 3, Grundrisse, Theories of Surplus Value, Philosophical Foundations of Neuroscience by Bennet & P. M. S. Hacker, Magic & Witchcraft Among the Azande, The Waste Makers, The Hidden Persuaders, Silent Spring, The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism, The Origin of Species, The Secret Life of Plants, Contributions to the Critique of Political Economy, The Politics of Cancer 2nd ed., Anatomy of Human Destructiveness, The Robber Barons, World Without Cancer, A Confederacy of Dunces - John Kennedy Toole, The Mass Psychology of Fascism, Wealth of Nations, Ten Days That Shook the World, Down to the Wire, The Man Without Qualities, Philosophy of Right, Jesus Never Existed, The Christ Conspiracy: The Greatest Story Ever Sold, Caesar’s Messiah: The Roman Conspiracy to Invent Jesus, Phenomenology of Spirit, The Essence of Christianity by Ludwig Feuerbach, History of the Russian Revolution - Lev Bronstein, V, Gravity's Rainbow, Vineland, The Crying of Lot 49, Flannery O’Connor Wiseblood.

Moffies I like:
The Syrian Bride, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo [Swedish version, aka Men Who Hate Women!], The Girl Who Played with Fire, The Girl Who Kicked the Hornets Nest, Duma, Immortal Beloved, Ginger & Cinnamon, Pride & Prejudice[1995], Sense & Sensibility[BBC], Emma[BBC], Persuasion, They Live, Photographing Faeries, The Awakening, Siddhartha, The Big Sleep, Dark Passage, He Walked By Night, The Third Man, The Snow Walker, La Femme Nikita (1990), Vanity Fair, X-Files [TV series], The Avengers [the TV series w/ Diana Rigg, not the movie.], The Prisoner [TV series w/ Patrick McGoohan], Bleak House, Liquid Sky, Blade Runner, Brazil, After Hours, Shadow of a Doubt, Strangers on a Train, Tie Me Up; Tie Me Down, Last Night (1998), Niagara, The Conformist, Heartbreakers, Office Space, The Village (2004), To Live and Die in L.A., Winged Migration, La Dolce Vita, Gilda, Laura, The Man Who Never Was, Steppenwolf, Blow-up, Career Opportunities, The Blue Max, Secretary, The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada, Inception, THX1138, The Swimmer, Seven Days In May, The Day of the Jackal, Silver Linings Playbook, The Conversation, Hard Candy, Kika, Tron, The Adventures of Baron Munchausen, Time Bandits, Dark City[1998], Baghdad Cafe, Bubba Ho-Tep, Killer Klowns From Outer Space, Prince of Darkness, The Keep, The Tao of Steve.

Palestinian, Syrian or other Arabic cuisine , also: Greek, Thai, Chinese, Vietnamese, India, Mexican. Actually nearly any food as long as it's vegetarian and I didn't make it!
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
Let's substitute with a more interesting question. What are the six means ruling classes/Oligarchies/ 'elites' could never do without to enforce & maintain social control.
26. Fear - Either in the form of the threat of violence or incarceration. I.e. the 'legal' system.
3. Violence - "[The state ] upholds the claim to the monopoly of the legitimate use of violence in the enforcement of its order." [Max Weber] Of course the circularity of this notion of "legitimate" should be readily apparent. Since the state acknowledges no outside arbiter of law [religious fairy tales notwithstanding!], and trains it's own justices to define and circumscribe what is legitimate, legitimate becomes what the state wants it to be. There is a very mild constraint here in that the state once it has laid down rules, i.e. laws, it sometimes must suffer and conform to it's own rules. But the state also has a plethora of highly trained functionaries, 'legal experts', to seek out loopholes and concoct exceptions to any law. If all else fails covert murder is employed. So in reality the state is merely that entity which has the monopoly of violence in a given region. Globalisation or "the New World Order" is merely the extension of these principles world wide to enable 'elites' final control of the entire planet as the nation state becomes obsolete. A lot happens while we're sleeping!
7. Ideology - Patriotism, nationalism, freedom & democracy, religious fundamentalism, etc. etc.
1. Media - Distractions TV, Music, the Kardashians [My personal favorite, I love Kim...sigh!], Internet, Youtube, okcupid, Video games, Movies, other celebrities, sports
6. Disinformation - News, CIA, Books, Newspapers, lies.
4. Status - The quest and pursuit of social standing, fame, celebrity,
2. Money - Especially the lack of. [If I had enough money I could take Kim Kardashian on a date and would no longer need okcupid.] Our need to secure money for shelter, clothing, and food keeps us fairly busy! And we need 8 hours sleep, must work 8 hours a day, 6 hours for the evening news, dinner, and a few martinis, only leaves 2 hours a day for revolution! [Well 1 1/2 hours actually I forgot about the state mandated 2 x 15 minute snack breaks! We can't have a Revolution that breaks the law!] What about weekends? No good, we need to watch Saturday cartoons, college football, go to the bar, or get laid. I don't know about you but I sure as hell ain't giving up my weekend for revolution!
23. Deprivation - Needs and wants, advertising, marketing, consumerism, psychology and sociology in the employ of social engineers.
76. War - The perpetual external threat to control the domestic population and forestall civil 'disobedience'.
55. Stupefying Chemicals - Drugs, Pharmaceuticals, Hemp, Alcohol, etc. [Please don't say caffeine, pretty please, with cream and sugar on it!]
62. To be continued.......

