the Law in general […] cannot be rationally motivated since it would then be subordinate to reason and so lose its absolute authority. The Law can retain that authority only by being a resounding tautology (‘The Law is the Law!’), an empty signifier

 Terry Eagleton (via alterities)

Trailer Trash

Trailer Trash - Modest Mouse
And I shout that you’re all fakes
You should’ve seen the look on your face
And I guess that’s what it takes
When comparing your bellyaches

Check out this mix on @8tracks: The Start Of Something  by Alisnotthere.

Fun Beats for a fine farewell to good old summer
 TV Girl - Girls LIke Me The Like - Fair Game Camera Obscura - My Maudlin Career  Islands - No Crying Tennis - Marathon/ Mastered ACC Voxtrot - The Start Of Something TV Girl - Easier To Cry Faded Paper Figures - B Film Amy Winehouse - He Can Only Hold Her The Asteroids Galaxy Tour - The Golden Age She & HIm - Never Wanted Your LOve The Four Tops - It’s The Same Old Song Glenn MIller - Peggy, The Pin-Up Girl Babyshambles - I wish Gold Motel - Safe In L.A. Adam Green & Binki Shapiro - Pleasantries unouomedude – Every Morning (Sugar Ray Cover DEMO) The Pastels - Check My Heart Asaf Avidan - One Day // Reckoning Song Phoenix - Too Young Lily Allen - Everything’s Just Wonderful Geographer - Verona Stardust - Music Sounds Better with You

Check out this mix on @8tracks: The Start Of Something by Alisnotthere.

Fun Beats for a fine farewell to good old summer


TV Girl - Girls LIke Me
The Like - Fair Game
Camera Obscura - My Maudlin Career
Islands - No Crying
Tennis - Marathon/ Mastered ACC
Voxtrot - The Start Of Something
TV Girl - Easier To Cry
Faded Paper Figures - B Film
Amy Winehouse - He Can Only Hold Her
The Asteroids Galaxy Tour - The Golden Age
She & HIm - Never Wanted Your LOve
The Four Tops - It’s The Same Old Song
Glenn MIller - Peggy, The Pin-Up Girl
Babyshambles - I wish
Gold Motel - Safe In L.A.
Adam Green & Binki Shapiro - Pleasantries
unouomedude – Every Morning (Sugar Ray Cover DEMO)
The Pastels - Check My Heart
Asaf Avidan - One Day // Reckoning Song
Phoenix - Too Young
Lily Allen - Everything’s Just Wonderful
Geographer - Verona
Stardust - Music Sounds Better with You

Frontiersmen were never afraid of poetry. It was Big Business with its fear of femininity, it was the eunuchoid clergy capitulating to vulgar masculinity that made religion and art sissy things.

Humboldt, Humboldt’s Gift (via ascurrency)

uchicagoadmissions:

The late Saul Bellow— author, Nobel prize winner, professor of English, and chairman of the University of Chicago’s Committee on Social Thought— at a book-signing in the university’s bookstore for his novel “Humboldt’s Gift” in 1975.
From the photography archives of the Chicago Maroon. 

uchicagoadmissions:

The late Saul Bellow— author, Nobel prize winner, professor of English, and chairman of the University of Chicago’s Committee on Social Thought— at a book-signing in the university’s bookstore for his novel “Humboldt’s Gift” in 1975.

From the photography archives of the Chicago Maroon