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by lazyboy
Sat Dec 03, 2016 3:01 am
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Figuring Out Religion
Replies: 4381
Views: 517479

Re: Figuring Out Religion

Maddy, I enjoyed that link. There's a deep connection and meaning underlying the apparent differences in religion. There have been several in the recent past and now more current Christian mystics who have developed a deep affinity for Buddhism. One of the first I read about is Thomas Merton. http:/...
by lazyboy
Thu Dec 01, 2016 10:02 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Where Keynes and Trump intersect
Replies: 1
Views: 1148

Re: Where Keynes and Trump intersect

Much thanks, Kriegsspiel. Keynes was if anything a brilliant mind and also, it appears, prophetic.
by lazyboy
Thu Dec 01, 2016 9:44 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Draining the Swamp?
Replies: 26
Views: 6784

Re: Draining the Swamp?

Mountaineer wrote:Too bad Webb got sidelined. He seems line a good guy.

http://thefederalist.com/2016/12/01/jim ... y-keynote/
Thanks for this link, Mountaineer, Webb offers a very sound and intelligent point of view.
by lazyboy
Mon Nov 28, 2016 8:03 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Flashback 1978: Barney Miller and the Gold Bug
Replies: 3
Views: 2078

Re: Flashback 1978: Barney Miller and the Gold Bug

:) Thanks Ad! I loved that show- it had such great characters.
by lazyboy
Mon Sep 05, 2016 4:38 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Figuring Out Religion
Replies: 4381
Views: 517479

Re: Figuring Out Religion

I've been enjoying this conversation. I have respect and reverence for everyone's true nature and ground of being. I also have a fondness for lightening the load and, as well, for terrapins and the blues. COSMOLOGY by Billy Collins I never put much stock in that image of the earth resting on the bac...
by lazyboy
Fri Sep 02, 2016 3:24 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Single Payer Healthcare
Replies: 63
Views: 16177

Re: Single Payer Healthcare

Sophie, how do you feel about CT scans? One was just ordered for me because a "little spot" was found on an ultrasound of my liver. So they want to get a closer look. Otherwise, my blood work for liver and kidneys is good. The ultrasound has been done each year for a while since being a sustained r...
by lazyboy
Thu Sep 01, 2016 8:17 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Single Payer Healthcare
Replies: 63
Views: 16177

Re: Single Payer Healthcare

That's Medicare patients, meaning the population age 65 or older plus disabled and people with certain severe illnesses that allowed them to qualify for Medicare. The stats you posted are thus not that surprising. I dare you to find a person > 65 who hasn't been diagnosed with hypertension and hype...
by lazyboy
Sat Aug 27, 2016 6:31 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: YouTube Junkie
Replies: 877
Views: 178533

Re: YouTube Junkie

Possibly this video could be on new thread, maybe "Endless Wars".
The Riverbank by Paul Simon :
https://youtu.be/E5CySdSYnNQ

The sound quality is not CD quality.
by lazyboy
Thu Apr 07, 2016 12:31 am
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: YouTube Junkie
Replies: 877
Views: 178533

Re: YouTube Junkie

Thank You Canada  (The Ted Cruz Song)

https://youtu.be/0oG3BwIXsog

Not your fault, Gosso
by lazyboy
Tue Mar 29, 2016 7:12 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Running shoes/sneakers
Replies: 46
Views: 11361

Re: Running shoes/sneakers

I'v been able to buy New Balance (made in America!) for a discount at Big 5 Sporting Goods. http://www.big5sportinggoods.com/store/
by lazyboy
Fri Mar 25, 2016 12:26 am
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: The True Story of Lawrence of Arabia
Replies: 1
Views: 782

Re: The True Story of Lawrence of Arabia

Thanks, MG. There's a great and tragic history lesson here.
by lazyboy
Tue Mar 15, 2016 11:35 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: YouTube Junkie
Replies: 877
Views: 178533

Re: YouTube Junkie

MediumTex wrote:
TennPaGa wrote:
Kriegsspiel wrote: Ted Cruz Bad Lip Reading.

These are all fantastic.
:D
That's really good.

His comments in the video seemed far more authentic than his actual comments.

Great! Just looking at the eyes of his wife and girls... I imagine that what he is really saying is pretty weird.