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Friday, December 4, 2020

Here’s to Efficient Packing!

Filed under: General — Tags: , — m759 @ 4:19 PM

"Rock music from car . . ." 

http://www.log24.com/log/pix11A/110614-TarantinoCar.jpg

Saturday, September 4, 2021

Number, Time, and Dan Brown*

Filed under: General — Tags: — m759 @ 2:12 PM

The title is a nod to the book Number and Time  ( not  by Dan Brown ).

An illustration —

This journal 10 years ago today

"Dan Brown certainly packed a lot into
the 500-plus pages of The Lost Symbol ."

— DailyGrail.com

That sentence suggests a review of Efficient Packing

Wednesday, August 4, 2021

“Old men ought to be explorers” — T. S. Eliot

Filed under: General — Tags: — m759 @ 2:38 AM

My own lucubrations from April 12, 2012 include . . .

From the target of the above link —

Image of MOMA Chess Set cover.

"Here's to efficient packing.

Friday, December 4, 2020

German Lesson: Untergang

Filed under: General — Tags: — m759 @ 11:37 PM

The recent posts “Bunker Bingo” and “Here’s to Efficient Packing!
suggest a review.

Alex Ross in The New Yorker  on Dec. 2, 2020, on the German
word “Untergang ” —

“The usual translation is ‘downfall,’ although
the various implications of the word—
literally, “going-under”—are difficult to capture
in English. In some contexts, Untergang  simply
means descent: a sunset is a Sonnenuntergang .

Lauren  German in a 2005 film —

See as well . . .

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