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oh the namechecks he got in my lectures
and say I don't know who he was. But its always sad when someone dies. RIP.
the world feels lighter today, anyone else notice that?
of a lot of unnecessary vowels there?
Vowels are heavy.
I forget how exactly but he was a useful fucker, I remember that much.
or the hyper-reality thing with the media.... damn, seriously, I used have brain cells that worked.
i think the whiskey killed them.
and let's not forget, the strongbow.
Also, recently, I have taken to wearing contact lenses.
IN YOUR FAECES
need glasses for VDU work now, I'm going shopping for them on Saturday.
The last pair of glasses I owned had a small picture of Roland Rat on each arm, though that was about 20 years ago now
The little petals that hold them to the side of your nose are green with mould/eye slime.
I'm loathe to part with them as they have become an important part of my family.
Did I say family? I meant family.
I'll semi-blind you if you like?
I wrote so many essays with Baudrillard as a reference! *little sigh*. To be honest I didn't know he was still alive anyhoo.
This has actually made me quite sad.
He wrote the wackiest shit, but it all made sense.
except... I kind of thought he may already be dead. CommanderCool lent me Similacra and Simulation this weekend.
but his will stipulated that someone else should walk around pretending to be him, just to encourage us all to question whether or not he's real.
I read him at Uni and quoted him lots in my dissertation.
he was the most important thinker of his generation by far, and a hilarious person too.
This makes me immensely sad. :( He was such an interesting character.
this man who died today: