Tag Archives: semiotics

Great Garble

/ Thinking Tools / Information / Jan and I dance at the Legion, music is provided by “karaoke” performers: digital music with live accompaniment: some are just DJs who sing, some are singers who also play an instrument or two: … Continue reading

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Label Toss

/ Semiotics / My Mislabeling post (1997) carried this ball for a while, linking to dozens of other theme developers. (This extension was simmering as I slept this morning.) I see that this draft fails to make my title intelligible, … Continue reading

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Vertical Wing

Our ancestors were familiar with right and wrong, good and evil, with God and the Devil. Our parents and grandparents got retrained: the opposite of Right wasn’t Wrong; but Left. We replaced a vertical hierarchy-spectrum with a horizontal spectrum. In … Continue reading

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Majority Delusion

Recreating (and advancing) pk’s censored domains: Macroinformation.org & Knatz.com / Teaching / Society & Its Pathologies / Social Survival / Semantics & Survival / I’m just reading an enjoying an article: Delusional People See the World Through Their Mind’s Eye. … Continue reading

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Dusk, Dark

Dusk to Dark I spent the first couple of years at Columbia sitting in this or that class, knowing only a point or two of what was going on, hopelessly behind in the reading, utterly without an explanation for why … Continue reading

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Symbolic Lies, $1

Recreating (and advancing) pk’s censored domains: Macroinformation.org & Knatz.com / Teaching / Society / Survival / Social Semantics / There was an article the other day on CEO’s earning $1 a year. I laughed my head off as a late … Continue reading

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Selective Attention

Sentience & Semiotics For our year and three quarters together I’ve been introducing my girl friend to my favorite movies. At first I just shared with her whatever I happened to have on hand, mailed from Blockbuster. Then I found … Continue reading

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