Saturday, February 13, 2021

Bullshit Studies . . .

Filed under: General — Tags: , , — m759 @ 2:40 PM


Background reading — Math’s Big Lies and, more generally, Mazur.

Related news for fans of Language Games

Friday, February 12, 2021

What I Mean . . .

Filed under: General — Tags: — m759 @ 3:59 PM

The title is adapted from a recent book by Joan Didion.
That book now appears among others in my Kindle library —

Some context for Schlick and the Wiener Kreis

A Midrash for Singer

Vide "Bereshit"  in Wikipedia  and  in this journal.

Related material —


Filed under: General — Tags: — m759 @ 2:51 PM

Square Root Quaternion

A star figure and the Galois quaternion.

The square root of the former is the latter.

(This post was suggested by the definition of
the Dirac operator  as a square root.)

Thursday, February 11, 2021

An Interzone Tale  for William S. Burroughs

Filed under: General — Tags: — m759 @ 5:49 PM

The above book on Husserl was reportedly published on July 28, 2011.
See also this journal on that date.

Wednesday, February 10, 2021


Filed under: General — Tags: , — m759 @ 7:16 PM


The adding machine, a reference to William S. Burroughs,
links to a web page based on a 1938 passage by John O’Hara.


Multiversity News

Filed under: General — Tags: — m759 @ 4:08 PM

“I need a photo opportunity, I want a shot at redemption.
Don’t want to end up a cartoon in a cartoon graveyard.”
— Paul Simon

See also Lawrence, Kansas, in a Log24 search for August 2, 2002.

Related material: Text Tiles  posts and, also from Lawrence, Kansas . . .


Tuesday, February 9, 2021

On Location

Filed under: General — Tags: , — m759 @ 11:02 PM

Above: a 1965 film.

A setting for Daisy Clover:
Room 15 at the Grope ’n’ Feel Motel —

Five miles north of Big Snake

Above: a 1970 novel.

Above: a 1991 film.

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