Mr Deity

My friend John in Oakland turned me on to this video, which explains the power of prayer:

From Crackle: Mr. Deity and the Messages – Episode 4

Catch the whole series at Mr. Deity.com

My friend John in Oakland turned me on to this video, which explains the power of prayer: From Crackle: Mr. Deity and the Messages – Episode 4 Catch

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Terror attacks in Mumbai

Read more here. Mumbai friends, my thoughts and yes, even prayers (insofar as an agnostic has prayers), are with you.

Read more here. Mumbai friends, my thoughts and yes, even prayers (insofar as an agnostic has prayers), are with

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By Popular Demand: “Sita” Title Music

The immensely talented Todd Michaelsen composed and performed the fabulous title track and much of the score for Sita Sings the Blues, which are now available for streaming (free) and download ($0.99) at toddmichaelsen.com. He has lots of other great music on his site too, you won’t be disappointed.

The immensely talented Todd Michaelsen composed and performed the fabulous title track and much of the score for Sita Sings the Blues, which are now available for streaming

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You Wouldn’t Invade Poland…

…but you’d commit genocide by downloading feature films:

See the original anti-piracy ad here.

…but you’d commit genocide by downloading feature films: See the original anti-piracy ad

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Marquee de Me

IFC Film Center, New York, Sunday Nov. 9, 2008. Photo by Ken Levis.

IFC Film Center, New York, Sunday Nov. 9, 2008. Photo by Ken

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“fairies are forever”

As we know from the US Constitution, copyright is permitted

To promote the Progress of Science and useful Arts

This was supposed to be for limited Times, but Big Media corporations like Disney have managed to extend copyright terms continually. How are their efforts promoting the Progress of Science and useful Arts?

Fairies!

That’s right, the way for the new Disney Fairies franchise has been paved by Disney’s tireless efforts to secure endless copyright extensions. Limited copyright terms would conflict with their “Fairies” business plan:

Mr. Iger said he singled out the Fairies line as a potential blockbuster in part because longevity would not be reliant on the aging of human stars, as is

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my next project

I’m finally ready to start my next project. It will be about freedom of speech, freedom of expression, and current threats to those traditions, especially our corrupted copyright system. As with Sita before it, “I’ve got a song in my heart and it’s gotta get out.” Also as with Sita before it, I have no idea at this point exactly what I’m going to make or how I’m going to make it, but I know it’s gotta be made.

Will it be another feature film? Or will it be a series of shorts, or a comic book? Whatever its form, I’m thinking it should be free by design. The problem with feature

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