Category: #Arts

Half-Argument for relevance of abstract thinkers.

Why have academic intellectuals of our day deemed abstract thinkers worthy of a lesser merit? Is it because we’re more fun at parties? Or merely the jealousy over the modern academics inability to create anything profoundly original? Or most likely of the three: that I myself have grown bitter over my current favorite writers (Dostoevsky and Bakunin) being labeled as...

Courtney Love and Melissa Auf der Maur reunite, perform Hole songs: Watch — Consequence of Sound

An all-star tribute concert honoring Courtney Love took place at Basilica Hudson in Hudson, New York on Saturday night. Several music luminaries participated in the event, including R.E.M.’s Michael Stipe, The National’s Aaron Dessner, and Love’s Hole bandmate, Melissa Auf der Maur, who also served as the event’s producer and creative director. At one point… via Courtney Love and Melissa Auf...

Jeff The Junky Gets Jailed: An Analytic Fictional narrative about The Ethics of Prison, Addiction, Law, and Crime.

Trigger warning: graphic description of drug use and vague mentioning of rape and violence This is a fictional story that touches on a wide variety of gritty realistic and tragic parts of modern humanity, which are often omitted from the common view by layers of superstition, overgeneralized assumptions, and a very naively jaded societal perspective.Though most of this is based...