Eclectic is the best word to describe Integrated Wisdom. Our focus in this section is on ideas, and we cut across an unlimited range of topics -- from smoking cigars, to cross-dressing, to problems with education, to name just a few. These articles are interesting and entertaining, but also informative and, we hope, provocative. They will get you thinking, sometimes on stuff you never bothered to think about before.

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Global Warming Denial

Is it rational to have opinions about scientific phenomena?  Over dinner one night, a friend mentioned that he believes global warming is a hoax. Now, normally I would have responded by bringing up...

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Sex — Roman Style

Sex as power is not a new concept, but to Romans it was a guiding principal in their culture. To put it mildly, the ancient Romans had an open mind when it came to sex. They approached it guilt-free...

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One Man’s Fight For Justice

Jeffrey Deskovic was wrongfully imprisoned at 17 for the rape and murder of 15-year-old Angela Correa, in 1990. In 2006, he was released as an innocent man. In this article, we will cover the gross...

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Be Careful Out There!

Just what are your rights in the United States? That depends on where you live. What can be criminal behavior  in one place can be perfectly legal in another.  Of course it goes both ways.  Should...

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Defending Millennials: Part 1

This generation is much maligned, but is it deserved? Like all generations before us, we Boomers have strong opinions about the upcoming crop. I’m talking about Millennials, those born...

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X Dressing…

The Adventures of an African Explorer The first man I ever saw dressed as a woman was Uncle Milty (Milton Berle) on his TV show back in the late 1950’s. It was funny, but still a bit strange. The...