War is the most complex, physically and morally demanding enterprise we undertake. No great art or music, no cathedral or temple or mosque, no intercontinental transport net or particle collider or space programme, no research for a cure for a mass-killing disease receives a fraction of the resources and effort we devote to making war. 1,122 more words
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A few months ago, I received an email from Alberto Barbera, artistic director of the Venice Film Festival, asking (to my considerable surprise) if I’d be interested in being a member of the ‘Opera Prima’ jury for the upcoming 74th edition of the event. 1,092 more words
Gentleman, you had my curiosity, now you have my attention. I’m curious what makes you curious.
1. You are amazed at all that glorified violence. 212 more words