Kirill’s Thoughts

Kirill Khrestinin
Free thoughts about everything
Created 21 Jul 2021
  • The Culture of Safetyism.
    28 Sep 2021about 2 hours ago • 2 min read • 1 0
    What is safety and how to determine if you are really unsafe or just bombarded by information that makes you feel unsafe? Where is this thin line in between real danger and an imaginary one? Reasonabl...
  • “…all men are created equal…”
    27 Sep 20211 day ago • 2 min read • 1 0
    “…all men are created equal…” these words from the Declaration of Independence a lot of Americans intentionally or unintentionally misunderstood. How can we be all created equal while being born with ...
  • A Man and a Woman.
    24 Sep 2021 • 2 min read • 1 0
    Sometimes, a man lives, not an honest life; drink, women, and nothing stable in his existence. So much obstinacy, pettinessy in his bad doings, not crimes exactly but still a pathetic way of existence...
  • Ideology of Immorality.
    23 Sep 2021 • 2 min read • 2 0
    When morality declines in society immorality takes its place. You know that morality of your neighbor keeps you safe at night, morality of your spouse keeps you sane and morality of your friend keeps ...
  • Being an Individual.
    22 Sep 2021 • 2 min read • 1 0
    An individual is a complicated entity. So many contradicted things happening in us and all at once. We love and we hate almost at the same moment. We agree and disagree with ourselves at the same seco...
  • The Rape of Nanking.
    21 Sep 2021 • 3 min read • 1 0
    Have you ever heard of the Rape of Nanking? Because I didn’t. I knew zero to nothing about Japanese/ Chinese war. I knew about Perl Harbor, holocaust, Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Nazi Germany and all of t...
  • What’s with Jeff Daniels?
    20 Sep 2021 • 2 min read • 2 0
    I saw Jeff Daniels on Stephen Colbert talking about eliminating systematic racism. I watched these seven minutes where he talks about that it was time to a take a side and accept the New America. What...
  • What is Critical Race Theory?
    17 Sep 2021 • 4 min read • 2 0
    I’ve been reading several books to understand what Critical Race Theory or CRT for later reference is. The most insightful work, so far, on this matter is “Cynical Theories” by Helen Pluckrose and Jam...
  • Tell Me How is it to Be Dead?
    16 Sep 2021 • 2 min read
    People die. People walk away leaving the rest of us alone among the world we don’t recognize anymore. Years go by taking you further away from your childhood and those sweet memories that you almost f...
  • A Couple of Rocks in Stephen King’s Garden.
    15 Sep 2021 • 3 min read • 1 0
    I thought for a while what the heck is wrong with Stephen King? Can he be intellectually critical of certain things? Is he able to propagate at least something remotely intelligent about the current p...
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