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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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Covid-19, Vaccines, Africa, Ivermectin, Clown-Car Circuses, and Shit Shows

I've used the mental image of a Clown-Car Circus very often on social media for...

Are Covid-19 Vaccines A Failure?

Perspective of the heightened hysteria The 1st World is gonna top out at 50-60% vaccinated...

Where Have You Been?

I love an opportunity to use pop-trash as a header image I'm not going to...

Permanent Crisis Is The New Normal — Prosper Anyway #1

Introduction Where do you go from here since failure, default, or succumbing to the 18-month-long...

Karl Seddon of Elixa Probiotic Discusses Manufacturing and Gut Health

No bla bla about the video except to say that almost all probiotics you buy...

Lab Alert: Changes to CDC RT-PCR for SARS-CoV-2 Testing

My Chart Drawing Skills Are Unmatched I ate a wood-fired double pepperoni with onion pizza...

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