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the gods

in the interest of equal time

Prudence is a rich ugly old maid courted by Incapacity. The pride of the peacock is the glory of God. The wrath of the lion is the wisdom of God. The tygers of wrath are wiser than the horses of instruction. When thou seest an Eagle, thou seest a portion of Genius. Lift up thy head! Exuberance is Beauty….

A message from a very special guest columnist

Be careful not to parade your religion before others; if you do, no reward awaits you with your Father in heaven. When you pray, do not be like the hypocrites; they love to say their prayers standing up in synagogues and at street corners for everyone to see them. Truly I tell you: they have their reward already. But when you pray, go into a room by yourself, shut the door, and pray to your Father who is in secret; and your Father who sees what is done in…

Stupid Little Borders

…stupid religions. Our birth is but a sleep and a forgetting, The soul that rises with us, our life’s star, Hath had elsewhere its setting, And cometh from afar; Not in entire forgetfulness, And not in utter nakedness, But trailing clouds of glory do we come From God, who is our home. - William Wordsworth (when i visited Houston, i saw Brian, and an old friend - Peter Z - who was just diagnosed with HCM…) (reunions. it makes me think of the borges - Being with you and not…

Prince no longer sexiest man on planet

The dirty little man from Minneapolis dropped a bombshell in an interview with Gotham Magazine, whatever that is, when he renounced cursing: When you use those words, you call up all the anger, all the negatives times the word has been used before — you bring it toward yourself. Why would you want that? Prince, author of such hits as “Head,” “Jack U Off,” and “Pussy Control,” is also a Jehovah’s Witness, as it turns out, and is creepily concerned about kids and their lack of faith: When I…