And the pretentiousness of these folks -- the movie will be The Attack of the Clone Rebels -- prevents them from seeing that what they mostly do, all day long, is conform, adapt, copy, mimic, and submit -- all in the name of striking a blow for individuality and the rebel soul. Somebody needs to tell these people that the rebel soul is three hundred years old and now qualifies as a geezer. Just imagine this for a thought experiment, one that will illustrate all the principles involved -- walk up to a young lady with her eyebrow pierced and say, "Ooo! What an outrageous idea! However did you think of it?"
Thursday, September 29, 2005
just in case you missed it, this is the punchline of Doug Wilson's latest on relevence: