Utopia

Sudden surrender to utopian forces or unenlightened enemies?

Struck with shock and stormed by grief, I became gravely entranced by the silence when I saw how Chairman Mao was locked in Monrovia as thousands of mourners mourned his passing in disbelief. Sooner than expected, Mao died from an unexplained “illness”. His sudden surrender not only sparked a skeptical scene, but it also rocked a new generation of emerging ...

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Samuel Adams is the official beer of Inspiration4, the first fully civilian space mission in orbit; Drinkers can bid on Jim Koch’s signed number one bottle of Utopias 2021 for charity

Sam Adams Utopias is a fiery blend of several batches of our Extreme Beers, some reserved for this coveted biennial outing. In fact, some of the beer dates back almost three decades, aging in wooden bourbon casks. The brewers then finish the blend in a combination of Carcavelos, Madeira, Ruby Port, and Sherry Oloroso barrels. This year, for the first ...

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Auroville: a utopian search for a better world

* Akash Kapur is a journalist who now lives in Auroville. The book is mainly about the unnatural death of the parents of his wife Auralice * The book is structured into three interconnected narratives – the origins of the Puducherry Ashram, the story of John and Diane, and the present * The book tells a little about how the ...

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INTERVIEW: At “Utopian Hotline”, an audience of 12 people imagine a more perfect future

Photo: Theater Mitu’s Utopian Hotline features Isis Bruno in the foreground and Monica Sanborn in the background. Photo courtesy of Alex Hawthorn / Theater Mitu / Provided by Everyman Agency with permission. Theater sets have changed since the start of the pandemic. Take the Mitu Theater in Brooklyn, which currently hosts their production of Utopian hotline to the Most Intimate ...

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The Helmers of “Captain Volkonogov has escaped” talk about “retro-utopia” of their film

Natasha Merkulova and Aleksey Chupov, director duo behind the Venetian title “Captain Volkonogov Escaped” – in the running for a Golden Lion – thought of Jean-Paul Belmondo when creating their main character, a policeman from the USSR which suddenly fled and found itself pursued by its former colleagues. The legendary French actor, known for “Breathless” and “Pierrot le Fou”, died ...

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Mobile pediatric vaccination at Golisano children’s hospital

FORT MYERS The Golisano Children’s Hospital Mobile Pediatric Vaccination Clinic will be making stops in southwest Florida next week to vaccinate children 12 and older against COVID-19. The mobile pediatric vaccination clinic is accessible only without an appointment and there is no cost for the COVID-19 vaccine, which will be Pfizer. The mobile clinic will be at the following locations ...

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“Solarpunk”: the word of the month

The term to add to your vocabulary this month speaks of a utopian future Solar panels masquerade as roads and stained glass. Plant life is closely linked to infrastructure, and colorful handicrafts are sold along the walkways. There might be airships, but an eerie Victorian-inspired steampunk landscape isn’t. This near-future fantasy has also not been corrupted by the superintelligent singularities ...

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In Search of Utopia | KCRW

Searching for Utopia is a series on utopian societies exploring the benefits of community cooperation and its dark sides – how rejection of the status quo can turn into extremism and fanaticism. We explore communities both abroad and at home, alongside American history with utopian ideas, cults and cults past and present. Aerial view of Auroville. Auroville is an experimental ...

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5 Best Straight Razors of 2021: Barber Approved, Kits, More

Every man knows that there is no closer shave than the one you get with a straight razor. Going to the barber and sitting down, chatting and enjoying the atmosphere is a centuries-old tradition. If you’d rather not leave your home, now you can get a really close shave with a straight razor kit. Trimming your facial hair and beard ...

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