In every discourse, whether of the mind conversing with its own thoughts, or of the individual in his intercourse with others, there is an assumed or expressed limit within which the subjects of its operation are confined. The most unfettered discourse is that in which the words we use are understood in the widest possible… Continue reading 1854: : Definition of “Universe of Discourse”.
In my very early and preliminary reflections on whiteness and being white it seems obvious to me that two issues are present in the philosophical reckoning. 1) The theoretical postmodern maxim of discursive reality. And 2) The fact that no human Being is actually white. At best, even an albino is not truly white. If… Continue reading Problematizing Whiteness; Correlation and the Two Routes.
I'm always so antagonistic towards the accelerationism thing, but even as I have reactions and I have my own processes and manners of coming to terms with various aspects, I realize that these are all part of the process and so I'm usually just trying to come to terms with whatever it is. The discourses… Continue reading Accelerationalism Analogue
While I'm adding another page, please entertain your self with a musical composition by The Damned: Curtain Call
I'm watching The Lost Art of Forehead Sweat" , an episode from the latest season of The X-Files. The writers of this show are genius. In this episode they pretty much define as represent the difference between generations all the while being (perhaps unknowably) keen on philosophy; namely Zizek's 'changing of the past', but less… Continue reading The Non-Sine of The No-Times
"In the philosophical context, a difference exists where offense marks a boundary. If I move to describe a leaf, and I say it is brown, no one is offended and no one argues over the simple description of that fact of autumn. Yet, for some very particular and indeed knowable reason, if I move to… Continue reading Actual Philosophical Difference.
The Three Body Problem. By Cixin Liu.