Saturday, September 29, 2012

Comics are Magick: Daddy and the Pie


While I try to smack some sense into my life I thought it would be a good time to return to The Source, the initiation place of my younger days. Over the years I've written about the late, lamented Valles' News and the great Mysteries of the paranormal that I encountered there, but I realized that I haven't shared those Mysteries with you as much. 
 

Thursday, September 13, 2012

Everything In Its Right Place

I'm of the opinion that genuine weirdness is usually an intimate affair. 

And as much as the capital 'S' Skeptics-- many of whom are in fact neurologically wired with various perceptive challenges-- yell and scream and rend their clothing,

Tuesday, September 11, 2012

Jack Kirby, Mindbomb: Not of This World


Sometimes I wonder if the ancient Gnostics weren't the first Geeks.
Their cosmologies and tautologies were just as complex and overwrought as any superhero fan's, and their Apocalypses and Gospels can seem like fanfic, endlessly reimagining more prominent works and adding layers of sometimes impenetrable jargon and buzzwords.


Sunday, September 09, 2012

Prometheus: "A Half-Billion Miles from Earth..."

In 1960, the powerful Washington think tank The Brookings Institute released a white paper which included a section on UFOs and ETs, outlining a number of various scenarios for poltical and military leaders should contact ever occur. 

Brookings was pessimistic about such an event, noting that societies don't tend to react favorably when confronted with a superior technological advancement. 

Wednesday, September 05, 2012