Re: [-empyre-] Re: empyre digest, Vol 1 #130 - 7 msgs

> >> What morality or standard dictates that technology is a priority?
> >Judeo-Christianity and the Enlightenment.
> Smart arse responses such as the ones above are unproductive and insulting
> to my intellect and sincerity.

I was in part very serious.  Much of the technological determinism that
exists today is can trace much of its roots to the idea of human dominion
over the world and the scientific method, which emphasizes control and
quantification of reality.

Check out Postman's "Technolpoly" for more on this.

>Aren't we all sick of Flash Art?

Actually, I'm falling in love with it all over again this month.  Doesn't
mean it's the end all be all.  Just a guilty pleasure.

I have a new thread coming tomorrow.


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