Burial or cremation alternative — and Kansas may have a head start

” When you die, do you want to be buried? Cremated?

How about being cryogenically frozen and then vibrated into tiny pieces? If you want to spend the hereafter in Kansas, you may eventually get the chance if legal and regulatory issues are resolved.

” A new option called promession, the creation of a Swedish biologist, holds the potential to make burial more environmentally-friendly, its proponents say. A body effectively reduced to small particles and buried would turn to soil in a matter of months.

And while promession has yet to be tried on human remains—only pigs have so far had the privilege—the company pursuing the idea regards Kansas as fertile ground for the new method. So much so that the firm, Promessa, has one of its handful of U.S. representatives based in Overland Park. And a state lawmaker may introduce a bill in 2020 to clear the way.

Sounds good to me – if it’s affordable. If I get my way and live long enough to squeak into 3-figures duration on this little ball of mud, the process might get down to match bargain basement cremation.

Apocalyptic myth explains much of Trump’s evangelical support

Rick Perry leading a prayer meeting/cabinet meeting

” God’s used imperfect people all through history. King David wasn’t perfect. Saul wasn’t perfect. Solomon wasn’t perfect,” outgoing Energy Secretary Rick Perry said in an interview on “Fox & Friends” before going on to claim that he had given the president “a little one-pager on those Old Testament kings about a month ago. And I shared with him, I said, ‘Mr. President, I know there are people who say, you know, you are the chosen one,’ and I said, ‘You were.’ “

Perry’s statement – especially that “chosen one” bit – would be more surprising in a different administration. At this point, though, it could almost disappear into the background chatter of the administration and its allies…

RTFA and the variations of inevitability of our Fake President being the “Last World Emperor”. Scary thoughts abound and not only in the article. Check out some of the True Believers in the comments chastising those who dislike the “Buffoon-in-chief”.