My Enlightenment is Better than Yours

or A QUICK LESSON IN EGO-CHECKING An old friend recently posted a meme online making fun of the “sheeple” who follow social media trends without thinking (ex: the Parisian flag overlay on Facebook following the mass murders on November 13 this year).  She said, “No offense to any of my…

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Bullies Can Be Nice People Like Me

I was perusing my personal Facebook feed (different from my Elizabeth Seer page), and I came across a video making fun of people who visit Wal-Mart. Don’t get me wrong. I abhor everything that is Wal-Mart with its atrocious record of taking advantage of employees, globalization and planet-killing practices (just…

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