The Cult of Reason was France's first established state-sponsored atheistic religion, intended as a replacement for Catholicism during the French Revolution. After holding sway for barely a year, in 1794 it was officially replaced by the rival Cult of the Supreme Being, promoted by Robespierre. Both cults were officially banned in 1801 by Napoleon Bonaparte … Continue reading Why Did The French Revolution Dared To Bore People?
Much has been said about God if he/she exists. We even had several prophets to give humanity the words of God. To me it seems quite clear history is repeating even though the newspaper don't shout about it. Why am I talking about the point of view of God? Today I was driving my car … Continue reading One Intriguing Flash You Need To Know About God.
Today I want to try a new strategy. Of course, I've got a story to tell and I wonder if someone will share their dollars with me. You could say I don't reap what I sow. Anyway the story isn't easy to see because it didn't begin with the family tree. For some strange reason, … Continue reading Here’s Why My Story Is Difficult To Tell.
Today I want to write about mirrors. In the coffee shop I go to every day (Cantina Sociale in Ashrafieh, Beirut), there's a big mirror in front of you when you go order something. In the 19th century, America's town made sure the saloon had mirrors so you can check when someone shoots you in … Continue reading One Simple Reason To Take Care Of Your Mirrors.
Nina Simone used to sing that someone made someone out of her. The problem was she didn't exactly who she was. This is in line with our quest for identity that the simplest trip can seriously shake. Yesterday I was wondering if life wasn't simply about conscience and criticizing. So maybe Nina Simone is just … Continue reading Why Criticising May Be The Key To Our Salvation.
It's a sad story that the one of our planet and our universe. I do think we won't learn anything except the obvious: you don't wanna play, you might as well quit. But there must be something else, like something really obvious that we're trying to put down in words. Take for example one of … Continue reading Life Won’t Teach Us Anything Except…
Today I want to talk about fluorescence. Arctic Monkeys deemed some teenagers to be fluorescent but what does it mean exactly? It means that when they read a book or listened to some music, the energy they reflect is lower than the energy they received. The author of the artwork wanted to give some energy to … Continue reading What’s The Real Problem With Education?
Since 2001, I must say my life took a strange path toward the Ancient World. According to my game Diablo 3, the Ancient World is more powerful than the Modern World by 30%. But everybody knows the real incident is around 1994 when Israel wanted to make peace with Palestinians. Anyway, there's the French newspaper … Continue reading Did You Witness the End of the Ancient World?
I know what you think: this guy is a bulldozer with a wrecking ball attached. He’ll leave a ring around your eye and tread marks on your back. He’s an animal, he’s hungry. You ain’t been hungry, since Supreme Clientele. Maybe I'm just someone who is taking a look around and I can't help myself: all … Continue reading What’s The Secret Combination Of Life?
Today I want to talk about pensiveness. I also want to talk about great thinkers like Yuval Noah Harari or Nicholas Nassim Taleb. But I also want to talk about me because I guess I'm a great thinker and today I still have troubles with recognition. But first let's define thinking: it's just the less … Continue reading Who Is The Greatest Thinker Of The Century?