Thursday, August 28, 2008

Deceiving the World with Pictures

This article Fighting Dirty: Pictures to Provoke Hatred and More Suffering at Byzantine blog does a good job at exposing some Reuters tricking, I mean we can't have objective journalists reporting on reality, that's idealism!

This photo was first published by the Reuters as an image of a "dead woman being carried by the Georgian soldiers from the town of Gori". But this "dead woman", incredibly, is clutching the nurse's arm. (And was later changed on the Reuters website as you can see in the comments - check those out for even more pictures and news. The other markings are for reference to another picture. See more here.)

Maslow's Traits of Self Actualized People

While I keep you waiting for excerpts from the book of Maslow I'm reading. This is a list of the qualities of the superior human being from Abraham Maslow, the founder of humanistic psychology. Dr. Maslow summed up the concept of Self-Actualization as:
"A musician must make music, an artist must paint, a poet must write, if he is to be at peace with himself. What a man can be, he must be. This is the need we may call self-actualization ... referring to a person's desire for fulfillment, namely to the tendency to become actually what we are potentially ..."

Puppetmastah said knock you out

Riot Police illegality at the Democratic National Camp

Riot Police illegality at the Democratic National Camp

Featuring Copwatch members on the scene.

Fairy Tales

Terence McKenna: The Language of Psylocybin

Terence McKenna: The Language of Psylocybin

Daily Conspiracy: Zeitgeist

Zeitgeist: Spirit of the Times and what do Christianity, 9/11 and The Federal Reserve all have in common? Exposes religion, 9/11, 7/7, World War I & II, The Great Depression, The Federal Reserve, Pearl Harbor, Afghanistan/IRAQ, The North American Union, Microchips and the war against YOU!