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I realized that part of my life, probably the best part, was behind me.
So it goes, in the remaining Western social democracies, when you finish your studies, but most students don’t notice right away because they’re hypnotized by the desire for money or, if they’re more primitive, the desire for consumer goods (though these cases of acute product-addiction are unusual; the mature, thoughtful majority develop a fascination with that ‘tireless Proteus’, money itself).
Tags » Michel Houellebecq
Due to me not checking to make sure there was a phone line in my new house when I moved in (because I’m not sure if you guys have noticed, but it’s 2016 so I kind of assumed that there’d be a phone line; clearly I’m an idiot), I’ve been on a forced study hiatus. 761 more words
The year is 2022, and France has seen the election of an openly Islamist President whose first act is to enact dramatic educational reforms including the firing of all female staff from the Sorbonne & demanding all professors convert to Islam to retain their positions. 909 more words
We all know that the world is governed by a Deep State, macro-corporations run by psychopaths. Terrorism, the menace of WWIII, States becoming more dictatorial and the right-wing, Hillaries and Trumps of this world taking their place for a wonderful future… 611 more words