• 1boringoldman commented on the diary post Oh the Horror by Daveparts.

    2012-03-18 18:58:32View | Delete

    Living in Europe in the 1970s , we traveled a lot. Nowhere was the power of Capitalism more visible than on the streets of Yugoslavia or Communist Russia. Had I only known, I would have filled my suitcase with Levis and returned with the Czars Jewels. Capitalism is in people, not governments…

  • 1boringoldman commented on the diary post Jared Loughner’s Possible Mental Illness by Jeff Kaye.

    2011-01-09 05:42:32View | Delete

    A note about diagnosis: Loughner’s Youtube postings are tangential, following a private logic undecipherable. Many of his ideas are of influence – mind control, grammar control, brainwashing. These qualities remind me of old writings about Schizophrenia – Victor Tausk , Kurt Schneider , and probably nail the Schizophrenia diagnosis as firmly as is possible from afar. Jared Loughner has a “Thought [...]