Lady Thatcher’s Koan

By: Sunday July 13, 2014 6:30 pm

In almost any question, no matter how complex, there is an axis, hinge, fulcrum, upon and around which the entire question revolves. Discovering that point is often produced after concentrated immersion in the problem in all its facets, but the discovery itself is experienced as an intuitive flash…. what Zen Buddhists call “satori“. In their discipline they make use of riddles called “Koans” to trigger such insights.

 

The Latest Totally Isolated Incident From A Republican Bad Apple

By: Friday October 22, 2010 6:01 pm

Oh look, a Republican advocating violence. But only if the GOP doesn’t retake the House, which I think makes him a moderate now.

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