Notes Towards A Satirical Examination Of Ray ‘Batshit Jumblewords’ Brassier

RND/ To consider loose notes towards a satirical examination of Ray 'Batshit Jumblewords' Brassier, whose work and approach appears so stubbornly byzantine in its hopelessly tortured, hyper-obscurantist display of unimportant cleverness, it might as well arrive from an inherently insane synthetic intelligence that cannot help spew out impossibly complex pseudo-philosophical bullshit. There's very little joy … Continue reading Notes Towards A Satirical Examination Of Ray ‘Batshit Jumblewords’ Brassier

On Reza Negarestani’s Obscurantist “Intelligence and Spirit”

RND/ To consider Reza Negarestani's patently ridiculous tome "Intelligence And Spirit" an accidental Onion parody of conservative 'postmodern-generator' style parodies. Or maybe just a big showy display of barefaced mystification and stupefying verbiage - an unfettered, pseudo-philosophical slab of Quatsch and Nonsense. [..] a book on computation and culture that is riddled with patently false … Continue reading On Reza Negarestani’s Obscurantist “Intelligence and Spirit”