Sports With Balls: A Timeless Human Ritual

It's a Sunday in January in the U.S.A, which means that (according to a 2011 Harris Poll survey) 64% of the population will be watching football at some point today.  Among those, 2/3rds of men and just over half of all women.  According to another survey (by Gallup), only about 41% of Americans attend weekly … Continue reading Sports With Balls: A Timeless Human Ritual

Baktun! Some Context Since We Are All Still Here To Read It

  The Mayans were big on their Astrology...and pretty religious about it. The main manifestation of this that we  see as it has been popularized by our media culture:  the Mayan Calendar.  That and graphic movies made by Mel Gibson where bloody heads roll down pyramid steps to ward off a permanent eclipse of the … Continue reading Baktun! Some Context Since We Are All Still Here To Read It