"Anxiety can just as well express itself by muteness as by a scream."
— Søren Kierkegaard, The Concept of Anxiety
to my deceased ulcer
If the wayward god is
fretting amid the deep
cedar forestation and
leaves, he is fretfully gravitating
on the turnaround towards the myriad
trees and its respiratory pungency
under under labyrinthine pathways
surrounded by onerous wreckage
extending arms askew,
wafts by the stimulus
of wooden, archaic
mechanism and slashes the
"In the age we’re concerned with, the aim of all these institutions- factories, schools, psychiatric hospitals, hospitals, prisons is not to exclude but, rather, to attach individuals. The factory doesn’t exclude individuals: it attaches them to a production apparatus. The school doesn’t exclude individuals, even in confirming them: it fastens them to an apparatus of knowledge transmission. The psychiatric hospital doesn’t exclude individuals: it attaches them to an apparatus of correction, to an apparatus of normalization of individuals. The same is true of the reformatory or the prison: even if the effects of these institutions are the individual’s exclusion, their primary aim is to insert individuals into an apparatus of normalization of people. The factory, the school, the prison, or the hospitals have the object of binding the individual to a process of production, training [formation] , or correction of the producers. It’s a matter of guaranteeing production, or the producers, in terms of a particular norm."
Michel Foucault, Truth and Juridical Forms (via foucault-the-haters)
"White pussy is nothin but trouble."
Child of God(1989), Cormac McCarthy
Anonymous said: What is german idealism and why is it bad?
This is German idealism: And the hat is the reason it’s bad. Who thought that was a good idea? Hegel shouldn’t dress himself.