Posts Tagged ‘Obsession’

Scrape away, boys, scrape away.

August 25, 2009

I recently read Moby Dick, because I wanted to immerse myself in Captain Ahab, the monomaniacal sailor, who when you look the one way is a tough peasanty sailor and the other way is a tragic hero of Hamlet proportions. And it is true, it is all in the book: the obsession which becomes a […]

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The Odd Spiritualism of Arthur Conan Doyle

May 25, 2009

From here, by Andrew Lycett Sir Arthur Conan Doyle let me down. Shortly before I completed writing his biography, I went to a small corrugated building in North London to see if I could substantiate his belief in communication with the dead. My destination was the Rochester Square Spiritualist Temple. As a plaque inside the […]

2009 | Quotes, True History | Tags: , , Comments (0)

Mars Compression: The Truth Is Out There

March 11, 2009

With the European Mars Express taking incredible photographs of Mars, there’s been many conspiracy theories developed which claim there is life on Mars (it’s not that new, Life on Mars conspiracies have been going forever, since somebody saw that face in the rocks. But it has picked up in pace). Compression artifacts, such as geometric […]

2009 | Bizarre, Conspiracy, Video | Tags: , , Comments (0)