I'm going to start X-posting my linkdumps here, because I've realized that my idle coolseeking might ought to be archived, rather than solely sit in chatlogs and then vanish. And since Google Reader is about to be flushed, I can't simply hit a Share button anymore. So! We're doing it manually, now. This is better, in a way.http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/d/d6/Southern_Pol_of_Inaccessibility_Henry_Cookson_team_n2i.JPG
- Bust of Vladimir Lenin, inland Antarcticahttp://thewire.co.uk/archive/galleries/in-the-studio
- Amazing amazing photos. Wow wow wowhttp://media.economist.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/full-width/images/2012/07/articles/main/20120721_wwd000.jpg
- This is cool, except current global capitalism has the meritocracy level of feudalism, and the repression level of state communismhttp://projectwordsworth.com/the-paradox-of-the-proof/
- "After working in isolation for more than a decade, Mochizuki had built up a structure of mathematical language that only he could understand." -- "A self-given title runs over his head. It is not “mathematician” but, rather, “Inter-universal Geometer.”"http://jacobinmag.com/2013/05/the-fucking-hipster-show/
- "[...] an urbane, and socially acceptable, form of ideologically inflected shaming on the part of American elites who must delegitimize those segments of a largely white, college educated population who didn’t do the “acceptable thing.”"