A quote a day keeps the metaphysicians away
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Wed Sep 11 17:33:10 MDT 1996
Russell P goes voodoo:
>What's all this quote a day stuff about?
>Is it some sort of magical incantation to exorcise troublesome thoughts: a
>cyber-garlic to keep the vampires of critique away?
>Derrida claims in _The Spectres of Marx_ that all attempts at ontology
>are ultimately 'hauntology' and perhaps this is it!
Of course, Lacan would have dismissed Derrida as a bad case of Dear Da',
after a detour round Derider.
Pomo crap (that is the official term these days, isn't it? Haven't been in
many cloisters recently) is really just a bad case of 'auntology', or
perhaps in a less sexist and more existential mode 'aren'tology'.
Hey ho the piss and the wind, as Shakespeare sang.
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