Tag: consumption
6 Posts

A Patriotic Postscript

(Thanks to commenter abcdavid01 for the catch!)

With the country largely focused on defending/attacking Nelson Mandela’s empty suit legacy, I wonder how many had the time to notice that Saturday the 7th was supposed to be a significant day of remembrance. Before there was 9/11 there was

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Postmodernity: Consumption As Aesthetics


ˈärt, ərt noun: the conscious use of skill and creative imagination especially in the production of aesthetic objects.
From la wik:

The second and more recent sense of the word “art” is as an abbreviation for creative art or fine art, and emerged in the early 17th century.


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On Boston

Turns out the 99% aren’t very good at policing their own ranks. Whodathunkit?
After several days of some hubbub over some boomboom, the perpetrators of Monday’s terrorist attack have been identified and dealt with. Turns out our government is still fairly competent when it comes to it’s

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I Fucking Love Nothing

If you see it, it’s for you.

That individual, in a sea of “children”, is responsible for her own awareness of and relationship to the truth that she must discover; and had she tried to convey that inner discovery to anyone else in the audience– I kind of peeked

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Your Body And Your Rules Suck

This is why women can’t have nice things.

So what is the moral of the story (the sales pitch)? Something about empowerment, that women are actually the controllers of the sexual transaction, no matter the manliness or perceived power of the partner involved. By

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