Mental Workout

Mental Workout

Stamina It takes stamina to work out every morning, so if you do, then give yourself credit because you deserve it. I have been working out for over forty years. It all started when I was twelve years-old and my father made me a set of weights in the garage. He poured...
Resourceful

Resourceful

Has Your Religion Become a Mere Social Resource? Everything eventually degenerates into mediocrity. A mystical Jewish cult on the fringes of society becomes the Catholic religion, Martin Luther transforms it into the Protestant religion and then the whole thing...
Group Hypnosis

Group Hypnosis

Mass Ritual The Christ Mass Ritual of the Catholic Church seems rather bland to me now after Kundalini breath of fire meditation. A recent Jackie Onassis documentary had a shot of Caroline and JFK, Jr. genuflecting and making the sign of the cross at graveside and...
No Free Basement Art at LACMA Anymore

No Free Basement Art at LACMA Anymore

No More Free Art in the Museum Basement For years I have perused Max Beckman and other German Expressionists in the basement of the Leo S. Bing Center at the Los Angeles County Art Museum on Wilshire Boulevard. I was having an emotional experience thinking about how...
Chinese Tea Party

Chinese Tea Party

Revolt Against Public Corruption in Palm Springs, California This is a call for the citizens of Palm Springs to rise up and revolt against government corruption, police incompetence and the theft of public funds. Your taxes were just raised and you got the first...
Officer Created Jeopardy

Officer Created Jeopardy

Palm Springs Police Negligence Negligence and incompetence are the trademarks of the Palm Springs Police Department. PS cops create dangerous situations that usually end up with a body count. Sometimes it seems like the PSPD are only about the body count. When the...
Clean Living

Clean Living

Daily Lifestyle  What type of daily lifestyle will I live when I am done with four days a week of Kundalini yoga practice and teacher training? I have no desire to become a yoga teacher per se. It is important for me to have an alternative lifestyle handy at all...
Bay Club vs. Equinox

Bay Club vs. Equinox

WHICH HIGH END GYM SHOULD I JOIN: The Bay Club or Equinox? How Do You Choose Where to Live? The answer to both questions is the same: location, location, location. Equinox has 100% cotton towels but the Bay Club has landmark properties in King Harbor and Pacific...
Feel

Feel

Thanksgiving In 1990 director Barry Levinson made a heart wrenchingly beautiful semi-autobiographical film about family and technology-influenced alienation called Avalon. Levinson uses the televised Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade as a linear emotional-visual...