The Guanajuato International Film Festival

Posted by: Bill Pearlman
Published on July 22nd, 2015 @ 01:33:00 pm , using 333 words
Category: Commentary

We just finished our Guanajuato International Film Festival and some of the experimental films were very fine. The tribute country was Turkey and some good work from there. A Kafka sequence of films as well. Michael Henaeke's The Castle was another stra… more »

Good News on Obamacare from the Supremes

Posted by: Bill Pearlman
Published on June 27th, 2015 @ 09:41:00 am , using 1061 words
Category: Commentary

Krugman praises the SCOTUS decision to uphold Obamacare subsidies. This is a great win for Obama and will add to his legacy greatly. All in all, a good week for Obama and the country. Hooray for Obamacare JUNE 25, 2015 Paul Krugman Was I… more »

ANGER AND RIGHTEOUSNESS BY RAM DASS

Posted by: Bill Pearlman
Published on January 5th, 2015 @ 09:37:00 am , using 643 words
Category: Commentary

Open Heart Extra - Polishing The Mirror - Walking in the Dharma 5V6A8844 Share this article Walking in the Dharma Posted October 2, 2013 When I start to get angry, I see my predicament and how I’m getting caught in expectations and r… more »

Ram Dass on Relationships

Posted by: Bill Pearlman
Published on December 29th, 2014 @ 08:21:00 am , using 1655 words
Category: Commentary

Came upon this this am thinking about my own history of relationships. Jung had an idea of what he called 'individuation marriages' in which the partners are each contributing to the other's completeness or individuation. Ram Dass talks about the yoga o… more »

OF NEGATIVITY by Bill Pearlman

Posted by: Bill Pearlman
Published on December 19th, 2014 @ 03:12:00 pm , using 558 words
OF NEGATIVITY I had a falling out with my date over what she called my negativity. She said she cannot stand the negative in her life. I said something about fad diets and gluten-free and dairy-free and she got angry. She said I was negative. She t… more »

A Sunday in Mexico

Posted by: Bill Pearlman
Published on September 28th, 2014 @ 10:54:00 am , using 430 words
Category: Commentary

As war heats up in the Middle East again, difficulties in comprehending how that many years of American involvement did not solve more problems. Year after year of arguments saying the job was getting done and now the job seems neverending. The whole fi… more »

'If Only' and Suicide

Posted by: Bill Pearlman
Published on August 17th, 2014 @ 11:14:00 am , using 448 words
Category: Commentary

Kathleen Reardon, a retired professor, takes another look at our mental health system in the US and the lack of adequate care. We really do make it so much stigma to admit serious mental health issues, including depression. Interesting that she says the… more »

Robin Williams' Suicide and its Aftermath

Posted by: Bill Pearlman
Published on August 12th, 2014 @ 08:09:00 pm , using 258 words
Category: Commentary

Katie Hurley takes us to task about suicide and what is it about. It is probably beyond understanding for those who need to make judgments about it. I lost a friend many years ago to suicide and he too had a lot going. I think there must be a darkness a… more »

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