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Make Marijuana Available to all Adults. Legalise the plant

Marijuana has been widely used in various spiritual and religious traditions of the East and elsewhere for literally thousands of years. In these ceremonies, the participants engage in a sharing together of the ritual of inhaling the smoke of marijuana for its calming and healing influence through the whole mind-body structure. Continue reading 



Would you like to help me win a $100,000 prize in an essay competition?

From time to time, I buy a copy of the excellent Times Literary Supplement (TLS), a British monthly,  large format publication, with numerous in-depth book reviews and advertisements for new books etc. Continue reading 



Olympic Games. Money wins medals not just raw talent. From Team GB to GM Olympics or perhaps to GM Olympcrops in a decade or two.

I wrote a polemic on the blog a few days ago on the O-limp-ic Games.

I wrote the need for a new kind of athlete free from obsessing about winning and losing, and obsessing with time/performance and selfie existence. Continue reading 



Olympic Games. We need a new kind of athlete. Part Two

Welcome to the O-limp-ic Games in Rio

Oops. Welcome to the Olympic Games. We need a new kind of athlete.

Part Two of Two

Part Two

Headings

ATHLETES HAVE BECOME SAINTS AND SINNERS OF THE SELFIE CULTURE

A NEW KIND OF OLYMPIC GAMES

A NEW KIND OF ATHLETE

SPONSORS, PATRONS AND GRANTS FOR THE NEW KIND OF ATHLETE

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