Month: January 2011

ANOTHER SANTERIA WITCH HUNT?

One of our local neighborhoody blogs, The Ditmas Park Blog, re-posted a photo story by Brooklyn Photos which documents some beheaded chickens(?)/pigeons(?) in our lovely little Prospect Park. Of course, the immediate response was one of finger-pointing at the Latin American/West African Santeria community, because apparently white kids never do […]

SOUL FOOD, WANDERING, & RA UN NEFER

Always an uplifting experience, today I went for a walk down Flatbush Avenue in Brooklyn. My main purpose was to walk with a slight abandon while hoping to stumble upon either the Ausar Auset Society founded by my secret intellectual-man-crush, Ra Un Nefer, author of the very awesome Metu Neter […]

GEORGE BUSH THE MYSTIC

I picked this up, along with a pamphlet on “The Uses of Pain,” while mulling around the lobby of the New York New Church waiting to pay my $20 for a group seance. For those who don’t know, George Bush (b. 1796), biblical scholar come mystic, was a bit of […]

Have you seen this gent?

I’ve been having trouble finding Joachim (subway singer/chanter/informer of The Good News) lately. I used to see him playing around the Times Square subway stop whenever I had the unfortunate displeasure of going around those parts (or going specifically to pick up the latest Chick Tract comic of hate). I […]