Low Cal Snacks
The movie in a capsule: a Greek Tragedy that ends with the murder of the chorus.
A Poem Found in a Scholarly Article about the Renaissance Philosopher Pico della Mirandola:
"Can the right-thinking scourge of the stargazers have been
A wooly-brained wizard himself?"
Written On a Stray Piece of Paper I Found Under the Bed:
Long acquaintance hath at last made the world unfamiliar to me.
Useful Quotation for all Occasions:
“The sun will have no spectators if it is not in eclipse.” – Olaus Magnus, Historia de gentibus septentrionalibus
The Fate of Holy Writ:
As Moses could have told Marx, an author who is not allowed to be wrong will end up not being read, no matter how often he’s quoted.
The innumerable vampires and demons of Sunnyvale
The invincible Kung-Fu of Bruce Lee and Jackie Chan
Because there are no Gods or spirits at all
Because the force of a single man is merely contemptible.
In view of the dullness we daily observe
Even you are a God if they grade on the curve.
Grand theories are like big tits, a bait and switch operation. Seeking pleasure, we procreate. Seeking enlightenment, we conduct empirical research.
Title in Search of an Essay:
Much Wretched Queen Adieu About Nothing