a man who kills himself because it’s the only way to stop the USPS from delivering spam to his home—an intrusion whose obnoxiousness is deeply intertwined with its constancy
modular bookshelf and art hanging system based on DIN rail
getting rid of molding, getting rid of trim, replacing it with standards-compliant equipment rail
the need for perfect, idealized products comes from the inability to buy beautiful fruit at street corners for cheap, from the inability to maintain a continuous narrative at pace that crosses the domains of your life, that totalizes your human experience
freud claims that the universal aspect of the tale of oedipus is the subliminal incestuous desire. this is wrong. the universal aspect of oedipus is coming to an understanding of what one has wrought only after it reaches completion; gazing upon it for the first time, and gouging one's eyes out, unable to live or die.