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An Interpretation of Icons and Symbols

Man is not a Tabla Rosa, a blank slate, waiting to be shaped by the external world.  Man is instead filled with organismic, instinctual drives and eager to act upon them. The primary drive Freud called Libido, a life giving … Continue reading

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Why do we surf? A matter that ad campaigns won’t settle

Surfing is the most ephemeral of sports. Research has shown that only around 4% of a surf session is spent riding waves.1 That percentage dwindles further when one also calculates the time spent waiting for the right swell, searching for … Continue reading

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