Archive for October, 2013

Noam Chomsky vs Alex Jones: A defining moment

Last month I was alerted to this account of a radio interview of Noam Chomsky by paranoid conspiracist Alex Jones: Noam Chomsky Compliments Alex Jones, Jones Freaks Out on Chomsky, posted September 12th, 2013. I don’t see when the original interview was done, but here it is: You can get a fair summary from the […]

Patalogic in the Garden of Sidamo

Patalogic in the Garden of Sidamo By Ralph Dumain And the desart wild Become a garden mild. —William Blake, ‘The Little Girl Lost’, Songs of Experience Drinking coffee in a garden, sitting under a bright red sun umbrella affixed to a table, reading René Daumal’s Pataphysical Essays. This little paperback, published just last year, is […]