Mark my words: this Bentley NFT will lose more value in three years than the average car.
For more NFT skepticism, just follow @firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Marjorie Gestring, 1938.
© John Gutmann
Eric Zener - Contemporary American Painter
"Woman before Cloud", Oil on Canvas
He has been painting for over 25 years. He is best known for his paintings with water as a primary element. Water has been the source of a variety of narratives: spiritual and physical renewal.
Simondon: "The machine is a slave which serves to make other slaves. Such a domineering and enslaving drive may go together with the quest for human freedom. But it is difficult to liberate oneself by transferring slavery to other beings, men, animals, or machines..."
"Speaking as a builder, if you start something, you must have a vision of the thing which arises from your instinct about preserving and enhancing what is there."
RIP Christopher Alexander.
“The Age of AI” will also be an age of great, immoral disappointments.
This should raise a lot of eyebrows!
"Instead of Dr. Fauci, we have an all-knowing computer, which basically pronounces important things for health." - Eric Schmidt
One trick I learned from Tokyo that helps for understanding any city: when you come across a charming small biz in a sea of generic chains, ask them about their relationship with their landlord. For example, this is the fantastic Alabaster Bookshop, near Union Square in NYC...
“As in all Utopias, the right to have plans of any significance belonged only to the planner in charge.”
- Jane Jacobs
for all the lovers.
Alexander Voet: Der alte Narr und seine Katze, ca. 1690. Ich kann mich mit diesem Bild identifizieren.
There is the phenomenon that people who have committed a wrongdoing or led a "bad" lifestyle and then stop doing so become the harshest critics of this practice. We humans tend to overcompensate intensively.
Former addicts, new atheist/believers, careerist to bon vivant,...
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