Jump to content
A Nonny Moose

The Obituaries Thread

313 posts in this topic Last Reply

Recommended Posts

Jacque Fresco, the founder of The Venus Project, a strong advocate of a Resource Based Economy, and one of the most inspiring persons in our days, died peacefully on the morning of May 18, at 101 years of age. He was a man of science and rationality, who dedicated his life to find the best approach possible to solve all of our problems, like the need of wars and poverty, and redesign our culture, this time based not on money and greed, but on what makes us human, like curiosity and kindness. When the world was losing the hope for something better, Jacque gave us something better than hope. The blueprints to build the better we all need and deserve.

"Every action and decision we take - or don't - ripples into the future. For the first time we have the capability, the technology, and the knowledge to direct these ripples."

"If you want a better world, you have to work towards it. If you do nothing, nothing will happen."

Share this post

Link to post
Share on other sites

Joy Fleming, great jazz and blues singer, dies at 72. First recognition she got in early sixties singing for american soldiers, in Mannheim, germany.



Share this post

Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an Account  

Sign up to join our friendly community. It's easy!  

Register a New Account

Sign In  

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now

  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.


Help Keep Simtropolis Online, Open & Free!


Get the best of the best from the STEX!

Expand your city with the best from the Simtropolis Echange. Make a donation and get one or all three discs today!

Make a Donation, Get a Gift!

We need to continue to raise enough money each month to pay for expenses which includes hardware, bandwidth, software licenses, support licenses and other necessary 3rd party costs.

By way of a "Thank You" gift, we'd like to send you our STEX Collector's DVD. It's some of the best buildings, lots, maps and mods collected for you over the years. Check out the STEX Collections for more info.

Each donation helps keep Simtropolis online, open and free!

Thank you for reading and enjoy the site!

More About STEX Collections