Not the fake world of politics, social justice, finance or climate. Depending on the context, the Hindu view of the world is Maya. That is to say that this world is illusion or at least transient and only the underlying spiritual realm is eternally unchanged and therefore “Real”. Many religions believe in a multiverse reality,… Read More All is right in the world again
How many times have we heard that when an NFL player is in a dispute over contract negotiations? Frankly, every time I hear it, I want to track the player down and punch them about the head and ears repeatedly! Why? I don’t know. Maybe it’s because I’m just a mean SOB. Maybe it’s because… Read More “I have to make enough money to feed my kids”
(a Steelers fan bromance) The passing of time brings faint the memories of youth. As a sweet aroma that spreads its gossamer delights upon the breeze and then fades away, so the fate many my fanciful notions of childhood has followed. Naiveté, the curator of the stores of my hopes and dreams ravished by time… Read More “My sweet Jack”
Such existential questions are usually reserved for philosophical musings or populist fodder. Is it proper to bring such sublime reasoning to the mundane of football fandom? Do discussions of nature vs. nurture, or choice vs. innate have anything to do with football? I don’t pretend to speak for everyone or for anyone for that matter,… Read More Is being a Steelers fan a choice or is it intrinsic to a soul that yearns for excellence?