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lizard

“Hey, honey.  What if I get tattoos all over my body like a lizard?  Then would you still love me?” I asked Ming.  He was driving us home. “Lizards get tattoos?” he asked. “No, so I look like a lizard!” I said. “Yeah, that’s totally fine.  That’s no problem.  I’ll still love you,” he said.… Read More »

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be gay do crime

I saw some graffiti on instagram–I follow a radical graffiti person, who posts many images a day.  The graffiti said Be Gay Do Crime, which I have loved for a long time. But someone in the comments asked what it means.  Why crime?  Seemed like a silly question, but I tried to imagine the perspective… Read More »

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revolution

I think Silvia Federici has a new old book Revolution at Point Zero. Guest Blogger here. Silvia’s book arrived today from PM Press in a brown paper wrapper. Our hero regular blogger, is an acolyte of Silvia and of Noam Chomsky. Boyfriend Noam is more well known. Boyfriend Noam is pretty old. If boyfriend Noam… Read More »

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the blog post must resist the intelligence almost successfully

I was at an airbnb far away, in a different desert, with Ming and another friend.  The other friend left a note in the guestbook, and drew a bird that they left unfinished. I said I preferred the bird unfinished–anyone can draw a whole bird!  A bird half-sketched is way better! Alas, I think my… Read More »