Tag Archives: Charisma

“What is called resignation is confirmed desperation” (Henry David Thoreau)

Escaping from freedom into the ecstasy of resignation and submission (1967): Or another way to look at it: “Atheism is a ferocious system, that leaves nothing above us to excite awe, nor around us to awaken tenderness” (R. Hall).

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Holy Jittery Prophets, Batman!: Load Up on the Caffeine—and Start Your Own Religion?

Physorg.com reports on a new caffeine study that might be of VERY HIGH interest to those looking to start their own charismatic religion. Money quote:  People with a higher caffeine intake, from sources such as coffee, tea and caffeinated energy drinks, are more … Continue reading

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