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Read or Condemn Yourself to Death by Ignorance

For those courageous souls brave enough to look and see what is,

who are unwilling to blindly accept

the lies and rules of tyrannical authority.

The simple step of a courageous individual is not to take part in the lie.

One word of truth outweighs a world of lies.


If perchance a post of mine you think extreme

heed this from Kahlil Gibran:

“In battling evil, excess is good;

for he who is moderate in announcing the truth is presenting half-truth.

He conceals the other half out of fear of the people’s wrath.”


One of my goals is to think and act as if I fear no man’s wrath or deed.

Observation And Integrity

Wednesday 17th April 2024


I trust this finds you fit and well.

Here is a sampling of what recently crossed my digital desk.

I hope you get something from it!

Surrender To The Mystery

Two Types Of People

Government Care And Protect?

Demonize vs Normalize

Don’t Think, Just Obey!

The Power of Giving

Backyard Cricket

Our Society Is Run By Insane People For Insane Objectives - John Lennon

Living In The Belly Of An Evil Empire

Only Government

The Climate Change Iceberg

They Lied About

Brain Technology Link

Digital ID - Secure Convenience/Silent Weapon/Sinister Trap

Have a great week!

Surrender To The Mystery
Surrender To The Mystery

HELL NO! As soon as you say ’unknowable’ you stop looking for yourself or reading to find if others have already solved the mystery.

KNOW is at the top of the scale.

MYSTERY is at the bottom of the scale.

The author of this was probably in apathy, content to consign all to MYSTERY at the bottom of the scale.

That is NOT the path to greater awareness and competence.

Two Types Of People
Two Types Of People

Gov Care And Protect
Gov Care And Protect

Demonize vs Normalize
Demonize vs Normalize

Don't Think, Just Obey!
Don't Think, Just Obey!

The Power of Giving
Katharine Hepburn Cross Legged

Katharine Hepburn’s childhood, in her own words.

“Once when I was a teenager, my father and I were standing in line to buy tickets for the circus.

Finally, there was only one other family between us and the ticket counter. This family made a big impression on me.

There were eight children, all probably under the age of 12. The way they were dressed, you could tell they didn’t have a lot of money, but their clothes were neat and clean.

The children were well-behaved, all of them standing in line, two-by-two behind their parents, holding hands. They were excitedly jabbering about the clowns, animals, and all the acts they would be seeing that night. By their excitement you could sense they had never been to the circus before. It would be a highlight of their lives.

The father and mother were at the head of the pack standing proud as could be. The mother was holding her husband’s hand, looking up at him as if to say, “You’re my knight in shining armour.” He was smiling and enjoying seeing his family happy.

The ticket lady asked the man how many tickets he wanted? He proudly responded, “I’d like to buy eight children’s tickets and two adult tickets, so I can take my family to the circus.” The ticket lady stated the price.

The man’s wife let go of his hand, her head dropped, the man’s lip began to quiver. Then he leaned a little closer and asked, “How much did you say?”

The ticket lady again stated the price.

The man didn’t have enough money. How was he supposed to turn and tell his eight kids that he didn’t have enough money to take them to the circus?

Seeing what was going on, my dad reached into his pocket, pulled out a $20 bill, and then dropped it on the ground. (We were not wealthy in any sense of the word!) My father bent down, picked up the $20 bill, tapped the man on the shoulder and said, “Excuse me, sir, this fell out of your pocket.”

The man understood what was going on. He wasn’t begging for a handout but certainly appreciated the help in a desperate, heartbreaking and embarrassing situation.

He looked straight into my dad’s eyes, took my dad’s hand in both of his, squeezed tightly onto the $20 bill, and with his lip quivering and a tear streaming down his cheek, he replied; “Thank you, thank you, sir. This really means a lot to me and my family.”

My father and I went back to our car and drove home. The $20 that my dad gave away is what we were going to buy our own tickets with.

Although we didn’t get to see the circus that night, we both felt a joy inside us that was far greater than seeing the circus could ever provide.

