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Lest we forget.
    #11327634 - 10/26/09 10:51 PM (8 years, 1 month ago)



:hillbilly:

I can't believe it's been two years.

:sad:


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:mushroom2: "Shamanism that is specifically rooted in the kind of experiences that are induced by psychoactive plants ... is an area that our society is extraordinarily phobic and nervous concerning, and the reason I think is not far to seek.
Because modern institutions depend on the transmission of a certain world view and then willing acquiescense in the truth of that world view by the populations into which it is being exported.
In other words a kind of cultural brainwashing is necessary for modern cultures to work at all.
The consequences of the acceptance of this situation of brainwashing is further acceleration toward catastrophe."
:mushroom2:

Terence McKenna.


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Re: Lest we forget. [Re: PlatformStrange]
    #11327648 - 10/26/09 10:53 PM (8 years, 1 month ago)

Quote:

PlatformStrange said:


:hillbilly:

I can't believe it's been two years.

:sad:





Awww Hell.. I just went and looked up Coon from my ratings... He was a good friend from here and it saddens me to here this two stinking years late!


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Re: Lest we forget. [Re: YESSUP]
    #11327941 - 10/26/09 11:29 PM (8 years, 1 month ago)

I wasn't here at the time but I read about it.  Sad, just sad.  I read his posts.  He was a great guy.

:sad:

Mods, please keep this thread in this forum so others that post here can pay their respects.

Thanks.


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Re: Lest we forget. [Re: Mr. Mushrooms]
    #11328002 - 10/26/09 11:38 PM (8 years, 1 month ago)

I was away from this site for a while and on my return I was saddened to hear of the departure of our respected member Coon. He was a great member and I for one miss his presence on these boards.


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Re: Lest we forget. [Re: karode13]
    #11328025 - 10/26/09 11:42 PM (8 years, 1 month ago)

Quote:

YESSUP said:
Quote:

PlatformStrange said:


:hillbilly:

I can't believe it's been two years.

:sad:





Awww Hell.. I just went and looked up Coon from my ratings... He was a good friend from here and it saddens me to here this two stinking years late!




(my rating from Coon, five shrooms of course.)

the tone is back.
07/04/07 04:12 PM

:hillbilly:

:toast:
I'll drink another one for Coon!


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Re: Lest we forget. [Re: thetonebone72]
    #11328693 - 10/27/09 01:26 AM (8 years, 1 month ago)

It really is two years already? Damn!

Although I didn't have too much to do with him, I remember that it was a shock for everyone.

RIP!


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Re: Lest we forget. [Re: Fahkface]
    #11328706 - 10/27/09 01:30 AM (8 years, 1 month ago)

what's going on here?


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Re: Lest we forget. [Re: quadracer]
    #11328744 - 10/27/09 01:39 AM (8 years, 1 month ago)

coon died of a dope OD
fuckin dope takes some good people:nonono:
shits sad no matter who goes
respect to coon, dreamer, and whoever else has lost their personal battle with heroin


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Re: Lest we forget. [Re: quadracer]
    #11328753 - 10/27/09 01:41 AM (8 years, 1 month ago)

I guess they are sad that their friend died.

But they shouldn't be!

Coon would want you to keep picking mushrooms and not worry about him all that much.  He is finding tons of mushrooms in heaven and he probably even posts them on shroomery in some parallel dimension that isn't that hard to access if you can wrinkle time (use the divide by zero method).


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Re: Lest we forget. [Re: karode13]
    #11329887 - 10/27/09 08:27 AM (8 years, 1 month ago)

Quote:

Alan Rockefeller said:
I guess they are sad that their friend died.

But they shouldn't be!

Coon would want you to keep picking mushrooms and not worry about him all that much.  He is finding tons of mushrooms in heaven and he probably even posts them on shroomery in some parallel dimension that isn't that hard to access if you can wrinkle time (use the divide by zero method).




:thumbup: :sherlock2:

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karode13 said:
I was away from this site for a while and on my return I was saddened to hear of the departure of our respected member Coon. He was a great member and I for one miss his presence on these boards.




:yesnod:


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:mushroom2: "Shamanism that is specifically rooted in the kind of experiences that are induced by psychoactive plants ... is an area that our society is extraordinarily phobic and nervous concerning, and the reason I think is not far to seek.
Because modern institutions depend on the transmission of a certain world view and then willing acquiescense in the truth of that world view by the populations into which it is being exported.
In other words a kind of cultural brainwashing is necessary for modern cultures to work at all.
The consequences of the acceptance of this situation of brainwashing is further acceleration toward catastrophe."
:mushroom2:

Terence McKenna.


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Re: Lest we forget. [Re: Mr. Mushrooms]
    #11329925 - 10/27/09 08:46 AM (8 years, 1 month ago)

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Mr. Mushrooms said:
Mods, please keep this thread in this forum so others that post here can pay their respects.

Thanks.




