RIDICULE IS NOTHING TO BE SCARED OF (The Mire)

Like David Stubbs, I’m of course delighted to have been shopped to the commissars of commonsense who compile Private Eye’s Pseud’s Corner. It’s always bracing to be middlebrow-beaten; a pleasure I can expect to enjoy fairly regularly from now on, since, if the section from the Mark Stewart feature that they selected is considered fair … More RIDICULE IS NOTHING TO BE SCARED OF (The Mire)

ANTI-CAPITAL (SOME MODEST BEGINNINGS) (k-punk)

I suppose it’s the possibility that by championing microcapitalism over macrocapitalism you are championing Thatcherism over old-school socialism. Well, you’re certainly moving beyond ‘old-school socialism’ but are you really back into Thatcherism? For all sorts of reasons, many of them presented on recent threads at hyperstition, I’m less than happy with using the term ‘micro-capitalism’. … More ANTI-CAPITAL (SOME MODEST BEGINNINGS) (k-punk)