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Lacanian Notes on Astrology

Contributed by Antonio Grub THE TWELVE PRINCIPLES NATURE (1-6) 1. (The Will) Spirit meeting Body; Earth Meeting Sky; First Breath; Vitality; the Fool, Instinct, Desire, Drive; the Newcomer, Adam, East): 1st House, Ascendant; Hourmarker, Mars, Aries 2. (The Senses) The Senses and Pleasure Principle, Hedonism, Security, Foundational Confidence, Appetite, Taste (Music, Song, Beauty Experienced as Sensory Pleasure, What is “Mine,” ... Read More »

Violent TV:Breaking Bad and Sense8

The New Agey Netflix show “Sense8” gives a strong emotional texture to multicultural society and multi-humanoid solidarity.  The normal “human” friends of the core 8 superhuman characters are just as important to them as the 8 sensates are to each other.  This gives the series’ argument for empathy more weight.  What detracts from it is not necessarily the presence of ... Read More »

Climate Conspiracy Video Discussion

Relevant Links https://americanrhetoric.com/speeches/judithcurryclimatechangecongress.htm?fbclid=IwAR3fN0M7hyvqKn9oMOhUZVrQZAQuq7Hm_cvoOHVhFQmo2ONAk6KeY-GS6fg https://www.nasa.gov/feature/goddard/2016/carbon-dioxide-fertilization-greening-earth/ https://judithcurry.com/?fbclid=IwAR1gCR7Ti-IPAFbqX_fvZdlUx4y_8xqol5tfmpLvMLLoWRYVIJ_CpG6NS3c https://ourworldindata.org/natural-disasters?fbclid=IwAR2LP5CtzQpmpbQlKeoObmp4lC5ncPjtTD0bWED9Jvo3j3Me5H1W7ZqeZl0 https://www.instituteforenergyresearch.org/renewable/wind/wind-farms-could-cause-surface-warming/?fbclid=IwAR2W1h0FInzYsT0Smlc-n8PNBvJdNjLHyKwgndGD7D8eCc2NANaARHsmM3U http://davidpratt.info/climcat.htm Read More »

Summary Postscript on my debate with Desilet

Much of my recent differences of perspective with Gregory Desilet seemed to hinge precisely on the different traditions we draw on (though we both love Derrida, Greg is writing a book on Wittgenstein and I am very deep into Deleuze). I found myself echoing Deleuze’s critique of analytic philosophy that he and Guattari give in “What is Philosophy”. Greg and ... Read More »

Chinese Occultism Video Interview: Part 1

As part of ongoing discussions here, about misunderstandings surrounding occultism, I asked Austin Pogioli to elaborate on the esoteric side of martial arts. Since the occult could be characterized as the advanced aspects of any art form, aspects which inevitably involve an inner discipline of mind and energy, Chinese occultism is particularly interesting in its deep relationship with the martial ... Read More »