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3. Writes happiness book. 4. Accidentally burns himself up drunk on nitrous oxide in storage shed fire.

Tony Hsieh died drunk at age 46 because his life was missing number 4 of his HQ: vision or meaning. Two days ago I wrote a blog about Tony Hsieh’s book the Happiness Quotient. When I read about his life I was inspired at first but as the news stories played out it appears that…

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1. Creates personal net worth of $842 million. 2. Lives in Trailer.

THE LATE TONY HSIEH – Entrepreneur Behind Downtown Vegas Revitalization The name Tony Hsieh (pronounced shay) was unknown by me until a few weeks ago when he died tragically at the age of 46 in a New London, Connecticut house fire. Mr. Hsieh had the touch of gold in every thing he did. Tony Hsieh…

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MYSTICAL UNIVERSE OF THE RED LODGE

Mystical universalists have to meditate into infinity all by themselves. The Red Hat Lodge Room traces its roots to ancient mystical universalists who tried to transcend Christ consciousness, Buddha mind, Hindu yoga and especially the legalism of the Jewish Bible. The Red Hat Lodge Room was a dramatic departure from Jewish and Catholic ritual alike.…

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GETTING OLD IS AN HONOR AND A PRIVILEGE

I am thankful that I am old. My whole life has been about taking care of old people. Now I am finally old myself and I have great people taking care of me. On this Thanksgiving Day 2020, I am thankful that I am old and living in a gated senior citizen independent living facility.…

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Dominoes of Love

“Love” your enemy does not mean that you “like” your enemy For most of my life the Christ teaching of loving your enemy was a real problem for me. I always said to myself: “Yeah I’ll do that someday. Someday when I am older I will love my enemy. Suddenly I was old. Then I…

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Live Nation’s Desecration of Buddhist Religious Symbols

Interfaith Group Calls Out Live Nation on Sacrilegious Use of Religious Icons at the House of Blues William Kole of the Associated Press reports that an Interfaith group representing Buddhist, Hindu, Jain, Jewish and Christian traditions have formed a broad alliance to abolish the “disrespectful” use of sacred Buddhist and Hindu statues as trendy decor…

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Did the Ancient Judahites Smoke Marijuana?

Maybe the Ancient Tribes of Israel Only Burned Cannabis in Ceremonial Fires A recent paper published in the Journal of the Institute of Archaeology of Tel Aviv University suggests that the a shrine in ancient Israel may have burned cannabis as a type of incense in religious rituals. Abstract “Two limestone monoliths, interpreted as altars,…

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PANDEMIC PLAY LIST: John Carpenter’s “They Live” (1988)

This Movie Will Make You Think Twice About Our Consumer Based Lifestyle Here is an easy way to fall in love with staying home, not buying stuff, and decreasing your carbon footprint. Put 1988’s, They Live, by John Carpenter on your CORVID-19 play list. This movie was on at 3 AM the other night and…