Conservative types in the multimedia cineplex, stolid (uptight) too-straight men trying to play the crowd in the latter days of televised apocalypse. I recently returned to the paper I had published on Marshall McLuhan on Cyberpunks.com and reflected on Jordan Peterson's most recent public breakdowns harassing trans movie stars and banishment from twitter and his … Continue reading Reading Jordan Peterson as a Strung-Out (As We All Are Now) Postmodernist Marshall McLuhan
'The only way I can feel the least bit important is to think of all the mud that didn't even get to sit up and. look around. I got so much, and most mud got so little." - Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Naf_WiEb9Qs Good morning to the remaining rage and lust within. Oh... you COULD have it all. … Continue reading Waking Up With Broken Glass in My Mind from Walking the City Barefoot in My Dreams, Facing a Radical Orientation Of Revaluation OF The Dirt
I permit you to live under this roof under certain conditions.You do what I say, when I say it. This it for everyone’s benefit. It is why you are here, to be a productive part of this household, this family. When I wake up and ask you a question and the very first thing you … Continue reading The Next Time, My Lovely Child, You Choose Insolence to Deference, I Will Throw You Against The Wall And Burn Down the Home that Bore You
We Aren’t Just Watching the Decline of the Oscars. We’re Watching the End of the Movies. by Ross Douthat - March 25th, 2022 Thanks to some tumblr posters, there were a few screenshotted pics of sections of this article availble to me, despite my 'free article limit' being reached, though... I don't think I've read … Continue reading The New York Times Laments the Death of Film and Art’s Great Influence on Society and Community (Citing Declining Profits for Blockbusters) From Behind a Paywall.
WELCOME TO THE FUTURE: WE’RE ALL MAD HERE Alice is a child confronted by animals who don't help her on her quest but represent the world of adults turned cartoonish in their warped authority. Such, perhaps. is the world of a childlike rebel misfit like Timothy Leary. ALVIN C. KIBEL does an excellent job of … Continue reading TIMOTHY LEARY & THE CODE OF THE ‘NEW BREED’ FROM HIPPIES TO CYBERPUNK: IF > WHITE RABBIT \ \ \ THEN > CHESHIRE GRIN
"It began shortly after Putin began his invasion of Ukraine," NASA Scientist Curtis Vonnegut told us. "Whatever this intelligent life form represents, it seems interested in collecting every article of human culture into a vast collection streaming to this upload point." "It appears to mirror the efforts of those who seek to protect museums, art … Continue reading NASA’s James Webb Satellite Reports a Signal from Semi-Distant Point In Space ‘Downloading Earth Signals and Recording the Human Internet’, Suspect it Being Done in Effort to Archive the Culture of A Civilization on the Brink of Self-Destruction for Posterity
READ THE FULL STORY FROM TECHDIRT Devin Nunes, CEO Of Trump's TRUTH Social, Confirms That 'Free Speech' Social Media Will Be HEAVILY ModeratedContent Moderation from the thank-you-section-230 deptWed, Jan 26th 2022 10:51am — Mike Masnick It's never been a secret that for all of the public claims about how Donald Trump's upcoming social network "TRUTH … Continue reading News About Trump’s ‘TRUTH’ Social Media Reveal that Trump’s desire to Reshape Section 230 and Thwart in-place Guidelines of Social Media, Was to Have Control Rather than Order.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7h_G37CRQ-4 Getting back into watching some of the shows I've loved, but fallen away from. Watched an episode of 'Better Call Saul' (I finished Breaking Bad, of course) and that show is continually brilliant. I checked out a crazy episode of Deep Space Nine S2E14 'Whispers' - Great self-encapsulated story with a cyberpunk angle. And … Continue reading The Walking Dead – S9E7 ‘Stradivarius’ – Makes a Case For Art and Community as a Defense Against the Threat of Primal Danger and Violence
Ernest Hemingway's novel 'The Sun Also Rises' has just gone into the public domain with this batch of copyright-expired works this New Year. One of the few Hemingway books I've read... it opens with a quote Gertrude Stein imparted on Hemingway in conversation, "You are all a lost generation." Which became a shorthand name for … Continue reading The Sun Also Rises going into public domain so I can legally say this: You are all a lost generation.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yOFa634JzGs BUZZFEED: People Are Explaining Their Attraction To Pete Davidson, And I Agree With Quite A Few Of These Myself https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GYS1UFY05as https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bm_a2LXwPG0&t=369s https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RWYE1Ka11y0 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BmPtltvBtlc