Archive for June, 2009

On Consciousness and Cataclysm

When 4chan spawned a meme of (Japanese) pok√©mon raising an overactive China, I had the sense that this was part of a ‘species’ of memes that identifies semi-structures, or emergent, patterns in worldly events

The Necessity of Patriarchy?

In the absence of challenges, the portrayal of men does not leave any sense of the kingly qualities that man, at his fullest and most noble, is capable. What’s a girl to do if she already has the best mousetrap? Build a better mouse.