Blog entries by Flea

  1. It's a sad anniversary today. Rather than comment on it directly, I thought I would post an essay I wrote for an open mic night held on September 11th, 2002. I like to think that each generation of Americans has what I call its "where were you?" moment. Anyone in my parents' generation...
  2. There was a thread recently on the issue of debt, and it touched on our motivations for spending beyond our means. I feel that on one level, it stems from a starvation of the spirit; we feel isolated and fearful, and like infants we reach out to any object within our grasp for reassurance. One...
  3. This post is a test; I've never blogged before and I wanted to see how it works. In any case, the thought below would be a good starting point for a blog, so maybe I'll get back to it. :) Actually, she got off easy with a fine. Most likely because if the heavy publicity the case has...