Saturday, July 30, 2016

Extraordinary Discourse 288

Cuts To The Chase

[...] the primary bias of the digital media environment is for distinction. Analog media such as radio and television were continuous, like the sound on a vinyl record. Digital media, by contrast, are made up of many discrete samples.
Douglas Rushkoff 07.07.16

Saturday, July 23, 2016

Extraordinary Discourse 287

Not The Prevailing Narrative

The true nature of life - life is playing. Life is just play, and play is the essence of life.
Frederick Leboyer

Saturday, July 16, 2016

Extraordinary Discourse 286

Seeker’s Delectables

Back of our own contemporary arts of the collagist, the assembler of forms, is the ancestral, protean concept, wider and deeper, of the poet as devotee of the ensemble.
Robert Duncan,
Changing Perspectives In Reading Whitman

Saturday, July 9, 2016

Extraordinary Discourse 285

Revelations Of Interconnection

Words are not pebbles in alien juxtaposition.
Learned Hand

Cities are about juxtaposition.
Richard Rogers

Saturday, July 2, 2016

Extraordinary Discourse 284


I'm always trying to find 'connections' between things. That art is the juxtaposition of a lot of things that seem unrelated but add up to something recognizable.
Pat Metheny