on “something in the letters”
reading The Fountainhead by Ayn Rand. result: somewhat disjointed thoughts, vague confusion and dissatisfaction (with myself? with the book? who can tell…)
only one third of the way in, which means I don’t want spoilers and I will mention spoilers. if you don’t mind that, continue. Continue reading
resbang (!!! D:)
things not due Friday
12:00 (02a bug)
14:00 (peer review)
18:00 (studio work)
between midterms, the release of xy, and resbang, I’m going to be busy for at least the next week and probably until November. updates resume then, possibly on a less-than-daily scale.
I recently attended a lecture on rationality I found about as thought provoking as a sermon on adultery— in the end, I thought only to concur. yes, how fascinating, you aren’t telling me anything I don’t know, though at some point the lecturer demonstrates rationality by explaining that every now and again she will test her belief in rationality by rationally analyzing it to see if rationality is still a thing she wants to do.
this felt a little contradictory. it’s not what I wanted to talk about, though.