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Wednesday, July 10th, 2019

Subject:My tweets
Time:12:00 pm.
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Subject:Not gonna say Atlantis, but...
Time:4:22 am.
"Giant marble pyramid-shaped island complex rising from sea uncovered, revealing secrets of ancient Greece’s origins"
https://bit.ly/2JqR2tB
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Thursday, May 16th, 2019

Subject:My tweets
Time:12:00 pm.
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Wednesday, May 15th, 2019

Time:7:59 pm.
...when commercials play in my presence, i subconsciously start singing various mantras with harmonic overtones! #detournement
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Tuesday, April 2nd, 2019

Subject:My tweets
Time:12:00 pm.
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Monday, April 1st, 2019

Subject:Mike's Medical Journey Updates: Daenerys Targaryen and Me Sitting In A Tree..
Time:10:56 pm.
No April Fool's joke, here... just strange irony? Since we were teenagers, Mike Smith has been known as "The Beast" ...and apparently, he shares a rare condition with the Mother of Dragons... a subarachnoid hemorrhage, brain bleed similar to the one that Emilia Clarke suffered during the filming of the first season of Game Of Thrones... and just as she has risen out of the ashes to conquer the world, you can see here that The Beast walks again, due to our continued crowdfunding for his healthcare!

Mike's Medical Journey Updates - March 21 at 7:34 PM ·
https://bit.ly/2uHsowO
These are my first steps in three years, since a brain hemorrhage made me a quadriplegic. I'm able to take these steps thanks entirely to your support! I am recovering from a subarachnoid hemorrhage, brain bleed similar to the one that Emilia Clarke suffered during the filming of the first season of Game Of Thrones. Fifty percent of us die on the way to the hospital. In this video my amazing PTA, Todd Later (AKA The Spine whisperer) helped me take my first steps and is helping me recover my ability to walk! I got so excited! First steps! Your love and support has given me this gift. Unfortunately, I will run out of funds to work with Todd and the other fine folks at Brookdale Westlake next week unless I can get more donation support. Each day costs $350. I hate asking for help but this means everything. Find out how to help in the link below.
https://www.gofundme.com/mikes-medical-journey
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Tuesday, March 5th, 2019

Subject:My tweets
Time:12:00 pm.
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Saturday, February 23rd, 2019

Subject:My tweets
Time:12:00 pm.
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Friday, February 22nd, 2019

Time:5:05 pm.
We are proud to present the Yantra http://sitonyantra.space
@ BDY HAX ATX 2019 Sat.-Sun., Feb. 23-24. LZR, 612 W. Fourth. For badges and schedule, see http://www.bodyhackingcon.com $140-300

During BDY HAX ATX 2019, we will be offerring content during 3 different sessions:
On Saturday night, we will have a session with musicians performing on the Yantra from 9pm-12am (performers list below).
On Sunday morning, we will allow festival attendees to sign up for brief sessions to try out the Yantra on a first come, first served basis, between 10:15am-12:15pm.
And on Sunday afternoon, we will host a presentation about the Yantra from 2:00pm-2:25pm.

ARTIST STATEMENT
The Yantra is a mirror for your mantra. By placing you at the center of a cymatic chamber, the power and beauty of the sacred geometry within your voice become apparent in a way never before possible.

YANTRA DESCRIPTION
The Yantra is a 10'x10ʼ steel sculpture tuned to vibrate to the sounds of your voice embedded within a surrounding sound system. The seat, upon which youʼll rest as you vocalize is suspended above a pool of water so that you can observe the cymatics in your voice creating a truly immersive and synesthetic experience that is by turns comical, bewildering, and profoundly moving.

PERFORMER LIST FOR BDY HAX ATX 2019

9:00pm-9:30pm
Tina Rodriguez
https://www.manosdeoro.org

9:30pm-10:00pm
Omid Aski Laridjani
https://spearcloud.bandcamp.com

10:00pm-10:30pm
Mohammad Firoozi
https://www.starmindceremony.com

10:30pm-10:40pm
Sam Chaney
https://www.starmindceremony.com

10:40pm-11:00pm
Content Love Knowles
https://www.contentloveknowles.com

11:00pm-11:30pm
How I Quit Crack (Tina Forbis & Chris Cones)
http://www.howiquitcrack.com/

11:30pm-12:00am
Fucking Awesome (Shanta Stevens, Ian Quinn, & Joseph Sachs)
http://fuckingawesomemusic.com/


EVENT DESCRIPTION
The Yantra is not so much an interactive art & music installation as it is a conduit. To what or where is entirely up to you. You are invited to explore the infinite trans-dimensional depths of time and space using the most primal and intuitive tool you own: your voice. Whisper, laugh, scream, sing. Explore however you feel as you sit upon the Yantra. No particular skill is needed, in fact the Yantra sometimes has the most profound effect on people who feel as if they may have no power in their voice at all. The only goal is to discover how deep you can go... At BDY HAX ATX 2019, you will have the opportunity to hear about the making of the Yantra, see performances, and also try it out yourself.

