benefits of meditation
24 Jul 2014

10 Ways Meditation Changes Your Life

  The practice of meditation is older than recorded history. The wisdom traditions of every culture from around the world have all taught some form of contemplative exercise. And nowadays there is a growing body of scientific evidence of the benefits meditation can have for our well-being. As a teacher

carl sagan_cannabis
22 Jul 2014

The Right to Get High

On July 14th, Missouri governor Jay Nixon signed into law House Bill 2238, which legalizes medicinal use of certain cannabis extracts. Missouri joins 10 other states which have passed similar laws in the past year, following the much publicized case of Charlotte Figi. Charlotte is a young girl who suffers

18 Jul 2014

The Ghosts of Seal Team Six

2100 “Buzzz” –  not the sound but a vibration. It lasted all of a second. Tapping the time piece to quell it, he swung his legs over the edge of the bunk and willed himself alert. The meeting in the operations room lasted an agonizing 40 minutes. All details had

Khalid Sheikh Mohammed - The Making of a Terrorist
15 Jul 2014

Khalid Sheikh Mohammed – The Making of a Terrorist

No person shall be held to answer for a capital, or otherwise infamous crime, unless on a presentment or indictment of a Grand Jury, except in cases arising in the land or naval forces, or in the Militia, when in actual service in time of War or public danger; nor

14 Jul 2014

A History of Weed

Marijuana is one of the most useful and versatile plants known to man. It has been used to make paper, rope, food, medicine, clothes, and of course, for it’s pleasant intoxicating qualities. While cannabis is probably native to South Asia, over thousands of years of human use and cultivation it

07 Jul 2014

10 Must-See Independent and Foreign Horror Films

When it comes to horror films, there are options to satisfy just about any viewer’s tastes, from campy to deadly serious to gory special effects laden blockbusters. Personally I’ve always been a fan of indie horror and I’ve come to love a number of foreign titles. They seem to do