Back to the regular mindless programming!

I. Italian Roast Beans
II. Grinder
III. Stovetop Espresso Machine
IV. Water
V. Source of Heat
VI. Demitasse Cup
VII. Pickled Jalapenos [Relax, I don't eat them with coffee!]

First Alternates:
Hot Sauce
Dijon Mustard
Garlic + Onions
Dark Sjokolade
Organic Soybeans
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.

"'Terrorist' is just a word, one I wish I'd never heard
When it's used to vilify, without the need to question why
Only fools would swift condemn, that which has not befallen them
Until you know what lies behind, the actions of a tortured mind

Thank your God for sparing you, the suffering others have lived through
Where are the cries of just demand, for Arabs driven from their land?
Blame the victim, turn the cheek, praise the bully, kick the weak!
Mock the man who truth does speak

Tinker, tailor, soldier, spy, greed, corruption, torture, lies!
Blair invasion, sly persuasion, annihilation, massacred nation
Keep on running, karma's coming!
Money talks, truth walks, oil spills, greed kills

Tide is turning, London's burning!
Bombs will fall and blood will flow, as sure as my own name I know
Until corrupt dictators go, brutal, rotten, to the core
Their day has come, they rule no more

Show me the man who will not fight, to save his child, his home, his right!
You can call him what you like, you're not in his sorry plight
Cowards stay and Martyrs go, I know not where, but this I know
Speak your truth and stand your ground, fight your corner

When all around, point the finger, purse the lips, pin the label, 'Terrorist'!
Just a word, but one that sticks, even when the cap don't fit
But for the grace of God go I, remember that, before you cry

False accusation, names of shame, at those who may not be to blame,
Their crime, refused to play the game, of meek acceptance, dumbing down,
Your life, your choice; Warrior / Clown"

- Mhara Costello


Why is there something rather than nothing?
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Wondering why am I doing nothing rather than something.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
I talk to Ravens, Crows, and Jays. Really!


"They had no conversation together, no intercourse but what the commonest civility required. Once so much to each other! Now nothing! There had been a time, when of all the large party now filling the drawing-room at Uppercross, they would have found it most difficult to cease to speak to one another. ...there could have been no two hearts so open, no tastes so similar, no feelings so in unison, no countenances so beloved. Now they were as strangers; nay, worse than strangers, for they could never become acquainted. It was a perpetual estrangement. "
You should message me if
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If you are a strong, smart, sassy woman looking for a charming witty new friend.

I'm in my element when out and about in the great outdoors: photographing birds on Sauvie Isle, bicycling out NW Skyline Blvd., or a midnight hike in Forest Park on a clear Winter Night under the Full Moon. I tend to be a home body when its raining, and love to unfurl in an easy chair and watch movies til late at night. P.S. None of my friends are vegetarian, so you needn't feel that you should be one for my sake either. ...that would be rather silly!

"Man is a Zoon politikon [political animal] in the most literal sense: he is not only a social animal, but an animal that can be individualised only within society. Production by a solitary individual outside society – a rare event, which might occur when a civilised person who has already absorbed the dynamic social forces is accidentally cast into the wilderness – is just as preposterous as the development of [laguage] without individuals who live together and talk to one another." [C.C.P.E., 1859]

“It is not what we say or feel that makes us what we are. It is what we do...or fail to do."
Sense and Sensibility [BBC 2007]