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Releasing the Fear Brakes...

“Fear can make you do more wrong than hate or jealousy… fear makes you always, always hold something back.”
― Philip K. Dick 180 more words


Strapped Uneasily to the Pinmaking Machine

The great intellectual historian J. G. A. Pocock summarizes one ambivalence in Adam Smith’s thought as follows:

[I]n Adam Smith the principle of the division of labor and exchange of goods and services has been at work since the beginning of history; it has led, not merely to the satisfaction of more human needs, but to the development of new human capacities, wants, and aspirations, so that the personality has been progressively diversified and enriched….

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Adaptation Analysis- Blade Runner

I don’t think it’s been mentioned enough times that I like Philip K Dick. A vastly under appreciated writer when he was alive he died relatively poor. 984 more words


Thinking and memory-making

This blog is, at present, a place where I am trying to concentrate and clarify my thoughts into something more accessible and easier to assimilate for future reference, whilst another complex almost random and unconscious process happens within me, day and night. 215 more words


No Escape - A Consciousness Stream

“There is no route out of the maze. The maze shifts as you move through it, because it is alive. ”
― Philip K. Dick… 203 more words



New Starburst review. Psycho-Pass is an anime thriller set in a dystopian sci-fi world in the vein of Philip K Dick, George Orwell or William Gibson, and was for once the entire series rather than just the first half. 92 more words

Accelerated Decrepitude

Nexus Version 6 are strong
And perfect, but they don’t last long.
Me, I sing the same sad tune
Most every Friday afternoon
(Less the strong and perfect bit, 16 more words