|from th homeopape—¿d∞ &roids dreme of L-ectric pigs + cleǝn ma¢henes ⊕ I-L& transport8ion di5a5ters 2 oper8 in a vaↄuum?||
1/12/2022> 8 vongole + wached Gunda (★★★★★)... high drama, had u5 on th edge of R seat for 1½ hrs > far az we'R con¢erned th 2 best films las5t year feǝtsure pigs (th other B-ing Pig w/ Nic Cage) > U might think 2021 was year of th Pig, but 2021 = yr of th Ox... 2019 = last yr of the Pig > 2022 = yr of th Tiger > in N alternet Universe, we wd of left Sicily + bin in Calabria now
1/13> 8 trout + lentils + watched The Eyes of Tammy Faye (★★★★) > in thi5 alternet no-micron Univer5e we'd be in Maratea, Basilicata > hear's R word-L 5quare du jour, again R aim = naught 2 d∞ it in az less moves az possible but it in X-actly 5 moves, Using intre5ting word5, naught 1s dat nessysorrily 5olve th puzzel:
1/13> The Costa Concordia disaster was 10 yrs ag0 2day... most ppl probly dont remembr it but we were living in Italy @ th time so it wa5 all we herd abt 4 weeks > we associ8 th Costa Concordia w/ 1 of R 1st vertig0 epis0des (b4 we'd bin diagnosed w/ minears d-zzz) + als0 when we 1st realized mayB we drink 2 mu¢h (C the «Confessions of an everyday wino» post) > coinsidentally all tho5e ¢orks we showd in th opening foto we put in a big (5-gallon?) glass jar + th othr day wile we wa5 vaↄuuming we grabbd it 2 move it + it shatterd rite in R hands even tho we'd barely touched it > perhaps it was b/c a weǝk or s0 b4 there wa5 a hanging morrocan lamp dat 5pontaneously fell (we wa5 nowhere near it, downstairs) on it + perhaps th onely reasun it din't break + 5hatter wa5 b/c it landid rite on the ¢orks dat cushioned th bl0w... tho perhaps thi5 had sumthing 2 d∞ w/ Y th gla55 cuntainer holding the ¢orks broke s0 E-Zily?
> th pink panther img we appropri8ed from th b-lo cart∞n, witch had mor influenze over R childh∞d devilipment then NE othr minut 5pent in shc∞l (4get th hole MFA vs. NYC D-bate, everything u need 2 know can B found in thi5 vid)... perhaps Y we persist 2 oper8 in a vacuum:
11/14> 4 exorcize we walkd 2 Roosevelt I-L& across the Roosevelt bridge, ju5t north of th 14th st bridge where th above-mentioned Air Florida Flight 90 cra5h t∞k place > listend 2 Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep wile we walkd (solo).... intre5ting 2 see how Bladerunner (relea5ed ju5t a few months aftr Philip K Dick died, in 1982) DV8s from th b∞k > in th b∞k Dick muses mor on th importance of having animals (real 1s, a5 a 5orta 5tatus 5ymbol) + ppl (~ Deckard) keǝp fake animals (5heep) 2 keep up w/ th Joneses... in th b∞k Deckard's main drive (2 bounty-hunt 4 &roids, ⊕ «andys» as they call 'eM) = dat he wants a real animal, not N L-electric knock-off > in th b∞k they al50 go a lot mor in2 th Mpathy test + @ 1st U're led 2 B-lieve Rachel = humun dat failed th Mpathy te5t b/c Tyrell (wh∞ goes by N othr name in th b∞k) is trying 2 sab0tage th test so they don't kill th andys they cr8 > there'5 al50 thi5 underlying thread on Ntropy + th DK 2 K-OS > Dick calls it «Kippels» witch is like Ntropy but it's abel 2 reproduce (a 5cary pro5pect):
+ waht = a «homeopape» u mite a5k? in N othr novel, Rubik (1966), writN B4 Do &roids Dream... (1968), Dick writes:
> s0 Dick inventid tho5e tailored social media noose feeds 55 yrs ag0 > we'R onely abt ¼ th way in2 it, R main intrest = 2 find out if Deckard = &roid in th b∞k > 5pose we cd just read th cliff notes ⊕ wiki pg but we'R discovering so many othr intresting tidbits + kipple, specially regarding th animal/&droid dichotomy...
11/15> posted «My Brief Marriage with Raúl» by Joe Aguilar on 5leepingfish > cleǝned house listening 2 the above mixtape, dwelling on th idea of kipple + how2 oper8 in a vacuum > 8 tofu + eggplant w/ rice + watched Jagged Edge (★★) after starting 2-3 other movies + abandoning them aftr 10 minutes... so many bad movies it's hard 2 wade thru all the 5hit > word-L du jour:
1/16> another elǝv8or dreǝm onely thi5 time we walkd th hole weigh up (38 flrs) so we wdn't have 2 get in2 a crowdid elǝv8or w/ ma5kless covidiots > @ sum pt we were al5o Xing a river 2 get 2 N I-L& + rathr than w8 4 th fairy we bundled R clothes + B-longings + 5wam aↄross then on¢e we was5 on th I-L& + told sum 1 we 5wam they 5aid it wa5 EZ in-B-tween tide5 + in dat direction but once th tide 5hifts high it'd B-come treacherous so we got worried + went down 2 thi5 doc 2 jump off + swim back but th doc Xtended all th way 2 ware u cd jump w/o landing in th water, but when 1 l∞kd back twards th I-L& th doc din't Xpand in dat direXion > then we went 2 happy hour in R h0teL + we tried a ¢rackr w/ tuna 5alad on it + told R bedder-½ they were g∞d + went 2 grab N othr but th 5erver told u5 we cd onely have 1 wich 5eǝmed ab5urd > we were hanging out w/ sum ppl dat 8 pot8o ¢hips + 5aid it wd B like me offering U just 1 pot8o ¢hip + they laughed + 5aid n0 way, wa5 th 5erver religious or sumthing?
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