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Here is today’s thought

July 31, 2009

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Here is today’s thought (this occured to me about ten minutes ago and I am so excited about it I have to get it off my chest): never write your thoughts down directly but first think strategically about how best to deploy them. Advertisements

John asks himself …

July 29, 2009

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Has the internet become an international form of curtain twitching?

Who’s the Tallest?

July 28, 2009

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There were once two tall children. Closely related. Identical twins in fact. But one ate only ham sandwiches and an apple washed down with a glass of cows milk, everyday, while the other ate only peas, carrots, mushrooms and nuts washed down with a glass of soya milk. One was a vegetarian but the other […]

The Tall Cloud

July 27, 2009

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If you ask how tall a cloud is I think you will know what I am talking about.

The Pearl Occluded

July 27, 2009

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For much of the time I find language opaque.

An aeroplane of virtual infinity

July 17, 2009

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Think of a computer as like an aeroplane of virtual infinity. That this library is like a kind of giant aeroplane of infinity. Its invisible wings stretching even to Oxford Street. Boys and girls, set the controls for the heart of the sun. Would you like to hear my disquisition on computers? Computers are microcosms […]

Duplicate vehicles with beeping horns

July 15, 2009

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Wanting to duplicate objects can be interpreted as a desire to grasp their particularity. It can be understood as a kind of eroticism.