Why does our universe have the laws of nature and the physical parameters that...– Alex Rosenberg — The Atheist’s Guide to Reality: Enjoying Life without Illusions (via ludimagister)
truthlovebeauty: Windowsill. Arcade Fire Don’t wanna hear the noises on TV, Don’t want the salesmen coming after me, Don’t wanna live in my father’s house no more. Don’t want it faster, I dont want it free, Don’t wanna show you what they done to me, Don’t wanna live in my father’s house no more. Don’t wanna choose black or blue, Don’t wanna see what they done to you, Don’t wanna live in my...
Beware the Ides of March
Approximately a month from now, around the time of March 20th, Greece is poised to default, triggering a CDS crisis that could spread like an economic contagion far greater than that which occurred in 2008. The signs of this have not been buried but written prominently in reliable news sources with daily regularity. I don’t claim to be an economist and I have my share of doubt of the whole...
From my first philosophical entries up to the latest poetic musings, two themes have kept recurring, defining me in a feverish way: the necessity of ethics and the sanctity of the individual. I suppose I tend towards these themes so forcefully due to their lost importance in this out of whack world of politics as predatory sport and academic rigor mortis. Even the locked-in devices from which I...
To everyone that gazes there comes some time the longing to go into the...– Rainer Maria Rilke, Journal, April 7th 1900
The idea that science can, and should, be run according to fixed and universal...– Paul Feyerabend, Against Method (via hollovv)
What then is truth? A movable host of metaphors, metonymies, and...– Friedrich Nietzsche (1873)
I have an invite left for the beta version of Letterboxd, if you want it message me, first come, first served.
The Extinction of Deep Thinking & Sacred Space →
Anyone else here on the beta version of Letterboxd? I have ran out of invitations but I gotta say it is pretty sweet, a great place to revel in movie-watching, share lists and reviews, without the clutter of everything else all in a very sleek design. Let me know if you are there, you can find me under the name ‘rot’.
I tell you, the more I think, the more I feel that there is nothing more truly...– Vincent van Gogh (via obdormio)