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From Information Theory to French Theory: the Cybernetic Apparatus

Interesting article of intellectual history by Bernard Dionysius Geoghegan. On the relationship between linguistics, structuralism, and CIA funded cybernetics.

‘In this paper I examine the history of efforts to reform the human sciences through new media research, with a particular emphasis on the Rockefeller Foundation’s interwoven programs of support for communications research, digital media, and global science from 1930 to 1960.

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Be Frank

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Lookie here hotdog lovers, there’s a quirky go-to in town and we’re positive it’s a taste bud wiener. Sandwiching a hot dog in a bun may seem like a simple concept, but Be Frank does so much more than that. 127 more words

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Deviation Amplification

It’s doubtful that there is a better introduction to the forces and implications of positive feedback than “The Second Cybernetics: Deviation-Amplifying Mutual Causal Processes”, published in 1963 by the all-too-unknown… 345 more words

WIENER - Standard Dachshund - 11 Years Old

WE CANNOT BE HAPPIER! WIENER HAS BEEN ADOPTED <3 WE ARE SO GLAD THAT THIS BEAUTIFUL GIRL HAS FOUND A FOREVER HOME :-)

WIENER at a glance:

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1911 Billhead Neef Bros Brewing Company Denver Colorado Gold Belt Wiener Maerzen

1911 Billhead Neef Bros Brewing Company Denver Colorado Gold Belt Wiener Maerzen
PLEASE READ BEFORE BUYING: I Sell ONLY ORIGINAL Items And NOT ANY Reproductions. This Sale Is For ONE Rare Advertising BILLHEAD Dated During The Year Of 1911. 237 more words

Collectibles

Corner of Vermont

I always thought that Vermont was a place for hippies and mountain folk, like a northern version of “Deliverance.” Then, I went there for the first time and found it to be quite beautiful and filled with decent people, like a northern version of “The Notebook.” Then, I went to the restaurant called the Corner of Vermont and found it to be truly inventive, unique, and mind-boggingly delicious, kind of like a northern version of “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory.” I felt like Augustus Gloop in this place, eating maple weenies like it was my day job. 400 more words

Hot Dog

Get Bored, Son...

I’ve changed a lot since I first started doing all of this. Playing, writing about what I’ve played, forming opinions about shit. I’m sure for the most part I’m pretty similar, maybe I’m just better at justifying my behavior nowadays. 1,063 more words