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Who are you?

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What is your tie to h2so4?

The ideas.

What is funny?

Wayne's World, the movie version

What is not funny?

Wayne's World II

What book should I read?

The Sublime Object of Ideology, by Slavoj Zizek

Why do you (on occasion) work for no money?

I reject this question's concentration on money's unquestionable value.

What is your favorite movie? Or would you prefer to call it a "film"?

Down by Law by Jim Jarmusch

What is your favorite quote from Evany Thomas:

"is that a fox on your shoulder or am I seeing double!?"

What is your favorite quote from elsewhere:

"Don't future-fuck yourself." --Irene Kleinberg

What piece of writing has most influenced your life?

h2so4, other independent thought-carriers

What person has most changed your life ("famous" or non-)?

My friends.

So tell me, what would a person be surprised to find out about you?

I like fine jewelry. Sapphires, emeralds and rubies. but only girls are a girl's best friend.

What band would you have play at your next party (yes, historically open)?

P. J. Harvey, when she still played guitar.

Does not the war perpetuate that which it is called to make disappear, and consecrate war and its virile virtues in good conscience?


To what are you addicted? What is addiction?

Revolution. Addiction is the never-enough.

Do you, too, love Abraham Lincoln? Why? Why not?

He's dead.

How does the cameraman compare with the painter?

Ask Walter Benjamin.

Authentic being-one's-self takes the definite form of an existentiell modification of the "they"; and this modification must be defined existentially. What does this modification imply, and what are the ontological conditions for its possibility?

Shut up.

Is everything popular a debasement of what it would otherwise be? are we really looking for a salvation or meaning that only a few can access, with difficulty?

Please make yourself understable to as many people as you can.

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