Why physicists are saying consciousness is a state of matter, like a solid, a liquid or a gas. On Facebook, Brian Shields says, "Bob would have had a field day with this."
16 celebrities supposedly in the Illuminati. (Via Dan Clore).
Wall Street Journal launches online book club, lead by various guest authors.
Piece on "Sorcery." ("No, not spoon-bending or horoscopy, not the Golden Dawn or make-believe shamanism, astral projection or the Satanic Mass—if it's mumbo jumbo you want go for the real stuff, banking, politics, social science—not that weak blavatskian crap.") Via Gary Acord.
A Twitter post from Jesse Walker: Rules for joining the Discodian Society.
A long interview with Douglas Rushkoff (actually, it puts two interviews together.)