Highlights of a "Truly Important" Life
"[A]lmost everything -- all external expectations, all pride, all fear of embarrassment or failure -- these things just fall away in the face of death, leaving only what is truly important."
--Steve Jobs, 2005 Commencement Address at Stanford University
It turns out that it takes three hours and 40 minutes of sexytime to work off one Chipotle Steak Burrito.
However, a vegetarian
Boulder, Colorado: home sweet home.
Born and raised. I love it here.
It's his fault.
"This ad treats a serious tragedy like a football game or chess match, with points to be won merely by staying on the offense."
I want my Oil!
The only thing this bloody brilliant video gets wrong is that BP's not losing billions -- they're losing only a tiny fraction of what they make in a...
The Feng Shui is Whack
I'm not sure what my favorite thing is about this review: that the critique of this Boulder, Colorado café is highlighted by the charge that Atlas Purveyors is crowded (surely, a sign of success and doing things right for any business?) or that it's Feng...
It's Up to Us--Take Action Here, Today.
"Federal Defendants have spent the better part of the last decade treading water, and avoiding their obligations under the Endangered Species Act... We simply cannot afford to waste another decade." ~ U.S. District Court Judge James Redden to Counsel of Record in National...
"The Lord Buddha advised those who are ardent on attaining Nibbana to contemplate the body with its impurities..."
I'm a "Dharma Brat"--an American Buddhist. My parents met and fell in love back in '72, at a seminar...
This morning, in the eco-minded valley that is Boulder, Colorado, I drank some fair-trade organic coffee, hopped on my bike and, with my dog (who I adopted from the Humane Society), went downtown--where local, independent businesses proliferate.
Returning, I came across a sign on a neighbor's lawn that looked...