Well, a feedback loop of ever escalating antagonisms.
I was just listening to Brogan saying how he likes weed cos it's put him in a vulnerable state where he doesn't feel confident about anything, because those things that you think about then - those worries - are important.I did one yoga class and it was one of the most humiliating experiences of my life. I put me back in a state of adolescent consciousness I thought I'd escaped for good.
Ever since marks 'cold rationalist' phase I've been triggered by the very word.The argument I'm having with people about rationalism is against those who think something like Nazism can be explained as a plan for total rational control of society. They have mixed up their dystopias. Nazism was not by any means a rationalist ideology. Some forms of communism were tied to a rather naive scientism, but even this has to he understood as a sort of voluntaristic magical thinking - everything is possible if we will it hard enough! - LARPing in a labcoat.