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crispy
Interests: anarchism, puritanism, destruction of the existing putrid social order
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a remarkably good piece/video from voice of america on the immigration situation in the tiny town where i live, and in the region. they showed the vid at the community meeting on the situation in gettysburg this evening. there were... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at cheese it, the cops!
who sucks? no doubt i do. but john ashbery definitely does. The man with the red hat And the polar bear, is he here too? The window giving on shade, Is that here too? And all the little helps, My... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at cheese it, the cops!
Whatever Trump did or did not say to the Russian foreign minister and ambassador, the reaction right now is bizarre and out of all proportion. Many have said that 'if true' it has 'put American lives at risk.' I'm afraid... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at cheese it, the cops!
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trying to clean out a closet and came across a cache of sartwelliana, which came to me this way and that, but a lot of which i never looked at. i guess i am particularly interested in my family's writing... Continue reading
Posted May 7, 2017 at cheese it, the cops!
No way! I'm in the Wall Street Journal, on truth. Other crispy-truth resources: first bit of the truth chapter of Entanglements: a System of Philosophy New York Times: Philosophy Returns to the Real World Continue reading
Posted May 6, 2017 at cheese it, the cops!
just showed this video to my 'anarchist theory' class. I might call the position 'anarcho-statism.' He envisions a full-scale liberal welfare state, a wild expansion of it, in fact. He wants "a bigger cage' until we break free of all... Continue reading
Posted Apr 25, 2017 at cheese it, the cops!
launching on a series of vids on entanglements: a system of philosophy. the first two are more or less intro. Continue reading
Posted Apr 22, 2017 at cheese it, the cops!
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splice today column this week is a longer tribute to the j. geils band, including 20-song list. (here is the frigging 50-cut version.) Continue reading
Posted Apr 17, 2017 at cheese it, the cops!
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suiseki 'view of fuji,' collected in latimore township pa. (unaltered natural stone) hokusai Continue reading
Posted Apr 16, 2017 at cheese it, the cops!
This thing on my face? It's my mouth. That one on yours is yours. I'm in charge of this one; you're in charge of that one. I know you'd like to jam your arm up my ass and operate my... Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2017 at cheese it, the cops!
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J. Geils is gone. When I tell people that the J. Geils band was my favorite rock act of the '70s, they are somewhat puzzled. And every obit describes them as the band who did 'Centerfold,' indeed their biggest hit... Continue reading
Posted Apr 13, 2017 at cheese it, the cops!
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It's true! The Beatles got whytheysucked. And remember to keep track of the whole roster. Continue reading
Posted Apr 10, 2017 at cheese it, the cops!
spliced today, discussing the obvious fact that the american government is controlled by intel agencies. also tweeting all around it. you're wrong if you think the trump 'wiretap' stuff is an irrelevant smokescreen of jive. tonight's development: it does seem... Continue reading
Posted Apr 3, 2017 at cheese it, the cops!
me in splicetoday, on the dana schutz controversy: confronting emmett till at the whitney biennial. Continue reading
Posted Mar 29, 2017 at cheese it, the cops!
true, i'm in the wall street journal today, talking about 'linguistic constructivism' and campus speech repression. here is a much longer 'academic' paper on the same topic here's my memoir of richard rorty Continue reading
Posted Mar 25, 2017 at cheese it, the cops!
My column for splicetoday this week is a tribute to the great James Cotton and a brief history of amplified blues harp. Includes a playlist of amazing harmonica instrumentals. Continue reading
Posted Mar 21, 2017 at cheese it, the cops!
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Me in the Millions on Emerson and Poe: opposites, enemies, complements. edgar allan poe, philosopher Continue reading
Posted Mar 16, 2017 at cheese it, the cops!
i could be convinced to email someone a pdf.
one of the best country artists working now is sunny sweeney. the new album, trophy, is her best, i think, though her first album was particularly great. i think if you like miranda lambert, ashley monroe, kacey musgraves, brandy clark... Continue reading
Posted Mar 15, 2017 at cheese it, the cops!
on splicetoday and on twitter i've been arguing that trump may well have a point that he's been under surveillance. perhaps he went for those accusations of wiretapping after the intel people let him see that they have his communications.... Continue reading
Posted Mar 15, 2017 at cheese it, the cops!
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It's out: the big old magnum opus. My first system of philosophy might have been high school. It was so wrong, though. i'm apologizing for the $95 price tag. try inter-library loan? or there will be a cheaper paper later... Continue reading
Posted Mar 13, 2017 at cheese it, the cops!
privileged readers of this blog will be familiar with this week's splicetoday riff on offensive numbers. god i hate them. Continue reading
Posted Mar 9, 2017 at cheese it, the cops!