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Archive for the ‘Celebrities’ Category

Jun
2011
20
Why doesn't Paris Hilton grow as a person?

Why doesn’t Paris Hilton grow as a person?

She’s pretty American BY PAUL KAIHLA — In her short, unintentional life, Paris Hilton has performed at least one spiritual good deed: In 2007, after being sentenced to 45 days in jail for . . . whatever, she exited her L.A. home carrying a copy of Eckhart Tolle’s, The Power of Now. That single act, ...
May
2011
11
How Oprah fixed my mom

How Oprah fixed my mom

Is it possible that the TV icon somehow succeeded where God and psychotherapy had failed? BY TIPPI STRACHAN — I don’t watch Oprah. I have no real justification for this, but whether it’s her mega-sprayed hair or the adoring throngs of “go-girl” women in her audience, the show brings a lump of bile in my ...
May
2011
4
Exclusive interview with Sheila Kelley, creator of S-Factor

Exclusive interview with Sheila Kelley, creator of S-Factor

She was a star in the movie, Blue Iguana. She guest-starred on ABC’s LOST. She taught her somatic moves to Teri Hatcher and Kate Hudson. Now she dishes to Soul’s Code about “dirty” spiritual dancing in the dark BY CYNDI INGLE — You may have heard of the X-Factor, a term that economists use to ...
May
2011
1

The Soul’s Code Spiritual IQ Quiz: Who is the most enlightened celeb?

Celebrities are seekers, too. So who has more soul: Paris Hilton, Madonna, or Kathy Griffin? While wealthy stars may have allegedly inherited the earth, they are often as spiritually-impoverished as any of us. Driven by their demons and DUI’s, public break-ups and private meltdowns, the rich and famous seek instant-karma in everything from...
Apr
2011
6
On suffering: It really isn't worth the trouble

On suffering: It really isn’t worth the trouble

Oprah and Lady Gaga may be today’s spiritual role models for self-actualization but our devotion to suffering remains a national faith. BY JOHN PTACEK – Why did a tsunami flood Japan? Why can’t politicians tell the truth? Why did it have to rain on my wedding day? If humans really had power, CEOs would be ...
Jan
2011
13
We aren't birthers, but we're just asking: what do you know about President Obama's spiritual life?

We aren’t birthers, but we’re just asking: what do you know about President Obama’s spiritual life?

SPIRITUAL IQ QUIZ — Barack Obama may be the personification of the phrase, and the meme of this site, “spiritual but not religious.” He’s an erratic church-goer, yet he inspires more faith than a spiritual leader. Yes, we adore him. But others fear him. Political operatives take religious shots at him — Fox News Chairman ...
Dec
2010
3
What is the most spiritual movie, ever? Here are 12 nominees

What is the most spiritual movie, ever? Here are 12 nominees

We’ve expanded our slide show, Transcendental Movies, from 9 classics to 12. Our new additions: Fur, Being John Malkovich and Last Year at Marienbad BY SOUL’S CODE — That last choice, Marienbad is set in a mid-century, is a 1961 classic by the French “new wave” director, Alain Resnais). Set in an upper class Grand ...
Dec
2010
1
Santa Claus: International man of mystery

Santa Claus: International man of mystery

SPIRITUAL IQ QUIZ — He’s big. He’s hairy. He’s said to tear through the night sky accompanied by magical reindeer. Santa Claus makes a truly weird symbol of conspicuous consumption. Maybe that’s because he’s a figure whose spiritual roots sit deeper than today’s commercial culture. Santa as we know him today symbolizes holiday cheer,...
Nov
2010
16
Why Sarah Palin is more spiritually powerful than Barack Obama

Why Sarah Palin is more spiritually powerful than Barack Obama

The president prevaricates. He ponders. He delegates. Palin does none of those things...
Oct
2010
11
Spiritual Surf: Anderson Cooper; Christianity as hate?; Kid philosophers

Spiritual Surf: Anderson Cooper; Christianity as hate?; Kid philosophers

Vince Vaughn’s gay misstep; Lying on the net; Spiritual women; Bible the “chosen” book? Vince Vaughn’s Dilemma: Anderson Cooper takes on “That’s so gay” comment in trailer for new V.V. movie. Liar, liar, fingers on fire: People lie more via email than in letters written the old school way.  Path from the...