Monthly Archives: April 2011

revenge

this is a picture of maria abramovich in action at moma in new york.  in this piece she sits at a table and stares at unsuspecting members of the public who are foolish enough to occupy the chair opposite her. … Continue reading

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witty youtube comment

i was  watching some videos of the 1967 monterey music festival and noticed this witty remark.  needless to say i’m not too familiar with the people mentioned but i assume they are pretty average. Top Comments Lord…Give us back Otis, … Continue reading

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george orwell

  perhaps i have been  too dismissive with the idea of reflection. i thought it was about just seeing what you could have done better in some situation or other. i’m still not too keen on the examples given by … Continue reading

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george orwell

this is from an essay “a hanging” from his time in burma where he was in the colonial police force. the small detail of the condemned man stepping over a puddle shows us he is still thinking and acting like … Continue reading

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george orwell and reflection

this is from “shooting an elephant”. again from his time in burma. there is a lot more about his life there in his early novel “burmese days”. i’m a real fan of orwell, (he wrote a longish essay on dali … Continue reading

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witty venn diagram

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