Monthly Archives: August 2013

Lunch Link Love, Breaking Bad edition

Happy Friday! Yes that is a gif of Aaron Paul on The Price is Right. A reader writes: I’m now caught up with my BB reading… bring it. Ask and ye shall receive! Since Sunday is Breaking Bad Season 5 … Continue reading

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Good News for your Good Morning

Good Morning! I’m pleased to be [not at all] the one to break the news that Ben Affleck has been cast as the new Batman. That link has the scoop both on the casting and on the resulting Twitter meltdown. … Continue reading

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Robert Heinlein of the Day

I am free, no matter what rules surround me. If I find them tolerable, I tolerate them; if I find them too obnoxious, I break them. I am free because I know that I alone am morally responsible for everything … Continue reading

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Lunch Link Love

  From my way back when bookmarks of things to blog about later, check out this infographic of 21 emotional states with no English words (the words are in other languages, many of them non-phoenetic, but the descriptions are great). … Continue reading

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Good News for your Good Morning

Apologies for the lack of link love and other blogging yesterday. I decided to take my boss to a local marriage equality campaign event in the afternoon. I don’t know yet if he was the cutest ally kid or the … Continue reading

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D.H. Lawrence of the Day

Be still when you have nothing to say; when genuine passion moves you, say what you’ve got to say, and say it hot. Have a comment or question about this post? Send Diogenes an email.

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Good News for your Good Morning

Good Morning! Let’s start with some Good News about the end of prohibition. Dylan Scott has a piece at¬†Talking Points Memo¬†with word from officials in Colorado and Washington who believe they have tacit approval from the Justice Department to proceed … Continue reading

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Siddartha Gautama of the Day

Your work is to discover your world and then with all your heart give yourself to it.   Have a comment or question about this post? Send Diogenes an email.

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Ethics of Cynicism FTW

First let me say that this post [along with a lot of good toilet reading I’ve been doing lately] would not be possible without the excellent Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy. I read the entry on Cynics this weekend and decided … Continue reading

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Lunch Link Love

  Anastasia Kirtiklis writes about the use of yoga to bypass emotions in an attempt to take the express lane to enlightenment. This is something I observed a great deal in my more active days as a yogi. One highlight: … Continue reading

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