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the red-eyed jedi

(or, the adventures of a conscientious hedonist)

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Generation Y's Howard Beale
2 August 1978
External Services:
geek trapped in a surfer's body.
six foot three.
leo, scorpio rising.
power noise and high speed are the escapes,
a project car is always the vehicle, and
personal freedom is the cause.


i'm a 21B/25Q (combat engineer/multichannel sysop) in the US Army NG, and i don't support the wars in iraq or afghanistan.
if these two things strike you as irreconcilable, then i don't want to talk to you, and you should go away.


"auto racing, bull fighting, and mountain climbing are the only real sports ... all others are games." -hemingway

"doubt is not a pleasant condition but certainty is an absurd one." -voltaire

"do not suppose that i have come to bring peace to the earth. i came not to bring peace, but a sword. for i have come to turn a man against his father, a daughter against her mother, a daughter-in-law against her mother-in-law; a man's enemies will be the members of his own household." - jesus christ

"that's life: trust and you're betrayed; don't trust and you betray yourself." - roger zelazny

"it is my observation that being beaten is often a temporary condition, that giving up is what makes it permanent." -marilyn vos savant

"a life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing." -george bernard shaw

"in the end they will lay their freedom at our feet and say to us, 'make us your slaves, but feed us.'" -dostoevsky

"what luck for rulers, that men do not think." -adolf hitler

"vengeance is mine, i will repay." - jehovah

"who is the happier man, he who has braved the storm of life and lived or he who has stayed securely on shore and merely existed?" -hunter s. thompson

"we shall not cease from exploration
and the end of all our exploring
will be to arrive where we started
and know the place for the first time." -t.s.eliot


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