Monthly Archives: February 2018

Beleaguered in Bothell – 21 February 2018

Musings in Winter: Stephen Hawking “The idea of 10 dimensions might sound exciting, but they would cause real problems if you forget where you parked your car.” Art for Winter – Part I of III: Ron Seivertson (American, contemporary) Below … Continue reading

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Current Events – 21 February 2018

“In a closed society where everybody’s guilty, the only crime is getting caught. In a world of thieves, the only final sin is stupidity.” ― Hunter S. Thompson.

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Beleaguered in Bothell – 20 February 2018

Musings in Winter: Albert Camus “As a remedy to life in society I would suggest the big city. Nowadays, it is the only desert within our means.” Art for Winter – Part I of III: Arthur Secunda (Mexican, contemporary) Below … Continue reading

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Current Events – 20 February 2018

“Let’s face it, the universe is messy. It is nonlinear, turbulent, and chaotic. It is dynamic. It spends its time in transient behavior on its way to somewhere else, not in mathematically neat equilibria. It self-organizes and evolves. It creates … Continue reading

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Beleaguered in Bothell – 19 February 2018

Musings in Winter: Kenneth Grahame “Children are the only people who accept a mood of wonderment, who are ready to welcome a perfect miracle at any hour of the day or night. Only a child can entertain an angel unawares, … Continue reading

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Current Events – 19 February 2018

“Wisdom demands a new orientation of science and technology toward the organic, the gentle, the elegant and beautiful.” – E. F. Schumacher, an influential economic thinker, statistician, economist, and author of “Small Is Beautiful: Economics as if People Mattered.”  

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Beleaguered in Bothell – 18 February 2018

Musings in Winter: Stephen Hawking “It surprises me how disinterested we are today about things like physics, space, the universe and philosophy of our existence, our purpose, our final destination. Its a crazy world out there. Be curious.” Art for … Continue reading

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Current Events – 18 February 2018

“I didn’t realize how good I was with computers until I met my parents.” ― Mike Birbiglia, an American comedian, actor, and filmmaker.

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Beleaguered in Bothell – 17 February 2018

Musings in Winter: Dean Koontz “One of the greatest gifts we receive from dogs is the tenderness they evoke in us. The disappointments of life, the injustices, the battering events that are beyond our control, and the betrayals we endure, … Continue reading

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Current Events – 17 February 2018

“A great nation is not saved by wars, it is saved by acts without external picturesqueness; by speaking, writing, voting reasonably; by smiting corruption swiftly; by good temper between parties; by the people knowing true men when they see them, … Continue reading

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