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“CSU Ferguson”: An Emotional Ride, at East Bay State, Hayward

“CSU Ferguson”: An Emotional Ride, at East Bay State, Hayward

Millennial Notes Ann Fajilan Gives Voices to America’s Pain by Rudy Namikis Over the course of “CSU Ferguson,” at Cal State, East Bay, thirty college students have a chance to tell their stories of suffering and injustice. The stories range across systemic racism, illegal immigration, mental disability, and hate speech. Even the stage manager, Grace Ortega, wheelchair bound, comes front and center to tell her story. The girl, always needing help, ever the charity case, decides she’s had enough. No…

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“The Mushroom Cure”: Comedic Insights in an Anxious World, at The Marsh, S.F.

“The Mushroom Cure”: Comedic Insights in an Anxious World, at The Marsh, S.F.

Millennial Notes Adam Strauss’s Epic Personal Story of Psychedelic Quest by Rudy Namikis For those who are experienced trippers or curious about the mystic world of psychedelics, Adam Strauss paints a vivid portrait of one man’s personal experience in the wide realm of mind-altering drugs and how they play with the demons of insanity. Strauss, a New York stand-up comedian, delivers a first-hand narrative of obsessive-compulsive thoughts, switching between two choices with increasing rapidity. Does he walk on this side…

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Rudy Namikis

Rudy Namikis

  Rudy Namikis is the modern world’s attempt at a Renaissance man. With degrees in psychology and chemical engineering and interests ranging among theater, sailing, programming, and motorcycles, his goal is to enjoy as much of the world as possible in one lifetime. He is currently consumed with existential philosophical questions; you can find his musings on his blog, Behind the Mind.