• Archive: Timothy Leary

A Possible Introduction to the MONDO 2000 History Project

Nov 12


10 Zen Monkeys, June 2010

Let the story beginning in the Spring of 1967. I am 14 years old and in 9th grade. It’s early evening and the doorbell rings at the suburban house in Binghamton, New York where I live with my mom and dad. It’s a group of my friends and they’re each carrying a plastic bag and looking mighty pleased. They come in, we shuffle into the guest room (where the record player is kept) and they show off their gatherings — buttons (“Frodo Lives!” “Mary Poppins is a Junkie” “Flower Power”), beads, posters (hallucinatory), incense with a Buddha incense burner, and kazoos. A lonely looking newspaper lays at the bottom of the pile, as though shameful, the only item unremarked.

Was Michael Jackson A Transhumanist?

Oct 23

h+, June 2009

The rumor– whether true or not — that Michael Jackson missed his cryonics appointment, but instead arrangements are being made to have him plastinated by the ever-controversial Gunther von  Hagens would not surprise anybody, if true.  Rather, one is — to some degree — surprised that Jacko did not arrange for the greatest return engagement in entertainment history.