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Response to joshcryer (Reply #106)

Tue Feb 7, 2012, 03:07 AM

114. Or, maybe I don't feel the compunction to read authors solely based on your recommendation...

And since the thread was about sports, in the abstract, I took the random guess that you might recommend an author writing about sports.

If not... well, to be honest I don't really care.

Buy my book and I'll read the one you recommend. Based solely on your recommendation.

Don't buy my book... and odds are slim I'll read the book you recommend, especially based solely on your recommendation.

Iota of thought?... I've already contributed several dozen iotas of thought. You think iotas are friggin' free? Join the communist party and maybe I'll contribute iotas of thought in your direction for free, in the mean time, you gots to pay, bia-tch.

In the meantime, your sillyisms about how Chomsky is just ... stealing ideas from (?)... your strange pet '20s or '30s "spectacle" philosopher... you're beyond reaching there... it's talking out of your ass... just, you know... fyi... you'll want to come up with another line that deals with that "spectacle" philosophy applying to OWS or something...in order to denigrate OWS for not being pro-attacking Libya and other pro-imperialist actions... but the idea of applying the "spectacle" as described in your own links to the "real" struggle of OWS... you're going to show yourself as a disingenuous douchebag if you ever try to discredit any OWS activities by claiming that they are being critical of the spectacles, in the Debordian sense of the term, brought on by... whatever Debord deludes himself into thinking brings them on...

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