The force of truth that a statement imparts, then, its prominence among the hordes of recorded observations that I may optionally apply to my own life, depends, in addition to the sense that it is argumentatively defensible, on the sense that someone like me, and someone I like, whose voice is audible and who is at least notionally in the same room with me, does or can possibly hold it to be compellingly true. Nicholson Baker quotes
Happiness is when God created you whole, and not without the soulmate. [10/13/2019 02:10:18] More
Alienation is the lot of extroverts who direct vital energy (libido) to property. (Anatoly Yurkin) [10/22/2019 04:10:10] More
Thinking is an mistake scaling operator. (Anatoly Yurkin) [10/11/2019 03:10:24] More
Hypocrisy is a road sign on the way to shamelessness. (Anatoly Yurkin) [10/01/2019 03:10:24] More
Economics is selling signals of benefit on this side and the other of alienation.
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