There is no other 1960s intellectual figure whom Timothy Leary came to admire more than Marshall McLuhan. He considered McLuhan’s famous statement – “The medium is the message" -- the most important cultural insight of the ‘60s, a decade saturated with insightful and lasting one-liners, some of the most famous coming from Leary’s own brain. … Continue reading Marshall Mcluhan and Dr Timothy Leary
Starseed Transmission intersection pointThe following are some notes i made while revisiting the RAW high weirdness around the date July 23, 1973, and some of the influences and experiments he mixed together during those weeks. EXHIBITS EXHIBIT: Crowley book 4."It is impossible to lay down precise rules by which a man may attain to the … Continue reading Starseed Transmissions intersection point: July 23
The New Science of Psychedelics by David Jay Brown. Review by Steve ‘fly agaric 23’ Pratt. "Cosmic Trigger is where I first encountered controversial psychologist Timothy Leary’s eight-circuit model of the brain and psychiatric researcher John Lilly’s radical ideas about programming the brain as though it were a computer. These models became two of the … Continue reading The New Science of Psychedelics by David Jay Brown.
Mavericks of the Mind Live! by David Jay Brown & Rebecca McClen Novick. By Steven ‘fly agaric 23’ Pratt.Amsterdam. March 2, 2013.David Jay Brown quickly rewarded me for my response to a post he made on Facebook, proposing friends of his--read and review--advance copies of his new book ‘Mavericks of the Mind Live!’ I have spent … Continue reading Mavericks of the Mind Live! Review by Fly
Raising Mycelium Terence Mckenna awakens from a long sleep, an extraterrestrial mycelim strain enters his corpse and reanimates him.T starts a journey across california to sprinkle the magical mycelium onto the ashes and corpses of Timothy Leary, Ken Kessey, Robert Anton Wilson and Bill Hicks.Together, the group travel across the USA to Washington in a … Continue reading Outline for a short film/animation/story?
So called "Rational scale to access the harm of (some) drugs"Dr. John Lilly worked on creating a rational-scale to help good scientific research into drug induced states of consciousness, and other means of attaining altered-states of consciousness. Dr. Timothy Leary also worked his entire life to try to establish a RATIONAL-SCALE to help research into … Continue reading RATIONAL SCALE FOR HUMAN CONSCIOUSNESS?
Dr. Robert Anton Wilson produced consistantly optimistic scientific philosophy & Magick! for his whole lifecycle. His optimism and foresight were uncanny in their predictive powers, looking back over the last nine years of the so called - New Millenium i think once more that RAW has the comprehensive approach that makes most sense of our … Continue reading AP is for Apoptosis:
http://player.soundcloud.com/player.swf?url=http%3A%2F%2Fsoundcloud.com%2Fflyagaric23%2Ffat-boy& FAT BOY by flyagaric23 "Surrealism produced a slick, smooth-plastic fake reality that was later perfected by Sony. In Tokyo i have listened to electronic anthropologists argue that Dali's graphic "The Persistance of Memory" - featuring melting watches - created modern Japanese culture, which no one can deny is eminently surreal. -- Dr. Timothy Leary. … Continue reading D is for Digital Arts: A Tim Leary quote translated.