Monthly Archives: December 2012

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Ye Olde Holiday Break

We’re taking roughly a week or two off, friends of friends. That said, one of us might put up a piece here or there, so you might keep us in your periphery. Enjoy the holidays if holidays-ing is something you’re

Hibernating Dormouse
/ News

Ye Olde Holiday Break

We’re taking roughly a week or two off, friends of friends. That said, one of us might put up a piece here or there, so you might keep us in your periphery. Enjoy the holidays if holidays-ing is something you’re

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[THE STAR TREATMENT] Astrology Reading for Week 12/23/12 /// “Yr Mind is Boring”

Congratulations on making it through the apocalyptic birthing canal! As a bonus, if you’ve managed to maintain your sanity thus far—assuming you had it to begin with—you’re in good shape because things are looking up. Mars moves from Capricorn into

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[THE STAR TREATMENT] Astrology Reading for Week 12/23/12 /// “Yr Mind is Boring”

Congratulations on making it through the apocalyptic birthing canal! As a bonus, if you’ve managed to maintain your sanity thus far—assuming you had it to begin with—you’re in good shape because things are looking up. Mars moves from Capricorn into

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[THE FRIDAY GOOD] The Singing of Today, December 21, 2012 /// PLUS: Song(Kirtan?)-Wala Daniel Higgs

First, watch this… And, now I say this: Happy Apocalypse Day, everyone. A day in honor of the fact that no one ever really knows what the hell is about to happen. All hail the Unknown! But, what really is

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[THE FRIDAY GOOD] The Singing of Today, December 21, 2012 /// PLUS: Song(Kirtan?)-Wala Daniel Higgs

First, watch this… And, now I say this: Happy Apocalypse Day, everyone. A day in honor of the fact that no one ever really knows what the hell is about to happen. All hail the Unknown! But, what really is

YBU1247

On Teaching Yoga and the Importance of Direct Experience /// Practice as Preparation

Picking up on yesterday’s post and some of the comments regarding teaching yoga and its qualifications, I thought I’d speak a little more on “practice as preparation,” and whether or not having “practiced yoga” for some amount of time actually

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On Teaching Yoga and the Importance of Direct Experience /// Practice as Preparation

Picking up on yesterday’s post and some of the comments regarding teaching yoga and its qualifications, I thought I’d speak a little more on “practice as preparation,” and whether or not having “practiced yoga” for some amount of time actually

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Is Finding Your Voice Necessary to Teach Yoga?

[Some of yesterday’s comments got me thinking about this thing called “finding your voice” and how it might relate to teaching yoga. I also had this wild idea that some people actually come here to learn something, so thought I’d

Howling Wolf 2

Is Finding Your Voice Necessary to Teach Yoga?

[Some of yesterday’s comments got me thinking about this thing called “finding your voice” and how it might relate to teaching yoga. I also had this wild idea that some people actually come here to learn something, so thought I’d

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This Yoga Website Will Help Brand You /// We Are Not Making This Up

[Honestly, something this delicious really needs a dissertation to unpack. Seeing as I get antsy with long projects, I’m just gonna tap the sweet spots.] There is a website catering to yoga instructors ready to take that next step and

cattle-branding

This Yoga Website Will Help Brand You /// We Are Not Making This Up

[Honestly, something this delicious really needs a dissertation to unpack. Seeing as I get antsy with long projects, I’m just gonna tap the sweet spots.] There is a website catering to yoga instructors ready to take that next step and

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[THE STAR TREATMENT] Astrology Reading for Week 12/16/12 /// “Get Over Yourself”

Does anyone remember the art of conversation, that lovely pastime where questions were exchanged, mutual interest was shown, listening occured naturally, and silence was rich? Nowadays, the majority of people I meet seem only to talk—that is, monologue—about themselves. Maybe

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[THE STAR TREATMENT] Astrology Reading for Week 12/16/12 /// “Get Over Yourself”

Does anyone remember the art of conversation, that lovely pastime where questions were exchanged, mutual interest was shown, listening occured naturally, and silence was rich? Nowadays, the majority of people I meet seem only to talk—that is, monologue—about themselves. Maybe

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[THE FRIDAY GOOD] Make Music Licking Snowflakes

We’ve been talking about some itchy subjects lately (money, personalities, brands, MC Yogi). I think we all deserve a little something special. And, for all readers who accidentally became addicted to QWOP and lost their family and home because of

8_bit_snowflake_music

[THE FRIDAY GOOD] Make Music Licking Snowflakes

We’ve been talking about some itchy subjects lately (money, personalities, brands, MC Yogi). I think we all deserve a little something special. And, for all readers who accidentally became addicted to QWOP and lost their family and home because of

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Douglas Brooks and Amy Ippoliti Talk About Making Money

Picking up on yesterday’s theme, this video (shared by Dyspeptic Skeptic) has been stirring up emotions around the BabaHQ, and a little on the site in yesterday’s comments, so I thought I’d bring it to the front. Just a few

monopoly-man

Douglas Brooks and Amy Ippoliti Talk About Making Money

Picking up on yesterday’s theme, this video (shared by Dyspeptic Skeptic) has been stirring up emotions around the BabaHQ, and a little on the site in yesterday’s comments, so I thought I’d bring it to the front. Just a few

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This Amy Ippoliti Video is Intended to Help You “Get Yogis Through the Door” /// Entire Babs Crew Gets Covered in its Own Projectile Vomit

Last time we commented on an Amy Ippoliti YouTube video we were threatened with legal action (not by Amy). [DELETED LAUNDRY LIST OF EXPLETIVES DIRECTED AT SOME @$#*%!]. Nevertheless, here we are with another video on how to grow your

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This Amy Ippoliti Video is Intended to Help You “Get Yogis Through the Door” /// Entire Babs Crew Gets Covered in its Own Projectile Vomit

Last time we commented on an Amy Ippoliti YouTube video we were threatened with legal action (not by Amy). [DELETED LAUNDRY LIST OF EXPLETIVES DIRECTED AT SOME @$#*%!]. Nevertheless, here we are with another video on how to grow your

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When Crumpled People Fall From the Sky /// What’s a Personality?

Yesterday, I happened on an article titled, “UK police unable to identify man who fell from sky,” which, as it should, caught my attention. I considered it appropriate subject matter for the approaching nadir of days preceded by this week’s

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When Crumpled People Fall From the Sky /// What’s a Personality?

Yesterday, I happened on an article titled, “UK police unable to identify man who fell from sky,” which, as it should, caught my attention. I considered it appropriate subject matter for the approaching nadir of days preceded by this week’s

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This MC Yogi TEDxMission Talk /// Can I Get an “Oh, brother”?

Judging by the illustrious bio given to MC Yogi on TEDxMission, a subsidiary of TEDTalks, you’d think he was bloody well running for frickin’ congressman of the United [Commercial Yoga] Nations (I know there’s no congressmen of the UN). Apparently,

MC Yogi Gandhi Final

This MC Yogi TEDxMission Talk /// Can I Get an “Oh, brother”?

Judging by the illustrious bio given to MC Yogi on TEDxMission, a subsidiary of TEDTalks, you’d think he was bloody well running for frickin’ congressman of the United [Commercial Yoga] Nations (I know there’s no congressmen of the UN). Apparently,