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I believe this comes from an old joke: Pirates Dream: Sunken Chest. (This was in the context of the preferred female physiques of men in various occupations.)
That is so sad.
Quite the opposite of Zen.
The teacher knew that spaghetti and pasta are not synonyms.
Yoga, in its original meaning, is binding one’s soul to the divine. Not all American yoga teachers get this.
electricShadow, it is not white magic portrayed in the cartoon.
Anyone older than 30 remembers when “choice” was a euphemism for shedding innocent blood.
People who know monkeys know they eat all kinds of fruit. The idea that monkeys only ate bananas was a 1950’s Hollywood thing. It doesn’t fit what they’re trying to say.
Actually, it’s not so easy. In Rinzai Zen, the first Koan involves meditation on Joshu’s response: Mu! So one cow is doing Hindu meditation, and the others are doing Zen meditation, or Zazen.
Why Basic Instructions hasn’t achieved the same level of fame as Dilbert, I don’t know. (There. I praised it but made it sound like an insult.)