I came across this as I was searching for 'control' on the internet... something worth thinking about. This is not directly related to my current project. or is it not? What about the space collective?
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Project: Designing Science Fiction Scenarios
Ok...this might be a bit out of place, but I'm posting it nonetheless. It's a quirky video on downtown LA. The editing is a bit hard to watch at times (too much, too fast makes me dizzy), but I found it to be an good example of developing interest/fascination out of the most mundane of things.
A first approach to our story treatment (posted on Joshua’s time capsule).
Dumb people overload
“I have a dream that one day this nation will rise up and live out the true meaning of its creed: We hold these truths to be self-evident: that all men are created equal.”
God… what in the world was he thinking when he...
@ DREAMING OF YOU
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+ tap into your computer's dreams with this program. install at your own risk.
+ This program was made in collaboration with Jamie Burkart while living at the
Documenting Graphic Language
I'm going to post on this space a series of graphic design work that I think is relevant to be documented. I started with Lou Dorfsman's work.
The idea is post relevant images that exemplify how the terrestrials communicate apart from vocal language.
An email my brother Michael Anissimov sent to me in response to the three rant clips posted toward The Great Enhancement Debate, with short response commentary by myself:
Haha interesting. Was this from that one interview with your friend's dad? Great to get these ideas out there for people to debate, I'll post these videos on my blog. ...
What might have baffled us once, the question of "saving the world," is now a non-issue; we know that we care only about people of selected qualities, namely matched intelligence, strength and character of the highest order. And with that, we do what writers do: appeal to those who aren't yet destroyed to wait out the end of humanity,...
recently i have found some articles on the concept of "Singularity" -- the idea that at a certain time humans and machines will coalesce in to a singular property. Some ideas claim that this will happen at some time in the 2020ish range-- at least that's all I've seen so far. after i had read these articles i began to think....
Many people think a world government should be created by those with experience in politics, but that is exactly what we need to avoid. That is what got us into this mess. We need something most people can agree on.
Democracy is everyones' right. Democracy means the people together are above government, as in government by the people instead of...