• Posts Tagged ‘History’

    Are You Calling Upon The Right Money Gods?

    by  •  • Prosperity • 7 Comments

    "Just give me your fucking email address, Herr Faustus. I'll take care of the rest."

    Even accounting for wars and famine and such our understanding of wealth has been reasonably stable since the development of agriculture. It wasn’t ever really all that mysterious. There were a small number of haves and then the rest of us are the have-nots. Wealth -or other system capacity- was accumulated in a more...

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    Superheroism Begins In The Home

    by  •  • Magic • 5 Comments

    A fountain in Gothenburg. Good town.

    There is a certain amount of cognitive dissonance that comes from an exclusively psychological vision of how magic works. It’s not that it loses its explanatory efficacy when it comes to understanding gross physical results of enchantment, it doesn’t. It’s just that the efficacy becomes a litte inelegant. We are forced into saying that...

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