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Re: Lest we forget. [Re: PlatformStrange]
    #11330318 - 10/27/09 11:08 AM (8 years, 1 month ago)

I didn't know him, but I remember the day he died. I remember laughing out loud to a few of his unusual posts prior to his death.


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Re: Lest we forget. [Re: PlatformStrange]
    #11330456 - 10/27/09 11:40 AM (8 years, 1 month ago)

Wow, I thought that was last year.. Damn time flies, RIP Coon


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Re: Lest we forget. [Re: Alan Rockefeller]
    #11331324 - 10/27/09 02:24 PM (8 years, 1 month ago)

Quote:

Alan Rockefeller said:
I guess they are sad that their friend died.

But they shouldn't be!

Coon would want you to keep picking mushrooms and not worry about him all that much.  He is finding tons of mushrooms in heaven and he probably even posts them on shroomery in some parallel dimension that isn't that hard to access if you can wrinkle time (use the divide by zero method).





For all the good/great posts you have made, Alan Rockefeller, in my opinion this one was the best.  I'd rate you a five for this if I hadn't done so already.


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Re: Lest we forget. [Re: Mr. Mushrooms]
    #11336456 - 10/28/09 06:05 AM (8 years, 1 month ago)

Quote:

Mr. Mushrooms said:
Quote:

Alan Rockefeller said:
I guess they are sad that their friend died.

But they shouldn't be!

Coon would want you to keep picking mushrooms and not worry about him all that much.  He is finding tons of mushrooms in heaven and he probably even posts them on shroomery in some parallel dimension that isn't that hard to access if you can wrinkle time (use the divide by zero method).





For all the good/great posts you have made, Alan Rockefeller, in my opinion this one was the best.  I'd rate you a five for this if I hadn't done so already.



:thumbup::thumbup:

I'll always have a quick look behind the eyelids when i'm tripping, to see if he's harassing McKenna! :hillbilly:


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:mushroom2: "Shamanism that is specifically rooted in the kind of experiences that are induced by psychoactive plants ... is an area that our society is extraordinarily phobic and nervous concerning, and the reason I think is not far to seek.
Because modern institutions depend on the transmission of a certain world view and then willing acquiescense in the truth of that world view by the populations into which it is being exported.
In other words a kind of cultural brainwashing is necessary for modern cultures to work at all.
The consequences of the acceptance of this situation of brainwashing is further acceleration toward catastrophe."
:mushroom2:

Terence McKenna.


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Re: Lest we forget. [Re: Alan Rockefeller]
    #11336486 - 10/28/09 06:32 AM (8 years, 1 month ago)

Quote:

Alan Rockefeller said:
He is finding tons of mushrooms in heaven and he probably even posts them on shroomery in some parallel dimension that isn't that hard to access if you can wrinkle time (use the divide by zero method).



This is actually true.

Coon die soon? Perhaps it didn't matter that much in the end. Still, a passing is a sad thing, as it is in this case.


Edited by koraks (10/28/09 06:33 AM)


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Re: Lest we forget. [Re: koraks]
    #11338840 - 10/28/09 04:07 PM (8 years, 1 month ago)

Yes, from what I have heard he did indeed die.  For me this brings up old, painful memories.  I was a mod when Ripper aka Brandon Vedas killed himself in front of other shroomerites in the chatroom.  I still have the John Walsh show tape about it when it hit national TV.  The mod forum went panic city while that was going down.

Then there was ViBrAnT, a member of my forum, Philosophy and Spirituality, who leaped to his death in a suicide.  I, mod of the forum, a licensed suicide interventionist, saw it coming and couldn't stop him.  My heart still aches when I stop and think about it.

I never met Coon.  In way I am glad. Two close death memories for me from the Shroomery are two too many.


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Re: Lest we forget. [Re: Mr. Mushrooms]
    #11338908 - 10/28/09 04:18 PM (8 years, 1 month ago)

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Yes, from what I have heard he did indeed die.  For me this brings up old, painful memories.  I was a mod when Ripper aka Brandon Vedas killed himself in front of other shroomerites in the chatroom.  I still have the John Walsh show tape about it when it hit national TV.  The mod forum went panic city while that was going down.





Although I neither like to ask, nor like to think about it too much, it catches my attention...
Guess there's not much more to say about it, but what was going on? (If you feel OK, talking about it).


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Re: Lest we forget. [Re: Fahkface]
    #11338966 - 10/28/09 04:26 PM (8 years, 1 month ago)

There's a thread about it in the Anonymous forum.  If you search the word Ripper, you're sure to find the thread.

Basically Brandon was doing alcohol and oxy using a webcam to show others.  Other members in the chat room egged him on.  "Do more.  Do more."  He did.  It killed him.  I think his mother found his cold, lifeless corpse in the morning.  One of the last things he said was, "I told you I was hardcore."

That was how the Physical and Mental Well-Being forum was born.  I think we called it the Support forum back in day.


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Re: Lest we forget. [Re: Mr. Mushrooms]
    #11339031 - 10/28/09 04:32 PM (8 years, 1 month ago)

Thanks, man...:thumbup:


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