Classic Doctor Who 5×17-22: The Enemy of the World

I may have said it before, but I’ve never meant it as much as I do now: This is not what I thought it was going to be. Continue reading “Classic Doctor Who 5×17-22: The Enemy of the World”

Let’s Read Gormenghast (Part the Third)

“All authority is quite degrading. It degrades those who exercise it, and degrades those over whom it is exercised. When it is violently, grossly, and cruelly used, it produces a good effect by creating, or at any rate bringing out, the spirit of revolt and individualism that is to kill it. When it is used with a certain amount of kindness, and accompanied by prizes and rewards, it is dreadfully demoralising. People, in that case, are less conscious of the horrible pressure that is being put on them, and so go through their lives in a sort of coarse comfort, like petted animals, without ever realising that they are probably thinking other people’s thoughts, living by other people’s standards, wearing practically what one may call other people’s second-hand clothes, and never being themselves for a single moment.”

-Kanye West

Yes. I’m almost positive it was Kanye who said that.
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