https://youtu.be/MawR-tA61dM One (no, not Richard IIInot Richard III) of our O Society people asks: Because we’re well into our political Tower of Babel era, communication about ideas has probably never been so difficult. I’m not aware of any interest in utopian ideology since at least the early 1970s, or even the notion such a thing could … Continue reading Utopia, Utopia, My Kingdom for a Utopia!
We hold this Truth to be self evident: Donald Trump is a confidence man. by O Society Jan 17, 2020 Cons work on people who want to believe due to their own issues with greed, fear, resentment and so on. Trump's specific con appeals to the people who subscribe to the conservative moral hierarchy. I … Continue reading The Power of I Am Not
by O Society August 12, 2019 Someone recently called me a "hypocrite." To which I reply, Am I a hypocrite? Yes. So what? So are you. So is every other human being on the face of the earth. It is a part of being human. Now go run off and play, preferably in some busy … Continue reading Hubris and Icarus Down by the Potemkin Schoolyard
Happy Halloween every body! You will notice today we indulge in some Día de Muertos style images to go with the articles to be ah... festive! If you are new to O Society, the deal is we got tired of the short-attention-span news cycle, drive-by hot takes, and emotional chain jerks. Bored with the trolling … Continue reading BOO, Darlings!
If you have joined us recently, please be aware this site in new, only a moon or two old, so basically we have no idea what we are doing yet. O Society is for and of political skeptics. The name comes from Karl Popper's work. The news and views here come both from original content … Continue reading Greetings Earthlings!
The Journey Begins by O Society June 26, 2018 Not into cutting ribbons with scissors or smashing perfectly good bottles of booze on the side of a ship. So let's christen this thing with a poem: A tree whose trunk is of a man’s embrace, Begins from something extremely tiny. A tower of nine stories … Continue reading The Journey Begins: About O Society