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45. reading the signs
July 11, 2012, 3:36 pm
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There is a slight chance that this sign has consequential meaning and a strong chance that the building will not be liable.

44. Stealing an aphorism, no other parts
July 9, 2012, 4:29 pm
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“We need structure, so we can see we are nowhere.” – John Cage

That seems really really sad.  Until you realize Cage practiced Zen Buddhism.  Then you change your mind and say, “that seems really really free.”

43. Making up aphorisms, part 3
July 3, 2012, 8:09 pm
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Canyon cliffs once went under the biggest knife we’ll never know, and that makes me feel better.

42. Making up aphorisms, part 2
July 3, 2012, 8:08 pm
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Lamentations are  ghosts telling you how it sucks to die but then you have to come back as someone else’s memory.

41. Making up aphorisms, part 1
July 3, 2012, 7:57 pm
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Choose Fiction over Fact if you want to study how people imagine themselves to be true.