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"I Am" - A Movie About Humanity

In his movie, I Am, Tom Shadyac calls out unbridled greed as a genuine mental illness, and takes us all to task for tolerating letting the mentally ill run and control the nation, and world.

Director Tom Shadyac speaks with intellectual and spiritual leaders about what's wrong with our world and how we can improve both it and the way we live in it.

It's a damn good movie.

A bit of wisdom that has brought me peace

The old saying says: 
We don't meet people by accident.  They are meant to cross our path for a reason.

Icarus' Calming Corollary: Maybe the reason they crossed my path  was because they needed to meet me,  rather than the other way around.

Female Heart Attacks - Okay, I'm Freaked Out

So, this is going around (again). I haven't vetted it, but it reads like good advice.  I had an aunt, who is a nurse, who had a heart attack, and she recognized the weird symptoms, pretty much only because she is a nurse.  She called the paramedics, and turned out fine.  But, freaks me out, you know?

Mike SuddabyFebruary 3, 2016 ·
An ER nurse says this is the best description of a woman having a heart attack that she has ever heard. Please read, pay attention, and SHARE..........


I was aware that female heart attacks are different, but this is the best description I've ever read.

Women rarely have the same dramatic symptoms that men have ... you know, the sudden stabbing pain in the chest, the cold sweat, grabbing the chest & dropping to the floor that we see in movies. Here is the story of one woman's experience with a heart attack.

I had a heart attack at about 10:30 PM with NO prior exertion, NO prior emotional trauma that one would suspect mig…