The “re-” gestures—such as reblogging and retweeting—have become cultural rites of cachet in and of themselves. If you can filter through the mass of information and pass it on as an arbiter to others, you gain an enormous amount of cultural capital. Filtering is taste. And good taste rules the day: Marcel Duchamp’s exquisite filtering and sorting sensibility combined with his finely tuned taste rewrote the rules.
Brian’s Novel - Family Guy (by skin88p)
Stewie’s take on novel writing. Still has me crying with laughter.
The disorientation everyone blames on “information overload” may in fact have less to do with the amount of data we are being asked to process than the number of simultaneous people we are being asked to be
Ray Kurzweil and the Singularity - Lew Keilar (by HappyEndingsFF)
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