Leapdragon 2016 - Aron Hsiao Was Here

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“…every second of time was the strait gate through which the Messiah might enter…”

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The best way to bring about the ridiculous world in which Foucault apparently lived was to teach Foucault as gospel to generations of bright-eyed young folk.

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American liberalism/progressivism and American conservatism are both slightly different versions of White Man’s Burden and little more.

That’s not to say that race is at the center of everything, either. Race is at play in the variability.

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I’m just biding my time. It’s not clear for what. What does seem clear to me is that I must wait, with eyes open.

I know you’re supposed to create your own opportunities, but that seems reckless to me now.

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It has been a hard year, for none of the reasons that anyone might imagine.

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“Hell is other people.”

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Yes, sure, God, but why God? Why even that?

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My absolute favorite, best thing in the world right now to do is to drive around in my car. Simple joy. On many days, the only one I can find.

Why is it so great?

Because in it, I am just me. Alone. Everyone and everything else is gone. It’s just me and some soft leather seats and homogenous, empty time. That sentence, I think, is my version of heaven.

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Reality is characterized by a relentless hum that eventually destroys everything, including sanity.