Monthly Archives: February 2021
The show is so not Star Trek they don’t even fight with TrekFu.
The second season is a second-rate superhero arch of “saving the universe.”
“Kill the Rich” is the manifest, “progressive” content. “Revolution is revolt” is the latent, conservative form.
“The drone” sound effect taps into anxieties over meaningless process and exhausted progress.
Yet even more “personal traumas” are actually political problems.
What you call freedom, I call oppressive. My heroes are your villains. I believe I am equal, you believe I am inferior.
That’s why you need to learn many languages.
Alienation from “mother tongue,” alienation from “mother land.”
Also known as an understudied people of an overstudied nation-state.
Fame is increasingly a function of self-promotion.