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feeling pretentious tuesday

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The remains of religion and of the family (the principal relic of the heritage of class power) and the moral repression they assure, merge whenever the enjoyment of this world is affirmed–this world being nothing other than repressive pseudo-enjoyment. The smug acceptance of what exists can also merge with purely spectacular rebellion; this reflects the simple fact that dissatisfaction itself became a commodity as soon as economic abundance could extend production to the processing of such raw materials. — Guy Debord, The Society of the Spectale

if you can’t handle freedom, try seeing how far you get with a woman

Martin Kippenberger @ MoMA

a personal adage

If given the choice between dessert and more wine, always opt for the wine.