Author Archives: Bernie Sirelson

About Bernie Sirelson

• Piano Teacher • Futurist • Out of the Box

Disappearing diabetes.

It all started when I was 10 and my family moved to Sherman Oaks. I immediately discovered the 7-11 around the corner and found out just how much candy my pockets would hold. I was known as the “candy store” at … Continue reading

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Mitt Romney and the Republican Party do not want to disclose basic truths for fear that someone will use these facts against them some day. – Slate Magazine

This isn’t really a surprise, is it? How ’bout them tax records? Here’s from Slate Magazine. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Buzz it up Share on Linkedin Share on Posterous share via Reddit Share with Stumblers … Continue reading

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Money in politics

We’re all concerned about the vast amounts of money being spent to get your vote. It’s getting crazy, especially since the Citizens United court ruling. But the problem isn’t the money, and it isn’t the advertising that the money buys. … Continue reading

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Social Media Activism, or, Power To The People

Social Media Activism… I think this is the forgotten essence of the “free market”. Unfortunately, what usually passes for the “free market” is really the “corporate market”. Here we have the “people’s market”. We all contacted these companies and told … Continue reading

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The Neighborhood…

Eye Contact is a Gift. Continue reading

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Proof of Intelligent Design

I have decided that there must be an Intelligent Designer for the Universe. Things just work out too perfectly. Case in point… Hard boiled eggs. They take exactly 3 minutes. How could that have happened by accident? Pure luck that … Continue reading

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BBC News – Eating canned soup ‘poses a chemical risk’

It’s nice to see this finally hit the mainstream! People who eat canned soup should be aware that a chemical used to line the tin can leach into the food and end up in the body, say scientists. via BBC … Continue reading

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Fox News viewers less informed about current events, poll shows

We all knew this anyway, right? But it’s fun to see it in print. “The results show us that there is something about watching Fox News that leads people to do worse on these questions than those who don’t watch … Continue reading

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Calamities of Nature – Occupy California Universities

Calamities of Nature – Occupy California Universities. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Buzz it up Share on Linkedin Share on Posterous share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this … Continue reading

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United We Stand.. – A colorful garden of words..

United We Stand.. – A colorful garden of words… Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Buzz it up Share on Linkedin Share on Posterous share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments … Continue reading

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