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Monthly Archives: March 2007

Poetry Slam @ the Warehouse Grove

A poetry slam in SL. Of course. Why has that notion never sprung to my mind? Why have I never seen a poetry slam in SL before today? Have I not been paying close enough attention? Well, that’s possible. In any case, there’s a poetry slam tonight, and I think it’s a swell idea. And […]

Skeptical Buddhism 104: Emptiness and The Way Forward

Today at 7:00, Starsitter Quality is hosting the fourth in a 4-part serieson “Skeptical Buddhism.” If you’ve missed the other three, here’s your chance to catch the last in the series. From the blurb: “Fourth in a 4-part series on Skeptical Buddhism, in plain English. What is the emptiness that Buddhists talk about? And can […]

Coffee Talk at Djork Garden

Here’s an interesting spin on the regular discussion: include a jazz DJ. Coffee talk at Djork Garden – 9:00am SLT, today! From the blurb: “Join us at Djork Garden for Morning Coffee and Jazz with DJ Alexi Ayres. Friendly people and atmosphere for music,arts, and discussion.”

Trillions of Sensors

The blurb for Extropia’s “Thinker’s Discussion” today contains these rather startling sentences: “In the future, the internet will be comprised of trillions of sensors. There might be AI that can see, hear, recognise emotion and even read minds.” I wonder on what Extropia basis this assertion, don’t you? Well, get over to Support For Healing […]

Love in the Metaverse: SL Relationships

Wednesday, March 5 at 8pm sl at the Benicia Hill Community Center: ‘Love in the Metaverse: SL Relationships — Second Life author Ansel Gasparini is looking for any and all opinions to help new residents with this sometimes thorny, always facinating topic. We’ll be discussing such questions as: “1) How are SL relationshps different than […]