On Super Blood Wolf Moons

A few years ago there was quite a ruckus about the 4 Blood Moons (also referred to as "The Tetrad") that were appearing and synchronized with the Jewish / Hebrew Calendar.  Of the 62 Tetrads since the First Century AD only 8 of them have coincided with the Jewish Calendar Holy…

“Lessons of History” by Will & Ariel Durant

Key Excerpts from Will & Ariel Durant's "Lessons of History."Their perspective is a unique version of Darwinism that embraces religion, hope and freedom of choice. 'The first biological lesson of history is that life is competition. Competition is not only the life of trade, it is the trade of…

NIN

Nine Inch Nails at The Palladium (Dec 8, 2018 show).  The Jesus and Mary Chain opened up for them.  Overall, it was a great show.  Interestly, there weren't as many phones up filming everything.  I'd estimate that less than 10% of the crowd had phones up at any given time.…

Peter Thiel's Macro Worldview

[This is a working post that will continue to be edited over time.]I saw Peter Thiel speak at SXSW in 2013 in Austin.  You can watch his speech here: "You Are Not A Lottery Ticket".  I recently rewatched the speech and am revisiting the implications of his worldview.  Sure,…