ignant666
ignant666
@ignant666
Elderly American druggie
Joined: Feb 19, 2006
Last seen: Sep 27, 2022
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RE: Is there a place for Marxism in Thelema?

Just a lovely turn of phrase there, Michael.

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RE: Is there a place for Marxism in Thelema?

These are some silly objections to Marx/marxism, too silly to be worth addressing, even if i were inclined to take your [endlessly offered] bait yet a...

2 days ago
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RE: Melchizedek

Above, i refer to AC being the person who invented the idea that a "Magus" utters a "word" that may usher in a new "aeon". No one has ventured to co...

6 days ago
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RE: Melchizedek

Not hardly: "transforms the planet on which he lives" is about equally grandiose/hyperbolic as the "overturns all existing beliefs and codes" language...

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RE: Melchizedek

I think it would be hard to deny that Buddha, Jesus, Muhammed, and Lao-Tse each had a profound effect on the world; the jury is still out on whether A...

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RE: Melchizedek

The bar as to what might be the import of a Magus' "word" may well be set rather high, but it ain't me doing any bar-setting here. I am simply quoti...

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RE: Melchizedek

Perhaps. But AC says that a Magus "may be recognized by the fact that their message may be formulated as a single word, which word must be such that...

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RE: Melchizedek

Most of these "Words" don't seem to be actual words, in the sense of having definitions, and existing before being "received" by some "Magus". "Xepe...

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RE: Melchizedek

Melchizedek is a very big deal with the Mormons. Go west, young man! (unless you are west of Utah, in which case go east).

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RE: RAW on Authority and Liberty

So do i, but that doesn't mean i agree with Ayn Rand. Also note that there are characters with many different critiques of government, and critiques o...

4 weeks ago
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RE: RAW on Authority and Liberty

To answer your question, since david can't be bothered in his two replies thusfar to your post: Bingo, give the man a cigar or spliff as the case may ...

4 weeks ago
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RE: Is there a place for Marxism in Thelema?

So we have three non-Marxists, three non-Marxists who never joined any Communist Party. One of whom joined the Italian Fascists, and one of whom was...

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RE: Is there a place for Marxism in Thelema?

Please identify some historical examples of this fantasy version of history. Mussolini was a socialist for a couple years, until he was expelled. But ...

4 weeks ago
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RE: Justice and injustice in Thelema

Oh shit, dude, thanx, had totally forgotten ol' Bloody Chuck. There have been so many Ascended Masters, who have, briefly, been kind enough to offer...

4 weeks ago
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RE: Justice and injustice in Thelema

Huh, thanx, but still drawing a blank here. There have been so many lunatics in my 17 years here. And reddit/Thelema continues to do an immense pu...

4 weeks ago
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RE: Justice and injustice in Thelema

Not as far as i know, and many (including HG's idol LaRouche) might say that AC's work is itself a "mad cult". Wait, what? I have a pretty good ...

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RE: Justice and injustice in Thelema

The edit-timer deleted the following from my last post: [S]o-called modern music represents a decline comparable to reducing an anti-entropically ...

4 weeks ago
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RE: Justice and injustice in Thelema

Bach is acceptable to LaRoucheits, but in their eyes you condemn yourself out of your own mouth by admitting to listening to the degenerate music of B...

4 weeks ago
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RE: Justice and injustice in Thelema

Anyone who would like to hear the vast difference between A=440 Hz, and A=432 Hz, can hear it here. Most non-musicians will not be able to hear the di...

4 weeks ago
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RE: Justice and injustice in Thelema

What a load of utter crap. The usual "Gish gallop" of lies, innuendos and poor logic, hysterical new personal attacks, all in frenzied response to me ...

4 weeks ago
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RE: Is there a place for Marxism in Thelema?

Duh- as a regular drug-user, who used to be a daily user of illicit drugs, until the laws (mostly) caught up with me, clearly the former beats the lat...

1 month ago
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RE: Justice and injustice in Thelema

It is almost impossible to describe the political and social views of convicted felon and jailbird Lyndon LaRouche without being accused of making shi...

1 month ago
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RE: Justice and injustice in Thelema

Unfortunately we seem to no longer have the capacity to make posts with polls. Because i thought it might be a good idea to ask the community as a who...

1 month ago
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RE: Is there a place for Marxism in Thelema?

@gurugeorge might enjoy Francis Spufford's 2011 Red Plenty, a sort of didactic novel/series of vignettes about the Soviet Union's attempts to solve th...

