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Project Stoicism: On the Futility of War

War today is, as always, driven by the interests of the wealthy and powerful to further their own agendas in one way or the other. Many great thinkers have through the ages recognized that war is ultimately futile and only increases suffering. Seneca has something very poignant to say on …

This time it's war

Gatehouse Gazette Issue 14 has been released today and its topic is once more on the serious side: War In it you will find tips for the military Steampunk look, observations concerning technologies coming out of wars and which changed all our lives in a positive way. Apart from war-themed …

Things they said in 1830

Another very nice webfind. The gentleman here explains the origins of various memes/catch-phrases which originated in the 1830’s and have since fallen out of use: Isn’t that nice. I think I will get myself a copy of this book, too. Once I have read through it, I can spice up …