- "Onniko" <onniko@y...> wrote:
> How many children do you have, Gene?My two sons, one is 18,
> What are some ways you have to
> make them feel that they aren't owned by you?
the other is 21.
From their earliest days,
I taught them how communication
works, with a strong emphasis on
being able to identify bullshit, and
especially the telltales of domination
They are in no danger of falling
prey to any sort of fascism, including
the too-common 'value-fascism'
which runs rampant in our cultures.
They are able to immediately identify
the authoritarian personality, as it
presents itself in any form, be it in
person, in a media presentation, or
They are essentially immune to being
wrangled by any sort of control-freak,
Immunity does not
> > 'Hindsight shows how often yesterday's so-called truth
> > may become today's absurdity. Real ability is to respect
> > relative truth without damaging oneself by refusing to
> > realize that it will be superseded. When you observe that
> > today's controversies often reveal not relevance but the
> > clash of the untaught with the wrongly taught, and when
> > you can endure this knowledge without cynicism, as a
> > lover of humankind, greater compensations will be open to
> > you than a sense of your own importance or satisfaction in
> > thinking about the unreliability of others.'
> > From 'A Perfumed Scorpion' Idries Shah
- --- satkartar7 <mi_nok@...> wrote:
> > > What would you like to know about web design? IYes, the best way to learn any software is trial and
> > > the technical stuff, the networking, server side
> > > and some basic html. It's the way certain
> > > call out there functions that gets me. I'm a
> hard line
> > > designer, with lots of technical stuff, but I
> > > greatly in the artist "soft" technique. The
> piece I
> > > did for the inner traveler was the first time I
> > > up the creative side in some time. You may have
> a good
> > > resource between Bobby and I, if you wish you
> > > e-mail me anytime :)
> > >
> > > Peace and Love
> > Me too. I learned the abstract visual elements
> from a book on
> > compostion by Steven Friend. There is an enormous
> body of knowledge
> > about how to construct a visual image with
> interest and balance. A
> > lot you would never think of. Unfortunately
> people lack the belief
> > that is is necessary a lot of the time.
> > Visual impact is a study in itself.
> thank you both Jason and Bobby, I'll
> e-mail in privi then
> I am also reading the adobe photoshop
> but this is not easy to learn from
> books, I'll have to go back to school
> love, Karta
error (hands on). I can help you with how the program
operates but your the one that has to put it to use in
a functional way!
Peace and Love
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