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All Bloody Options

I’m sure that many people have already said everything interesting about the utterance “all options are on the table” by the usual suspects.  Nevertheless, hard to resist plagiarising some of them, not wittingly. This sentence has a range of connotations … Continue reading

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Impression of Samouraï in poljpn

After what #JPN had done yesterday in #JPNPOL game, it's the highest level of irony that they are advancing to knockout by fair play rule. — Szymon Kopeć 📱🇵🇱🇮🇳 (@szymonkopec) June 29, 2018 Senegalese are ruled out due to the … Continue reading

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Congrats Jpn, or Fuck samouraï

O your utmost cowardice and unprecedented disingenuity. How beautifully can you show them off… And you bought a ticket to the next stage with the ‘fair-play points’? I cannot think of any joke more disgusting than this. Overall, you did … Continue reading

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Slavoj Žižek: 2nd half of 2014

Broken Eggs, But No Omelet – All austerity has wrought in Europe is a messy kitchen | JULY 7, 2014 | In These Times How capital captured politics | Sunday 13 July 2014 20.15 BST | The Guardian Leaving Democracy … Continue reading

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Slavoj Žižek: 1st half of 2014

An Evening With Slavoj Zizek | 24 January 2014 | Intelligence Squared If I ruled the world: Slavoj Žižek | January 23, 2014 | Prospect Anger in Bosnia, but this time the people can read their leaders’ ethnic lies | Monday 10 February … Continue reading

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Slavoj Žižek: 2nd half of 2013

Talkin’ ’bout an ethical revolution: Money, morals and movements of change | Tuesday, July 2, 2013 | CBC Roda Viva | Slavoj Zizek | 08/07/2013 Slavoj Žižek on The Act of Killing and the modern trend of “privatising public space” … Continue reading

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Slavoj Žižek: 1st half of 2013

Conditions of Possibility: Slavoj Žižek Part1 Part2 / / The west’s crisis is one of democracy as much as finance / 16 January 2013 / Guardian Zero Dark Thirty: Hollywood’s gift to American power / 25 January 2013 / Guardian … Continue reading

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ぬぬぬ

なんともこのいいようのないむずむず感はなんなんだ。 ものを知らなくてすんませんなんだけど、中煎りより浅めなの深めなの? それはそれとして、どういうわけか足を止めさせるなにかがある。 例えば、ものすごく凡庸、てえのは全く違和感のない言い回しと感じられる。 Tariq Ali の extreme centre も、まあ分かるわけです。 そりゃあそういう文脈のなかの言葉だから当たり前かもしれないが。 極端に中庸、とかだってそういう発話の場面は想像できますわね。 やや中庸、ですらその前になにかがあればいいわけです。 が、いきなり「やや中煎り」とくると、どっちから接近してるのかというあれ

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Slavoj Žižek: 2nd half of 2012

Not Less Than Nothing, But Simply Nothing / 02 July 2012 / Verso Slavoj Žižek – #3 Left Strategies | Linke Strategien (OmU) / / / The Lost Art of Thinking Before You Act / JULY 8, 2012, 12:00 AM / Big Think … Continue reading

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Slavoj Žižek: 1st half of 2012

Call to Protest: Slavoj Žižek urges renewed resistance Wir Europäer haben die Ressource der Aufklärung | 30.12.201 Slavoj Žižek’s jokes are no laughing matter |  Friday 6 January 2012 12.32 GMT | The Guardian (review on The Collected Jokes of Salvoj Žižek) Im … Continue reading

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