Billions of Virgins in Ecstasy / Late-Night TV Zingers / Photo History of Harvey Milk / Strange Photo History of "Milk" the Movie / Photo History of San Francisco's Castro / Herb Caen's Strangest Items / Strange in the Papers / Strange's Fun Picks / Strange's Spiritual Picks / Visioning / Taster of Poisons / Strange bio in San Francisco Chronicle / e-mail Strange

 

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Instants of pure joy and gossip

Thousands of them, years of them.

Created by our top zingersmiths and delivered by our favorite TV friends. Thank God I wrote them down!

Click for the best topical zingers in the world from 1999 to last night.

www.strangebillions.com/zing/

Or www.twitter.com/strangedejim

 

I accidentally did something brilliant that won me hundreds of wonderful new best friends.

Then I began leading people to ecstasy. What exactly did I do? What if everyone learned how?

Click for the free story.


Sean Penn won Best Actor for portraying him brilliantly in Milk. Here's my pictorial history of charismatic gay rights leader Harvey Milk, with photos by his protégé Daniel Nicoletta.

www.strangebillions.com/harvey/


Harvey Milk on his last birthday. Photo Daniel Nicoletta.

 

And then Gus Van Sant and Sean Penn built a movie set around us. The Strange photo history of Milk, including transcripts and videos of Sean Penn's and Dustin Lance Black's Oscar acceptance speeches..

www.strangebillions.com/milkmovie/

 

How do enemies become friends? In the photo history San Francisco's Castro you can actually watch as a blue-collar Catholic neighborhood relatively peacefully adds "World's Gay Capital" to its list of attractions. Click for lots of details and photos from 1870 to last month. www.strangebillions.com/castro/

 

Visioning has exercises such as making a wish, relaxing, breathing loving energy up your spine, and then believing your dream into reality. All a lot of hooey? Read the entire text free. www.strangebillions.com/visioning/

 

The Strange Experience has photos of a hundred friends, including these, willing to say they enjoyed meeting me blindfolded, undressing, and being given a Strange massage. The peculiar circumstances of these Strange Experiences taught me half the secret of True Love. Details at www.strangebillions.com/billions010/.




Herb Caen made me San Francisco's most famous unknown by running hundreds of my quips in his column in the San Francisco Chronicle. Here are 300 of my favorites. www.strangebillions.com/herb/


Herb Caen


After Herb died I sent quips to a number of columnists. www.strangebillions.com/media/


Yours truly

 


Here are two pages of books, CDs and dads I've found fascinating, fun, and/or spiritual. You're welcome to enjoy them yourself and even make money sharing them with others.

www.strangebillions.com/fun/

www.strangebillions.com/spiritual/


 

New Age Journal, April 1976, reprinted with permission.

I am a taster of poisons. As you can imagine it is a profession which requires great skill. Actually I have to sense the poison, not taste it. Even a sip could be quite uncomfortable, especially with some of the crueler psychedelics.

I'm proud of my ability. I've never been sick a day in my life. Few in my line of work can make that claim.

Fortunately and unfortunately for me, my master is a very highly placed and very unpopular man. Fortunately, for that makes me a necessity. I am the breath of life to him. Unfortunately, for my skill is often tried.

Click for rest of story at www.strangebillions.com/taster/.

 

In "Strange but true" in the January 23, 2004 issue, the San Francisco Chronicle recapped my career as simple author/town-fool/masseur. Click for article.

Billions of Virgins in Ecstasy / Late-Night TV Zingers / Photo History of Harvey Milk / Strange Photo History of "Milk" the Movie / Photo History of San Francisco's Castro / Herb Caen's Strangest Items / Strange in the Papers / Strange's Fun Picks / Strange's Spiritual Picks / Visioning / Taster of Poisons / Strange bio in San Francisco Chronicle / e-mail Strange

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