YANTRA FACT SHEET
• The yantra is a 10x10 steel sculpture
• Materials include water, transducers, microphone, mixers, a computer, surround sound
• The experience can range from deeply transformative to whimsical and fun
• The idea was inspired by tantra practice and originated about a year ago

ABOUT THE CREATORS

Fabiola Einhorn, interaction & lead design

Bobby McDonald, metal work & design

Aaron Benavides, audio engineer & design

Shanta Stevens, neurosomatic technician

WHAT PEOPLE SAY
"This is the kind of technology that wakes people up."
"This is the best implementation of feedback I've ever seen."
"It's better than both the shower and the car for singing"
"Through steel, cymatics, echos, and three brilliantly creative minds the Yantra illuminated my past programming and encouraged me to reconstruct my outlook on my introverted, shy nature. Prior to experiencing the Yantra's power, I was under the assumption that my timid nature prevented me from having an impact on the world around me. Upon placing myself in the middle and on a suspended yantra, I began to ohm at the auditory level of my quietest mumble. Immediately my body was overcome with a vibrational output that overloaded all of my cells and brought me into the dynamic center of my very essence. This allowed me to find strength in the softest parts of my soul, and understand how drastic of an impact my softest ohm could leave on me, if no one else. Upon further observation, I realized that it had that same effect on an audience with a louder voice. This project truly elucidates how powerful sound is on our body, mind, and spirit."

MORE INFORMATION AND CONTACT
Press inquiries & events:
http://sitonyantra.space
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Saturday, February 2nd, 2019

Subject:My tweets
Time:12:00 pm.
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Sunday, September 2nd, 2018

Subject:Shanta
Time:8:35 am.
Shanta

When I noticed the tiny caterpillar munching on the older bloom on the right, next to the newer rosebud on the left... I was again reminded of comparisons between disaster recovery (after cataclysmic weather or economic collapse) and the process of metamorphosis,... in which the caterpillar must devour itself... turning its cells into a nutrient soup, in order to have the available resources to grow wings and become a butterfly!

Posted by Shanta Stevens on 2 Sep 2018, 13:35
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Saturday, September 1st, 2018

Subject:The Village Voice, legendary New York City newspaper, has been shut down
Time:3:45 pm.
The Village Voice, legendary New York City newspaper, has been shut down

The loss is a tragedy for local media, alt-weeklies, and criticism.

Posted by Shanta Stevens on 1 Sep 2018, 20:45
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Friday, August 31st, 2018

Subject:You're not going to believe what I'm about to tell you - The Oatmeal
Time:6:07 am.
You're not going to believe what I'm about to tell you - The Oatmeal

This is a comic about the backfire effect.

Posted by Shanta Stevens on 31 Aug 2018, 11:07
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Subject:Judge Rules Against Alex Jones and Infowars in Sandy Hook Lawsuit
Time:3:55 am.
Judge Rules Against Alex Jones and Infowars in Sandy Hook Lawsuit

Mr. Jones sought to have the defamation case dismissed on free speech grounds.

Posted by Shanta Stevens on 31 Aug 2018, 08:55
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Thursday, August 30th, 2018

Subject:FDA Approves Magic Mushrooms For Treating Depression
Time:1:31 pm.
FDA Approves Magic Mushrooms For Treating Depression

The move follows an expansion of magnetic pulse therapies. But this one is a little more psychedelic. The Food and Drug Administration has taken an active role in approving new therapies to treat ...

Posted by Shanta Stevens on 30 Aug 2018, 18:31
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Subject:U.S. is denying passports to Americans along the border, throwing their citizenship into question
Time:2:36 am.
U.S. is denying passports to Americans along the border, throwing their citizenship into question

The Trump administration is accusing hundreds, and possibly thousands, of Hispanics along the U.S.-Mexican border of using fraudulent birth certificates since they were babies, and it is undertaking a widespread crackdown on their citizenship.

Posted by Shanta Stevens on 30 Aug 2018, 07:36
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Wednesday, August 29th, 2018

Subject:Burning Man as we knew it is dead — here's how its white culture and the One Percent killed it
Time:2:13 pm.
Burning Man as we knew it is dead — here's how its white culture and the One Percent killed it

I spend a lot of my time writing and thinking about ways to foster a healthier world, economically, socially, environmentally, and spiritually. Burning Man has always seemed like something I should support. I have good friends who go every year, and one of my dearest friends, whom I have known since...

Posted by Shanta Stevens on 29 Aug 2018, 19:13
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Saturday, August 25th, 2018

Subject:In 'historic' move, Democrats strip superdelegates of power
Time:7:07 pm.
In 'historic' move, Democrats strip superdelegates of power

Tom Perez and Bernie Sanders teamed up to push the biggest reform package the party has seen in decades.

Posted by Shanta Stevens on 26 Aug 2018, 00:07
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Subject:Mike Pence’s Outer-Space Gospel
Time:4:04 pm.
Mike Pence’s Outer-Space Gospel

The vice president's speeches about space sometimes sound like sermons. They draw on a long tradition of evangelical thinking about cosmic exploration.

Posted by Shanta Stevens on 25 Aug 2018, 21:04
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Subject:Shanta
Time:7:04 am.
Shanta

Noticed this sign last week, OTW out West, near Tsé Bitʼaʼí
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shiprock
Let this be a reminder for us to take care of one another & call out those who would betray our trust!

Posted by Shanta Stevens on 25 Aug 2018, 12:04
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