That day I learnt the value to Give.

The Giver is bigger than the Receiver. If you want to be large, larger than life, learn to Give. Love has nothing to do with what you are expecting to get - only with what you are expecting to give - which is everything.

The importance of giving, blessing others can never be over emphasised because there’s always joy in giving. Learn to make someone happy by acts of giving.” ~ Katharine Hepburn

Backyard Cricket
Backyard Cricket

Remember back to younger days when sport was played for fun.
We’d play the game with pure delight beneath the summer sun.
When a bat could be a tree branch, a can could be a wicket.
The fences marked the boundaries; the rules were backyard cricket.
We would play the game for hours and all would get a turn.
We’d bowl slowly for the small kids; they’d need a chance to learn.
But when a dad or uncle would go up to the crease,
We’d bowl as fast as lightning; all mercy bowls would cease.
And when it came our turn to bat, we prayed to lady luck,
’Please let me get at least a run, not bowled out for a duck!’
But soon we came to learn the fact that losing was no shame,
It’s all about good sportsmanship and how we played the game.
For winning is an empty thing, if everyone is cross.
For all the good it did for you, you may as well have lost.
The greatest match you’ll ever play is not for fame or rates.
It’s in the backyard of your home with family, pets and mates.

Poem and artwork by Ian Coate

Our Society Is Run By Insane People For Insane Objectives - John Lennon
Insane People For Insane Objectives - John Lennon

He was not just a brilliant song-writer and musician. He was also an observant thinker and courageous communicator.

Living In The Belly Of An Evil Empire
Living In The Belly Of An Evil Empire

I must admit, it is a lot easier to confront and counter when you have the right tools.

Only Government
Only Government

The Climate Change Iceberg
The Climate Change Iceberg

They Lied About
They Lied About

Brain Technology Link
Brain Technology Link

The article states: More and more we are hearing about technologies that will not just interact with us but the intent it to make them PART OF US, and while many will champion this as an advancement, the opportunities for tyrants and other criminals to hack into and even control or kill people via this technology is very concerning. Yet, with all the warmongering taking place in the District of Criminals today, this is at the forefront of warfare, as well as times of so-called peace.

But I can see more problems than that. The more one understands about the mind (as a function distinct from the physical brain) the more troubling one finds this development.

Speaking purely for myself, there’s many a negative or destructive thought from my Reactive mind has crossed my Analytical mind that I would have zero intention of actioning.

The more civilized we become the more when censor the non-optimum and only allow the creative and constructive to be voiced and acted on.

How is the technology supposed to know the difference between between random or “no intent to act on“ thoughts and deliberate intentions?

I can just imagine a private being given an order with which he has a severe disagreement and responding with the thought, “That Sergeant needs a bullet to the head!“, something he would never do. What response will that elicit from the software?

In battle you want instant responses from software that is supposed to speed responses to ensure your survival. However in the above situation, an instantaneous response is going to land our private in deep doggy do-do.

Digital ID - Secure Convenience/Silent Weapon/Sinister Trap
Digital ID - Secure Convenience/Silent Weapon/Sinister Trap

Digital ID is already here. We saw an introduction to it via myGov accounts, digital car registration, digital drivers licences, smart phone tracking apps, QR Code sign-ins and a plethora of other online digital services.

What this is gradually leading us into is a more sinister trap. Digital ID is easily stolen, and has been used for nefarious purposes by governments, as seen with food and the biometric ID in Iran, track-and-tracing of citizens under the guise of public health and ’safety’, and social credit score monitoring in China.


Until next time,
dream big dreams,
plan out how to achieve them,
be continually executing your plans,
enlist people to your causes,
travel and/or read widely, preferably both,
all the while observing what you observe
rather than thinking what you are told to think,
think well of your fellow man,
take time to help your fellow man,
he sorely needs it and it will help you too,
eat food that is good for your body,
exercise your body,
take time to destress,
and do the important things
that make a difference -
they are rarely the urgent ones!



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