Monthly Archives: August 2011

Three Strikes

Part I I live on borrowed time. I should have died one summer morning in 1967 on Highway 89 when I fell asleep behind the wheel on my way to Montreal. Just after midnight the night before, and acting on … Continue reading

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50 years ago

Fifty years ago I bid farewell to many of my friends in a farewell party. A week later I was on a plane bound for Canada. In the intervening years, a few have passed away, many have dispersed to all … Continue reading

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Existence: Am I a zombie?

Existence: Am I a zombie? 01 August 2011 by Michael Brooks IN A nutshell, you don’t know. Philosopher René Descartes hit the nail on the head when he wrote “cogito ergo sum”. The only evidence you have that you exist … Continue reading

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