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"Cause the world needs more lawyers"

Have you seen La La Land?  I found it profound.  It speaks about capitalism itself, and a thought experiment I’ve been trying out on friends: 470 more words


Tim Bennett "Beletage": Press release

Vernissage: Freitag, 15. September, 18 Uhr – 21 Uhr
Einführung: Dr. Magdalena Wisniowska
Ausstellungsdauer: 16. September – 27. Oktober 2017
Geöffnet: Montag – Donnerstag, 15-18 Uhr, 243 more words
Contemporary Art

Two Ways of Alienation

Mark Fisher, in 2009, stated: the pervading notion that the success of capitalism is set in-stone – granted by the failure of USSR to sustain its socialist-construction economy leading to its apparent fall back in 1989 (along with Fukuyama’s declaration of the… 1,328 more words


A Note on Acid Communism

I never met Mark Fisher, nor was I much of a fan of his work during his lifetime. Sure, I had seen some k-punk posts over the years, and I read Mark’s book… 436 more words

Acid Communism

Take your Soma! (Episode 4 - Mental Health)

In this one the guys get all serious and talk about mental health issues, both at the personal and social level. They cover the ways that mental health is viewed in America, how it is both romanticized and stigmatized, and possible solutions to the larger mental health crisis. 45 more words


Our N. A.*s for Literature

Recently in Facebook, one N.A. for Literature, F. Sionil Jose, subtly proposed “The way out for Marawi,” where he chastised the “traditional support system” and pinpointed the arrival of immigrants, whom he described as “industrious and enterprising,” in certain Mindanao towns as causing their development. 581 more words

Arte Arte

ML245: Raphaël Top-Secret


1. Gerhard Richter, Sheet Corner, 1967.
2. Gerhard Richter & Isa Genzken, Tri-Star, 1981.
3. Gerhard Richter, Stadtbild Madrid (Cityscape Madrid), 1968.