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I'm Richard Nikoley. Free The Animal began in 2003 and as of 2021, contains 5,000 posts. I blog 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. Read more

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I Warned About Supply Chain Breakdown In April 12, 2020, 18 Months Ago

So yea: a classic I-told-you-so post. Shortly after I began tossing up posts about the newest religion, cult, idol, icon, loved, and adored—Covidism—in March, 2020, I wrote this post: Coronavirus #1: The Innocent and the Guilty. I'll quote myself. That...

Motorcycle Ride From Rawai to Sabai Corner, Phuket

10-Million-Dollar View Some months back I bought a GoPro Hero9 Black. I had a 1st generation way back but didn't use it much because of the PITA complexities. Here's a video where I settled down and just used it hang...

Covid Is The New Case Of The Vapors (Also Vaccine Killing And Maiming—VAERS)

With Fainting Couch and Clutching Pearls I'm taking longer to draft my latest in the series, Permanent Crisis Is The New Normal — Prosper Anyway #1, so I'm putting up something about 2 cool things I've seen the last couple...

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Natural Immunity, Gut Biome, and its Importance in COVID-19 #2 — The Whole You

Natural Immunity, Gut Biome, and its Importance in COVID-19 #1 — Introduction This is the...

The Covid-19 Mask Mandate Ugliness Index

Yet Another of My Amazing Hand-Drawn Charts. Signed, even. The Hypothesis FormationThe GooglingBeauty and the...

Random Weekend Stuff For All Members

A small collection of things I took note of recently. Free Member Access. Chris Masterjohn...

Rude Awakening: The Art of Breaking The Rules

IntroductionNo LimitsNo FearThe Art Of Breaking The RulesHow About Daily Rude Awakenings?What's Cooking Introduction There...

Social Media Costs You Big Bucks!

The backstory: The Definitive Case For Deleting Social Media. In This Issue: IntroductionSeeking Chronic StimulationDepoliticization...

Permanent Crisis Is The New Normal — Prosper Anyway #2 — Fear Of Missing Out (FOMO)

"4 Creative Ways to Use FOMO to Drive App Engagement" — they don't even try...

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