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Silenced Hearts (Sacred)

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"Murke's Collected Silences" (Doktor Murkes gesammeltes Schweigen) is a short story by Heinrich Böll, first published in the Frankfurter Hefte in 1955 and in English in 1963. The story examines the relationship between the generations in post-war Germany and the country's post-war surge in religious belief. Synopsis  The Murke of the title is a psychology graduate whose first job is as editor for the Cultural Department at Broadcasting House. Everything irritates him about the building:…

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Re: FU5ER.D0S

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CULTURE +++ KINSHIP +++ INTERNATIONALISM +++[AVIUM]  "The general population doesn't know what's happening; and it doesn't even know that it doesn't know." -#Noamsayn  "Because this is where shit gets absurd. The future; Will; Turn us ALL; into Miley Cyrus." -#PunxOutNutsDef    "Well, shit, Newtopia's here; [oder so]; Mankind won; [oder so]; Let's just stop reading and listening and-and-and-and-end here and go celebrate; Motherfucker; [oder so]" -[SPOILER]#ChrisDiesAtTheEnd …

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Change Team and Same Team

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This is for those who think there is something wrong with the way we live, believe it can be fixed, and are doing what they can to fix it. For these, this is something to consider. In the name of simplicity, let’s pretend there are two teams. There is the change team and there is the same team. The change team wants change. The same team wants to keep things the same. Let’s also assume at eighteen years of age you get to choose a team. And yes, if you decide not to choose you are defaulted…

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Reparations are misleading

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I recently shared an idea on facebook that I thought I would share here.  There has recently been a lot more talk in the US about reparations for brown people. (Yes, I use the terms brown and peach instead of black and white as black and white immediately conjours up diametrical imagery in the mind and fosters division). The reparations argument is another way of misleading...their money means their system. Usage of their money represents their ownership. Demanding more of their money only…

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AI | 42

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FFF#42 +++ CULTURE +++ ECONOMY +++ POLITICS +++ OPINION +++ DISCUSSION +++   “Never confuse people with how you are doing it, when you can confuse them with what you are doing.” +++      HEGEMONY OR SURVIVAL (PARENTAL GUIDANCE SUGGESTED)  AI | Artificial Intelligence  ### Intro “Pocket Calculator” by Kraftwerk // –“I'm the operator with my pocket calculator; I am adding; and subtracting; I'm controlling; and composing. By pressing…

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SUM OF ITS PARTS

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✂© ➽➽➽ INDIVIDUAL AND WHOLE   Freedom is not a possession or a property; it is a relation. It is not a matter of being protected from the outside world, but of intersecting in a way that maximizes the possibilities. ➽➽➽ SELF-DETERMINATION   The open secret is that we do all have complete self-determination: not because it’s given to us, but because not even the most totalitarian dictatorship could take it away. Yet as soon as we begin to act…

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Old Ben and the Sea

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POLITICS +++ CULTURE +++ STRATEGY +++ OBEY1 ON "FORM FOLLOWS FOOLERY" (FFF#19) •"Obey-Funkin Obey is a great mentor; as wise as Maestro योद्धा Muppet, as powerful as Maestrix Dark Meat, and as strategic as Admiral Takbīr Akbar." ―Darth Willhelm Freyywänker III; Raulduke of New Oxfordshire Obey-Funkin Obey; Yoda Maestro; First Chancellor of the 2nd Empire [1871-1890 ABY]    QUOTESQUOTESQUOTES   • "Who's more foolish, the fool or the fool who follows…

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FFF | CHOMSKY

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VISION +++ CULTURE +++ ORGANIZATIONAL ISSUES +++  $3.50  NOAMSAYN? (set_opacity_100) NOAMSAYN? (set_opacity_075) NOAMSAYN? (set_opacity_050) NOAMSAYN? (set_opacity_025)   (set_noise_20,19)   http://www.iopsociety.org/ PROPOSITIONISSUE2187 OCCUPYZNET FNORD: Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipisici elit, sed eiusmod tempor incidunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua. Ut enim ad minim veniam, quis nostrud exercitation ullamco laboris nisi ut aliquid ex ea commodi consequat.…

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KURO | 黒

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de1337ious i:re | 2121AD qRAWnon(F.A.M) T A T E R  D I D  I T C H O M S K Y   W A S  H E R E TITLE | 黒 >>You LLL_ived a LLL_ife of PPP_rivilege and CCC_omfort; SSS_heltered in the Upper City; Until 1 DDD_ay a CCC_hance EEE_ncounter turns your WWW_orld UUU_pside DDD_own. RRR_eluctantly, now YYY_ou must TTT_ravel to the Lower City that holds the only *KEY* to YYY_our way out of this mess. Along the way, YYY_ou uncover more than you ever expected, and YYY_ou find out the…

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