Categories links Links for July 09 Post author By tom Post date August 1, 2009 No Comments on Links for July 09 Damned or redeemed? Passive dynamics: ‘walking is just the name we give to the way this type of object falls down hills’ The Ontology of the French Revolution A great advert, for VB Loss of episodic memory may help with endurance sports World-wide Berlinification ‘Temporary lease agreements will enable owners who want to retain a vacant property in the long term to make it available for community or creative use’ ‘Dialectacal bootstrapping’ Great blog post on prism adaptation experiments Žižek in the LRB: ‘Alain Badiou has proposed a distinction between two types (or rather levels) of corruption in democracy: the first, empirical corruption, is what we usually understand by the term, but the second pertains to the form of democracy per se, and the way it reduces politics to the negotiation of private interests.’ Just because you don’t remember something, doesn’t mean it hasn’t changed you xkcd: ‘I’m concerned that we’re sitting here like I’m a responsible adult’ Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Related ← Quote #244 → Quote #245 Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.