Tag Archives: existentialism

a metaphor for my morning

(via 3eanuts*) * 3eanuts removes the final (4th) panel of Peanuts comic strips to reveal the existential beauty/horror of Charles Schulz’s masterworks.

Microsoft sells us the banality of despair

Video requires Silverlight. If you have problems seeing video, click here to view on original webpage. Q: What’s worse than existential grief? A: Probably Aristotelian irony in self-ignorance of said grief. That is what Microsoft seems to be selling us in this TV ad for Windows 7. It might be the saddest, most insidious 30 [...]

f(ice cream)

Yesterday I mentioned ice cream. Most days I mention ice cream, so let’s start over. In light of yesterday’s closing line about ice cream, let’s segue into a good and true story of ice cream. Let’s call this story “The Jackson Cone: a recursive ice cream function.” Or we could also call it “f(x) = [...]

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