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A Peace of Picasso

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My first glimpse into the horrors of war did not come until after college. On a surf trip to the Basque Country of Spain, I asked a local friend what I should do since the waves were flat. He said I should go visit Guernica.

“Why would I go there?” I asked.

“It’s the city depicted in Picasso’s painting,” he said raising both his hands high in the air.

I had no idea what he was talking about. I never took art history at UC Santa Barbara. To tell the truth, all I really cared about as an undergrad was getting “some tasty waves and a cool buzz.”

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When you are in…

When you are inspired by some great purpose, some extraordinary project, all your thoughts break their bonds:
Your mind transcends limitations, your consciousness expands in every direction, and you find yourself in a new, great, and wonderful world. Dormant forces, faculties and talents become alive, and you discover yourself to be a greater person by far than you ever dreamed yourself to be.
—Patanjali

Will our future be that…shocking?!

Will our future be that…shocking?!.

I really like this video (and the blog post that introduces it) because:

• it’s in French
• The message is deep and relevant.

Enjoy! And thanks to Mickey 3D (the French music band that made it) and A.L. for posting it on her blog.