1 month ago
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RE: Justice and injustice in Thelema

Even Russia has given up on that whole "We are de-Nazifying Ukraine by trying to invade it" line, and is just straight-up admitting they want the land...

1 month ago
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RE: Is there a place for Marxism in Thelema?

To quote part of a post, highlight the part you want to quote. A little box with quotation marks will appear below what you have highlighted. Click ...

1 month ago
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RE: Justice and injustice in Thelema

It is indeed true that, when she was a very old lady (aged 73-98), this early civil rights heroine served as LaRouche's "token Negro" from 1983-2009. ...

1 month ago
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RE: Justice and injustice in Thelema

For anyone having difficulty following our Woodchuck Comrade's admittedly incoherent screed here, Dope, Inc. is the 1978 Lyndon LaRouche-authored (aka...

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RE: AOS paintings?

The draftsmanship looks well below the quality of his work that i've seen. The writing is passably convincing though, and maybe he drew these with his...

1 month ago
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RE: Is there a place for Marxism in Thelema?

I see. So when you talk of as far as "faith", you mean getting "back" to everyone in church on Sunday, fervently singing Give me that old ti...

1 month ago
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RE: Justice and injustice in Thelema

Not the first time he has cited the Schiller Institute, or other LaRouchite sites. He is clearly a believer/cultist. The odd thing about him is that...

1 month ago
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RE: Is there a place for Marxism in Thelema?

You do realize that this is a forum dedicated to a man who hated Xianity (aka "Faith"), right?

1 month ago
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RE: Justice and injustice in Thelema

I would take anything, on any topic, published by The Schiller Institute with a shaker-full of salt. This is a political cult organization stemming ...

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RE: Is there a place for Marxism in Thelema?

Yes, it is wonderful how capitalist economies have provided "Welfare state, increased standards of living, improved health and safety at work", out of...

1 month ago
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RE: Is there a place for Marxism in Thelema?

Oh, i misunderstood- i thought you meant me personally. See labour.org.uk to learn the Left's secret plans for the UK.

1 month ago
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RE: Is there a place for Marxism in Thelema?

For you to stop posting these stupid provocations of politics threads?

1 month ago
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RE: Is there a place for Marxism in Thelema?

I know you are very committed to the idea that we of the left are somehow crypto-Xian, irrational, and essentially religious, believers. But maybe y...

1 month ago
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RE: Testing image control

Another test since you can now copy'n'paste that image, to see if i can: Yes- something has changed since i tried to do so last night.

1 month ago
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RE: Testing image control

Yes, i can see the image now.

1 month ago
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RE: Testing image control

And expect that some people, or at least me, can't see it. The only images i can see in this thread are the ones i posted.

1 month ago
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RE: Testing image control

So i think image resiszing doesn't work any more, if it ever did (something beyond my ken/botheration). Attempting to copy either Michael's image (a...

1 month ago
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RE: Testing image control

So far there are no images that i can see in this thread. @jdes' post shows a rectangle, with a much smaller "broken image" icon. Have our recent si...

1 month ago
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RE: Testing image control

I don't see any images in either of these posts, for what it's worth. The image "loaded to the Starfire website in order to display it on LAShTAL" s...

1 month ago
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RE: Justice and injustice in Thelema

By your formulation, AC was one of the "laziest" men ever then. His Work was fueled by peyote, hashish, opium, cocaine, alcohol, and ether. Almost a...

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RE: Justice and injustice in Thelema

Ummm, yeah. This topic has been discussed extensively on this site over the last 6 years, including in a recent thread this spring (to which you con...

1 month ago
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RE: Justice and injustice in Thelema

"war engine" = "a new method of meditation" Yeah, the "new method of meditation" he used to write AL (his diary abbreviation for "Anhalonium lewin...

1 month ago
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RE: Justice and injustice in Thelema

Maybe he means the plural of the term "Magus"?

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RE: Justice and injustice in Thelema

And were all dying and reborn gods, and often associated with wine. So, speaking of dispensaries, there is perhaps some sort of cultural/pharmacolog...

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RE: The Cipher of AL 2:76 and Geometry

Flowers with 5 petals are very commonplace: Cannabis plants usually/always have odd numbers of leaflets per leaf, and 5 is quite a common numb...

2 months ago
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RE: Friedrich Nietzsche and Aleister Crowley

Not, of course, a subject about which our boy FN knew much, or about which i recall him writing much. "Cruelty", yes, i can remember paens to that, ...

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