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The cult of information: o νους σκέφτεται με ιδέες και όχι με πληροφορίες

“That is the great mischief done by the data merchants, the futurologists, and those in the schools who believe that computer literacy is the educational wave of the future: they lose sight of the paramount truth that the mind thinks with ideas, not with information. Information may helpfully illustrate or decorate an idea; it may,… Continue reading The cult of information: o νους σκέφτεται με ιδέες και όχι με πληροφορίες

art · every day wonders

Je vous salue, Sarajevo by Jean-Luc Godard

Culture is the rule
and art is the exception.
Everybody speaks the rule: cigarette, computer, t-shirts, tv, tourism, war.

Nobody speaks the exception.

It isn’t spoken. It’s written..it’s composed..it’s painted..it’s filmed, or it’s lived,and then it’s the art of living.

The rule is to want the death of the exception, to organize the death of the art of living.