Why Would Chaos and Hedonism Ensue If Doomsday Were Immanent?

Suppose for a moment, hypothetically, that the crazy Mayan prediction is true and December 2012 marks the end of civilization. Suppose we knew it and saw it coming, doomsday was indeed upon us. When asked “how would you live your life?”, “what would you do?”, and similar such questions, most people that I have seen answer these questions have stated an answer of the sort: “live it up”, “have fun”, and the like.

Others suggest that if the governments of the world knew that doomsday was coming, they wouldn’t tell the people of the world for fear of panic, chaos and rioting.

This has always puzzled me. What rationalization would anyone have to either be chaotic or be hedonistic if they found out their lives were about to end? Personally, I would find religion. There is a rationality to my choice, and a rationality to my criticisms of those who would choose differently.

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Is This the New American Justice?

Something gravely worries me about our notion of justice.  I came across a few articles and vlogs over the past few days on the topic of these men accused of orchestrating the attacks on September 11, 2001 finally going to trial in New York.  These articles – the vlogs mainly – sounded all happy and excited, thanking the world that “justice was finally being served”, criticizing the government for taking so long, and similar such comments.  Well, let me just tell you that I feel some degree of sympathy for those men who are going to trial…

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The Failings of Small Claims Court

When I was in small claims court a couple months ago, a few things totally threw me for a loop and darn near pissed me off.

First of all, I’m sure most people have heard the expression, “winning is easy, good luck getting what you’re owed”. Well… would you like to know why this happens? I know exactly why and I will tell you…

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Update: Hello. Im Back

Hello everyone.  Im back.  Actually, Ive been back for a couple of weeks but had a lot of other things to catch up on.  Blogging is – was – sort of on the back burner.

My situation in life is a bit different now, so my blog posting may not be as frequent or regular as they used to be before I moved.  Hey, its not like Ive been blogging for that long. I still need time to adapt and get into the habit.  I doubt I have many regular readers anyway, if any.  I hope I didnt disappoint my loyalists.

If you recall from my last post I was engaged in a law suit with someone.  I won the case. I knew I would.  And now I know how to go about suing someone in the event its necessary.

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