blog - Apocalypse Fatigue
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There's a lot of darkness out there, but on Beating a Pale Horse, I talk to artists, activists, and other luminaries who are bringing their light to the world. Listen in and learn how to find your voice, your Great Work, and all kinds of fascinating new avenues to explore that you never knew existed. Enjoy, and thanks for listening!Beating a Pale Horse is an attempt to steer the alarmed away from the cliff by sharing stories, music, and insight from people who are trying to get humanity back on track a little at a time. We welcome your attention and thank you for listening.
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..and I feel fine.
Today, September 23rd, 2017, is the end of the world. I saw it on the internet, so it's true. Never mind that it wasn't true 2 years ago the last time it was predicted. Never mind that every doomsday date is wrong since ever. Never mind that the Bible itself says don't bother setting dates because it doesn't work. It's a pity the doomslingers don't read that bit. Bad for business.Somebody is selling the doomsday du jour for clicks or attention, citing the return of Planet X, or spooky shapes in the stars predicted by astrology they don't normally believe in, or the internet becoming self aware and turning all the butt-scanning toilets into laser guns or whatever. I've heard the boy cry wolf before, and paranoia is becoming passé as my hair and patience thin. I know I'm getting old because even the apocalypse is in reruns. Yawn.Here's my 2 cents on the matter, as an MP3.