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Is It Ever Your Job to Provide Suffering?

Is It Ever Your Job to Provide Suffering?

This is a post about how we allow hate to turn us into what we hate. It’s about how we look for human targets upon which to vent our hatred. It’s about how it doesn’t matter if the crimes our targets supposedly committed were real like Brock Turner’s crime certainly was, or imaginary. Brock Turner, […]

A Big KA-BOOM! and a Buddhist Riddle

A Big KA-BOOM! and a Buddhist Riddle

Yesterday Elon Musk’s rocket blew up and Musk lost nearly $780 million dollars. The rocket was apparently carrying a satellite owned by Facebook. To me it is astonishing that Facebook had a satellite. Or that anyone has $780 million dollars. I really can’t make much sense out of either of those pieces of information. But […]