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Reflection: "The map is not the territory"

At first one might be confused with this statement. After a while, it is possible to understand that a map truly is not the territory, but instead just a representation of such  territory. 399 more words

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Irony…?

“Thus, we see that one of the obvious origins of human disagreement lies in the use of noises for words.”
Alfred Korzybski

The really sad, or strange or ridiculous thing about this photo is, someone had come along and stuffed something into the coin slot, thus effectively making it impossible for anyone to give, had they been of a mind to.

Absurd