I'm Richard Nikoley. Free The Animal began in 2003 and as of 2022, I've written and published 5,000 posts. I write what I wish...from health, diet, and food; to travel and lifestyle; to politics, social antagonism, expat-living...location and time independent—while you sleep—income. I celebrate the audacity and hubris to live by your own exclusive authority and take your own chances.

Free the Animal really means to free yourself to reach your ideal potential in all areas of your life, learn from mistakes and successes, and move on.

Fasten your seat belts. There's no chance you won't encounter turbulence.

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Battleground Melbourne

This newly released documentary covering the abject, communist-style despotism by Daniel Andrews, the Prime minister of the State of Victoria in Australia, brought tears to my eyes too many times. It is a modern-day tale of what happens when that...
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A Chat With Moritz Bierling

We've had a couple in the past: A talk-to-interview with Moritz Bierling of Existential VenturesA Conversation About Everything With Moritz Bierling and Andy Curzon Maybe you've seen neither of those but if you wade into this and like it for...

Nine Just Published Studies: It Might Be Too Late For You

Delivered with scant, sterilized, and non-vitriolic commentary: The Lyons-Weiler Paper An early entry, put out 9 December, about a month ago. Not sure if submitted for publication but upon some searches, I see that lots of Usual Suspects went bat-shit...

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Islander Update and My New Digs In Phuket

As the story goes, I seem to like the islands the most. I've been to...

The History And Cancer Of Feminism

A juxtaposition, take your pic: Which would you choose...if nobody was looking or listening in?...

World Health Organization Lies About Herd Immunity

It's like I'm living in this dystopian anti-reality, like a black hole of nothing but...

How Is The Covid-19 Vaccine Going?

Oh, for sure, billions will get it. It will make hundreds of billions of dollars...
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Post Covid Intervention Ergo, Propter Covid Intervention

"Shortly after he began eating a Paleo, Primal, Whole Foods, Low-Carb, Ketogenic diet, he died."...

90-Year Old “Takimika” is Badass!

...And with an infectious smile that begs you to say, "just tell me what to...

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