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Mindfulness Is Overrated

I was traveling recently and stumbled into the hotel’s fitness facility. I don’t know, maybe I sleepwalked there. Hate exercise, so I was earplugged into Pandora with poor old Stevie Ray Vaughan wailing about “The Things That I Used to Do,” trying my best to put my body into an acute state of activity at […]  More

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Pow! Bam! Zonk!

Pow! Bam! Zonk!

Excerpt from “Has TV (GASP!) Gone Batty?” by John Skow Originally published on May 7, 1966 The Batman TV program was loosed upon the world on January 12. It immediately lodged itself in that subcellar of the national cerebellum that controls involuntary movements. … Batman abruptly became (SNICKER!! REVULSION!!) an obligatory topic in every conversation […]  More