Individualism has always been bourgeois ideal. However, only the bohemian has ever truly been an individual.
bell hooks is the shock jock of identity politics. Using the word “terrorist” to describe Beyoncé is nothing more than a gratuitous provocation, which aims to attract attention to the speaker. At one point (the early 1980s), bell hooks had a point. Because she has remained intellectually stuck at the level of provocation, today she has none.
Karl Rove’s drinking problem is a distraction from Benghazi.
The naiveté of 1990s world wide web gurus and the utopian technophilia of programmer prophets, as well as the likes of EFF, have long since broken against the forces of money and power. There’s no way to keep them out, especially with a non-enforceable “bill of internet rights.”
“Like a boss” is a suitable replacement for “bossy.”
In Germany, he’s known as Arjen Schwalbe.
China is a nice place to visit if one enjoys an excursion to the environs around the nineteenth-century satanic mill.