Not matter what religious beliefs or philosophies we claim to hold, we all act on the knowledge that there is no God, that life is impermanent and fleeting, and that in it, we are truly on our own, every minute of every day. We act, instinctively, impulsively and repeatedly, on our knowledge of these things. … Continue reading Instincts vs Emotions: An Antisocial View of Humanity
I didn't sleep last night. It happens from time to time. I went on one of my grand, spontaneous adventures through the more educational parts of YouTube. Eventually, as always, I lost track of time. Eventually, as always, one spell of curiosity led to another; minutes became hours; and when at last the light of … Continue reading The World is a Shitty Place, But…
I have heard or read the stories and messages of so many thinkers, revolutionaries and philosophers from antiquity to date; and I just don't get it. All have a point; all see what is wrong with the societies they live in; all see the flaws in the belief systems that drown their people in an … Continue reading Are We Doomed To Faith?
Despite the fact that we act on our knowledge of the truth every minute of every day, we still hold on to our beliefs in the lie. Despite the fact that we instinctively resist the suffocating creeds that we have been raised with, in our moments of passionate abandon, in our daring to ask why, … Continue reading On Atheism and Human Nature
Yesterday, curiosity found me listening to the message promised by Nnamdi Kanu following his "recent resurfacing" in Jerusalem, in a YouTube video that was more clickbait than anything else. __________ I could say a thousand words about what I heard in that 34-minute rant, words about historical wounds and bloodshed; words about cultural dissent and … Continue reading On Nnamdi Kanu, Nigeria, and the Propagation of Bullshit
The following are screenshots of an interesting conversation I had some time ago with a vegan, in the comment section of her blog. For obvious reasons, her identity has been omitted from the screenshots. Me: Her: Me: Her: Me: Her: Me: Me, clarifying a text rendering issue at the beginning of the last comment... and … Continue reading My Conversation With A Vegan: A Screenshot Gallery
I put the above image out on my social media earlier today, stating that it was nothing but the result of me messing around on my phone with Photoshop Express and a whimsical selfie. But that wasn't the whole truth; or at least, it ceased to be the whole truth in a fairly short period … Continue reading 段