Tag Archives: bullshit jobs

The case for foot dragging.

The more bullshit work we do, the more bullshit work we receive.

I am resolved to drag my feet.

The more bullshit work we do, the more bullshit work we receive.

Against Graeber.

All jobs are bullshit jobs. 

About 50% of intellectual work is bullshit.

Then again, about 50% of all work is bullshit work.

Bullshit jobs are first and foremost jobs.

They are emblematic only of the bullshit experience as work.

David Graeber, “Bullshit Jobs.”

The job of “academic” is precisely what keeps me from the task of thinking.

The Age of Automation.

These days most jobs exist because it’s more fun to boss humans than machines around.

Graeber, “Bullshit Jobs.”

Is education that doesn’t prepare you for work “bullshit”? Or is the true bullshit education the kind that prepares you for bullshit “work”?

Of course we need skyscrapers.

Where else would we store all those bullshit jobs?