if you see nothing say nothing
Paul virilio put together some book that was a bunch of rad pictures of disasters interspersed with HIS dumb musings and quotes of other people’s quotes but with his name bigger. Dude, you’re BALD. S T O P .
Negatecity: we took the ‘ecology’ out of ‘eschatology’ and then we shit all over it because we weren’t sure what that word meant
A lot of people are saying that in the live-action Tetris movie, it was gratuitous for Wes Anderson to cast Scarlett Johannsen as the T-Tetrimino. Well, that may be so, but don’t judge the film until you’ve listened to John Mayer’s acoustic interpretation of the classic Tetris Theme in the score.
I guess the hardest thing about writing a good Hard SF Tetris fan-fiction short story is that all the good plots have already been taken.
…critique is a form of wishful discussion posing as thinking. The fact that our culture fears discussion and instead materializes thinking by way of commodity is demonstrative…the quality of an analysis is often confused with the facility to manage knowledge domains rather than to engage in thinking with sensitivity and severity…At some point the capacity to stand outside of the things we love and hate, to take on “observer” as a perpetual role, becomes a position itself. To float ethereally above the fray of mere humans, of takers of positions, becomes an identity…[criticism] is in fact a tool of ideology and an agent of discipline against clear positions.
One of the advantages of not getting paid is not being answerable to the paymaster. The great thing about being irrelevant, because one’s project is so small, is that one can’t be accused of being domineering or oppressive.