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Perception – Sticks and Stones…

Last night I watched the 2nd episode from the 3rd season of another show that really excites and engages me – TNT’s Perception. I wrote about it a year ago as well (in a post that also went almost completely unnoticed) and its longevity has surprised me even more that of Continuum. And yet here I am, writing about it again. Hell, maybe you do have to be crazy to get it, but there’s apparently crazy enough to go around!

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The Monster of Mental Illness – Illustrated!

Having been diagnosed with several of these disorders myself, as well as having been born into a family with a long history of (mostly undiagnosed) mental illness, this is, unfortunate, a subject with which I am all too familiar. It is my hope that efforts such as this will help open the eyes of those who just can’t seem to understand…

When I Breakdown…

Breakdown is one of many great songs on the I Robot album by The Alan Parsons Project. For those who don’t know, Isaac Asimov has been a favorite author of mine since my days as a teenager ditching school to sit in the public library all day. His writings have had such a huge impact on my life that, nearly 40 years later, when I was deciding on a name for my online presence, I chose “IzaakMak” partly in acknowledgement of his influence. Which is also why I just couldn’t resist grabbing a copy of this album as soon as it came out!

Just What You Need To Make You Feel Better

At the far end of your tether And your thoughts won’t fit together So you sleep light or whatever And the night goes on forever… And your mind change like the weather You’re in need of Doctor Tarr and Professor Fether LyricsFreak The Alan Parsons Project – Tales of Mystery and Imagination – Side 1,…

Inside

Jeremy Sisto was great on Law & Order, but I’ve been a fan since I first saw him in Six Feet Under. This video, from Cool Berman’s Inside post, really takes me back … in more ways than one! :shock: I want ice water. More from the Visual Treats volume