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  1. Feb 2019
    1. Princess Langwidere and her collection of heads for every moment; The Nome King and the horror of being turned into decorative tchotchkes, unable to tell your friends who you are; and the Wheelers.

      Come to mention it, this book really freaked me out also. I guess I suppressed it. Especially the tchotchkes bit (more than the heads, oddly).

  2. Feb 2017
    1. Then, using face tracking tech, you can map your face to that person’s, essentially making them do anything you want with an uncanny level of realism.

      Wow.

  3. Oct 2015
    1. Because fear sells. There is a market in anxiety

      This is absolutely true; drawing connections from a documentary: http://www.radicalizedmovie.com/ There is a connection to of fear and anxiety that the police/military industrial complex which presafes the condition of fear which shows time and time again when trying to overturn the capitalistic patriarchy that exists in Western society. It is fear inducing, traumatizing and exhausting when the policies in control use 'fear installed anxiety' on the common people.

  4. Apr 2015
    1. but we now face a massive human-induced extinction crisis,

      yikes! an this was written in 2002!!

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