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Modern Existentialism in Vocaloid: "Common World Domination" by Pinocchio-P

This song is awesome. It’s catchy, has a lovely music video, and it’s philosophical. Watch it and share your thoughts.

“Common World Domination” is a modernist narrative about the fruitlessness of material obsessions. 1,347 more words

Realitas Ironis

Look at this world:

Beings, afflicted with thick ignorance,

are unreleased from delight in what has come to be.

All levels of becoming, anywhere, in any way, are inconstant, stressful, subject to change… … 605 more words


White Wines, a Three Act Play by Gertrude Stein



Gertrude Stein

(from Geography and Plays)

All together.
House to house.
(5 women)

All together.

Cunning very cunning and cheap, at that rate a sale is a place to use type writing. 1,525 more words



Up by its boot straps
the Universe did itself lift
out from high chair
up to
the high table
(for free lunch to
be had… 12 more words


Grab Bag II

More random thoughts. Some of these may be funny. Some may be tragic. Some will force you to look into your very soul. Some are just the word ducks over and over again: sorry about those ones. 629 more words

Nagel, Sisyphus and Duffy

“Absurdity comes with the territory,

and what we need is the will to put up with it.”


(Nagel, T., The View From Nowhere; (Oxford University Press Inc., 1986)) 71 more words

Words & Sounds

The New Sisyphus: The Absurd Rebellion

“I leave Sisyphus at the foot of the mountain. One always finds one’s burden again. But Sisyphus teaches the higher fidelity that negates the gods and raises rocks. 1,033 more words