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Not So Much

Dear Chris Martenson and people who believe in resource finiteness, let me attempt to convince you otherwise. What is a resource? - It's stuff that humans need, which we have less of than we would prefer. Is the amount of physical stuff ...

Forum topic - EmperorNero - Mar 27 2010 - 11:10pm - 25 comments

Sources for issues presented in crash course

Hello all I need to do a 30 page report on exponential growth and limits to growth based on Crash Course. I need to objectively review the points presented in the video and determine whether or not they are true or accurate. For this project I ...

Forum topic - omgzomg - Mar 10 2010 - 5:12pm - 3 comments

Chris Martenson on Oprah: This community can put him there

[I chose to post this in the General forum rather than the Martenson Brigade forum because there are so many new people on the site that I feared that many are not yet even aware of the Martenson Brigade]. My fellow Chris Martenson fans, I think ...

Forum topic - Erik T. - Feb 25 2010 - 12:37am - 12 comments

EROEI of Medieval Society

In chapter 17b of the crash course, Chris states: If, instead, these people were able to produce just 1.2 calories for every 1 calorie expended, then they’d have the exact energy balance that existed in medieval times. This skinny 20% surplus ...

Forum topic - sofistek - Feb 20 2010 - 3:56am - 12 comments

Dr. Chris in New Paltz, NY (4/10 & 4/11)!!

Hey all -- If you've checked out the 'Upcoming Events' tab today, then you probably noticed that Dr. Chris will be making an appearance in New Paltz, NY on April 10th and 11th!  I have been working with Dr. Chris and his staff -- and ...

Forum topic - SagerXX - Jun 15 2012 - 2:39am - 1 comment

CC-7 inaccurate banking explanation

CC-7: We now have a bank with $1000 on deposit, and banks do not make money by holding on to it – rather, they make their living by borrowing at one rate and loaning at a higher rate. Banks don't borrow the money they lend, ...

Forum topic - DrKrbyLuv - Dec 7 2009 - 12:46pm - 36 comments

Think For Yourself

Its Saturday Night...a quiet evening...thought this Beatles "Rubber Soul" song by George Harrison reflects our predicament. Below this video are the lyrics...offer are quite prescient. Enjoy, Nichoman ...

Forum topic - Nichoman - Jun 15 2012 - 2:43am - 0 comments

Being labeled a nut after sharing the Crash Course and beliefs with family and friends

First of all I thank God that my brother shared the Crash Course with me. I have taken the red pill and it has changed my life forever. Since then I have been able to share the crash course with several family members and friends over the past year. ...

Forum topic - twig_oak - Oct 18 2009 - 7:31pm - 37 comments

What personal actions have you taken lately?

In Crash Course Chapter 20, Chris talks about assessing needs and taking personal actions. What have you accomplished lately toward the goals you identified in the Self-Assessment? If you have not watched the Crash Course , or ...

Forum topic - Amanda Witman - Jun 15 2012 - 2:50am - 5 comments

Climate Change - Example of Our Crash Course Future?

Note:  Took my post from ongoing Global Climate Change thread and made into a new thread topic to suggest is this a possible predictor toward how societies are addressing and will address key Crash Course subjects. ...

Forum topic - Nichoman - Oct 3 2009 - 9:08pm - 1 comment

Chris Martenson and the Crash Course Referenced in John Petersen's Latest Newsletter

After reading the book "A Vision for 2012" by John Petersen, president of the Arlington Institute, I decided to subscribe to John's free e-newsletter called FUTUREdition.  I received the latest edition today and was please to see John ...

Forum topic - suziegruber - Jun 15 2012 - 2:52am - 1 comment

"A Case for Change" -- A Crash Course/Regenerative Culture Collaboration

As we head off into the new future together, it is clear to me that new ways of organizing and leading ourselves are going to be in high demand (and badly needed). I am pleased to announce a new collaboration that promises to usher Crash Course ...

Forum topic - cmartenson - Sep 18 2009 - 10:29am - 7 comments

Getting Your Friends and Family to Pay Attention

I suspect there are lots of people who are having trouble getting friends and family to engage in the issues.  It is, after all, not polite to discuss politics or religion.  The following is a letter I wrote to my brother and sister-in-law along with ...

Forum topic - csiegner - Aug 28 2009 - 11:36am - 10 comments

Currently taking a college Government course

And after the first day I've concluded that the professor is full of BS, and is simply part of the pro government propaganda to promote the status quo. Even better, I made a few comments during the lecture,  and the reactions from classmates ...

Forum topic - G0tm4xx21 - Aug 26 2009 - 8:58pm - 7 comments

For information and discussion

I PROPOSE FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION, JOINING THIS EFFORT WITH OTHERS WHO ARE ALSO ON THE SAME MIND ABOUT TAKING BACK OUR COUNTRY, WITH IT'S ACTIVE CONSTITUTION AND THE RIGHTS AND LIBERTIES IT AFFORDS US. ...

Forum topic - carly - Aug 9 2009 - 4:58pm - 0 comments

El Crash Course

Bienvenidos al Crash Course . El usamericano Chris Martenson se doctoró en ciencias en la Duke University (Durham, North Carolina). Es autor del Crash Course , que rápidamente recibió grandes elogios y alcanzó una enorme popularidad en su ...

Page - admin - Jun 16 2012 - 11:15pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

El Crash Course Capítulo 11: ¿Cuánto es un billón?

(billetes, billón, Crash Course, deuda usamericana, dinero, economía, pasivos) ...

Coursechapter - admin - Jun 22 2012 - 10:42am - 0 comments - 0 attachments

El Crash Course Capítulo 1: Tres creencias

(cambio, Crash Course, futuro, próximos 20 años, tecnología, tres creencias) ...

Coursechapter - admin - Jun 21 2012 - 6:17pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Your input requested - How should "Controversial Topics" be handled?

Background:   Moderator Jason said :  We are not interested in silencing discussion among veteran users, or in squelching free investigation of new theories and ideas.  But we believe it is at least reasonable that there should be order ...

Forum topic - DrKrbyLuv - Jun 15 2012 - 2:59am - 133 comments

Animated Hook for the Crash Course

After showing the Crash Course to a friend and he being as deeply moved as I was, we felt obligated and determined to help in some fashion.  We'd like to use our creative skills to animate (in Adobe Flash) a short hook (under 10 mins, maybe even 5 ...

Forum topic - accelbell - Jun 8 2009 - 2:52pm - 3 comments