Category Archives: Just Thoughts

From the ET anthropologist’s field notes…

From the ET anthropologist’s field notes: “This is the season when the aboriginals erect traditional installations of the roaring T-Rexes… The reptiles look with awe at the coming comet that brought to the end the epoch of their rule. In … Continue reading

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Christian roots of the Police Brutality

When there was surge of that brutality some time ago against the blacks many were talking about bad and/or racist apples in the police force. But is it a real cause of the police brutality, or just a naive and … Continue reading

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Storm is Coming, isn’t it?

Advocates of the “Free Market” based economy and the “Free Market” based political system (those things come inseparably together, as it was understood since the times of Adam Smith and David Ricardo), say that the argument about “unfairness” or “fairness” … Continue reading

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A quick and short (and late :)) Noah movie review

I’ve finally got a chance to watch the Noah movie (thanks to free amazon access). Verdict – What a flop! Despite all these attempts to embed there LOTR fragments to make the movie more bearable. Guys, these are different cultures – … Continue reading

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Contemplations after May 9th – the day of exorcism of the paternal spirits in Ancient Rome

The Ancient Romans on May 9th were celebrating the Lemuria festival – it was a time of the appeasement and eviction of the disturbed and restless souls of the ancestors out of the World of the Living: the Lemures and … Continue reading

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Is Christianity possible without the Bible?

The answer is affirmative. Yes, Christianity is possible without, not only the Old Testament, but also without the New Testament. As a matter of fact, so is true for Judaism – it is also possible without the Tora/Tanach/Talmud. On any … Continue reading

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Nous sommes Charlies. Qui sont Kouachies? (We are Charlies. Who are Kouachies?)

Not quite hot on the spot, but rather warm than cold, David Brooks in I Am Not Charlie Hebdo: “…but let’s face it: If they had tried to publish their satirical newspaper on any American university campus over the last … Continue reading

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