a lot of what passes for providing therapeutic support is actually providing esteem—some kind of status-type proof of work
a couple times a week i make an interface that looks so clean that i don’t realize it doesn’t make sense. like a magician falling victim to my own tricks.
ive started to get really angry when amazon misses their delivery dates … partly because it feels like they’re consistently overpromising, but maybe also for other reasons
through self-involvement and self-promotion, they accidentally created a prosopography of the navel-gazing classes
the most important thing about SF right now is that its finally learning it has a need for theories of art and theories of history: this would in theory be a moment where new york has some capacity to produce imports, but they’ve gone galapagos. nobody cares about Marx on the west coast, but what that means is that there’s an opening, that it’s the only place where you can be Marx