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Sunday, June 19, 2016

This is Really Happening!


WHAT IF THERE’S NO NEXT BIG THING?
Douglas Coupland

What if, in the tech world, there is no next big thing? First we had fire, then came the wheel, and the PC, then the internet and then Google and then the iPhone and then … that’s it. There’s nothing more left to come. We’re waiiiiiiting—but no, we’ve received all there’s going to be and tech’s broad strokes have all happened. Does this sound scary, or kind of sad? We can laugh at such a proposition because we know it’s not going to happen. We might dream of a year when people would just stop inventing new things, but in reality there’s going to be more and more new stuff. All of us will continue our lives permanently vibrating on the tech revolution’s vertical asymptote—screaming like Mia Farrow in Rosemary’s Baby, mid-coitus with the devil: “Oh my God, this is really happening!”
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Continue reading here, but that was the best part. http://www.e-flux.com/journal/what-if-theres-no-next-big-thing/

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Thursday, June 2, 2016

Mannlicher Carcano officially endorses Jeffrey Vallance!

Mannlicher Carcano officially endorses Jeffrey Vallance with this catchy singalong from their forthcoming full length "Campaign for My Eel Friends" -- this is edited from the LA end recording of the May 21st 2016 show, Mannatees!