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O.C.E.A.N. is a useful acronym for the Big Five personality traits used in Psychometrics. Research has shown that these factors are interconnected, and also connect with many other aspects of one’s life. Most importantly, these five traits are the current cutting edge of advertising susceptibility...

The Enneagram is a pseudoscience personality system that bills itself as standards to reveal how emotions drive a person's life and how he or she engages with others in an effort to get what he or she wants and needs but in reality is a...

There was a day in 2021 spent entirely convalescing on the couch with a cold. As it happened, the day of inactivity was made a lot less boring thanks to a nifty adhoc playlist of YouTube videos. Looking at the selection there's a bit of...

Europe. Germany. France, Holland, Belgium. Luxembourg. Denmark. Sweden. Norway. Iceland. Ireland. Finland. Poland. Portugal. Spain. Italy. Switzerland. Lichtenstein. Austra. Czechia. Slovakia. Hungary. Slovenia. Greece. Bulgaria. Romania. Croatia. Serbia. Bosnia. Montenegro. Macedonia. Latvia. Lithuania. Estonia. Albania. Cyprus. Malta. Plus maybe Monaco. San Marino. Vatican. Gibraltar....

Text selections: articles, blog posts, website links, short reads....

Psychonauts, psychedelic explorers, pioneers in mind (neuroscience, neural networkers) and other seekers of meaning, spiritual enlightenment and a way to be OK with the EOF....

Effective Altruism (EA) is a mostly Millennial philosophy and social movement that advocates the use of evidence and reasoning to determine the most effective ways to benefit others. Altruism as opposed to egoism. Effectiveness as in practical utilitarianism by evidence as opposed to by "feeling" and competing interests. Some...

Directory database of books including bibliography of texts apposite to the content of this website and general recommendations, quality works sorted from the inevitable chaff. Subjective, obviously, though mostly canonical too....

Comments, response snapshots, replies, threads. Social media cut pastes. Notepad of thoughts, ideas, observations....

The definition of being self-sufficient is being able to fulfill one's own needs without help from others while the term community means people living in one place, like district or city and considered as a whole. Intentional communities include collective households, co-housing communities, co-living, ecovillages,...

Identity Politics. Identarian dogwhistlers. Identitarian proponents. Atomization links. Neoliberal plutocracy links....

Cult Index is a collective archive of secret society and fraternal order - political, religious and economic - existence and activity in the world. Secret society: a club or an organisation whose activities, events, inner functioning, or membership are concealed. The society may or may...

People squeeze money from the public in countless ways. In the case of AWTTT artist Robert Shetterly, his delivery system is mocking up a kind of Whistler-Naturalist style that'll be familiar to the shared folklore imagery of Americans and Europeans. Using this style confers a...

Nick Mullen, Stavros Halkias and Adam Friedland are the eponymous cum boys. Here's a selection of easy accessible hilarious audio clips from the podcast....

Jingoism. Nationalism. Patriotism. Fantasy identity. Weaponized stories. But not entirely devoid of meaning....

Video selection of comedy clips and sketches from UK mainstream (network) television: Mitchell and Webb, Harry Enfield, Bob Mortimer, Monkey Dust, Peter Serafinowicz and Michael McIntyre....

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