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In Which Your Professor Goes To the Opera and Wants to Burn it Down

Why, hello there my beloveds! Are you frozen?  I mean, holy shitballs is it cold.  I am so bored with the weather that I could barf.  Perhaps you are, too. To change the subject, last night I went to the Opera.  In case you don’t remember, I love the Opera a great deal.  Opera means … Continue reading

Theory Thursday

Theory Thursdays

Hello beloveds, How I have missed you, every one, during my brief sabbatical during which I have been coughing and dissertating.  Home stretch, beloveds, home stretch. Today I am talking about a theory that is non-intellectual in nature, my own personal theory of gratitude.  Today is American Thanksgiving.  I always think about genocide and colonialism … Continue reading

Theory Thursday

Theory Thursday

Happy Thursday, beloveds. Today we’re going to talk about a little something called “industrial complexes”.  This term is widely credited to noted hippie pinko commie Republican President Dwight D. Eisenhower.  You can read his entire farewell speech if you like, it’s very prescient and worth a look-see. Two industrial complexes that I have recently come … Continue reading