Archive for December, 2016

Noam Chomsky – annotations on his 2004-05-19 speech at Royal Institute of Philosophy in London

Friday, December 30th, 2016

Defining terrorism according to the USA, on “Serbia”, Lebanon and NATO.

Review: Don DeLillo – “Libra”

Wednesday, December 28th, 2016

My review of Don DeLillo’s “Libra”. I give it 3/5.

My saved links (weekly)

Sunday, December 25th, 2016

History in Moments on Twitter: "Iggy Pop The Stooges London 1972 by Mick Rock. https://t.co/16Mg6H5GV7" Left to right. James Williamson, Scott Asheton, Iggy and Ron Asheton. What a band! https://t.co/LYOHzP1wYv Glenn E. Martin on Twitter: "8000+ ppl locked up 89% Black + Latino 80% not convicted 40% mental health issues $209k per bed @NYCMayor, NOW is the time to #CLOSErikers! […]

This guy dancing, 10 minutes into the video

Thursday, December 22nd, 2016

I can’t stop watching this. There are a few GIF previews below. This guy seems to be on MDMA. Shot in a Doncaster warehouse party circa 1992. It could seem sad, as though he’s some sort of casualty, but in the video he seems to enjoy himself. The sheer…contortions, however, are just breathtaking.

My saved links (weekly)

Sunday, December 18th, 2016

New study suggests women’s papers receive greater critical scrutiny – Feminist Philosophers New study suggests women’s papers receive greater critical scrutiny https://t.co/vyzQVadZrj Tell 'Em Steve Kelly on Twitter: "Show me a Britpop fan who's not been on the end of that remark. Damn right we're superior. @matteveritt @shaunwkeaveny https://t.co/ZPU4cYPelr" Show me a Britpop fan who’s not […]