Jan Vernee

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Mueller hands judge full memo detailing Russia probe scope

However, the memo remains classified and not public, leaving its details hidden.<p>Special counsel Robert Mueller has provided a federal judge with an unredacted version of the Justice Department memo laying out the scope of his investigation and the potential crimes he's authorized to pursue.<p>However, …

Het voorspel van de nieuwe Murakami

my-secret-eye:

Andrei Tarkovsky, Instant Light, 1970s<p>💜

universal property & Yoneda’s lemma

31 Incredible Books You Simply Must Read This Summer

Brilliant reads from July to September (UK release dates).

The Glorious Panic of a Radiohead Concert in 2016

The band’s U.S. tour debut at Madison Square Garden showed that the band’s dread-ridden point of view has never been more relevant.<p>Radiohead’s first American show in four years was terrifying. Throughout the band’s two hours and 15 minutes on stage at New York’s Madison Square Garden on Tuesday, my …

Indie Music

In Defense of Global Capitalism

Cover of the US version of the book<p>Author<p>Johan Norberg<p>Original title<p><i>Till världskapitalismens försvar</i><p>Country<p>Sweden<p>Language<p>Swedish<p>Subject<p>Globalization, …

Living in the memory

JG Ballard (1930-2009) by Michael Moorcock<p>My friendship with JG Ballard lasted about 50 years and was not always the easiest to maintain. In the early days at least we were naturally confrontational. Happily, we were united in what we wished to confront, if not always agreed on how best to go about …

Living in the age of permawar

Photograph: Mike Slee/Ecoplanet/pr<p>‘It’s there when you sit on a hillside and hear the sound of a flying machine somewhere overhead.’ Photograph: Mike …

8-Bit Philosophy: Plato, Sartre, Derrida & Other Thinkers Explained With Vintage Video Games

You thought video games were a waste of time? Well, think again. These 8-bit video games can teach you philosophy. Plato, Descartes, Nietzsche, …

135 Free Philosophy eBooks

<b>Boethius -</b> Consolation of Philosophy<p><b>Burke, Edmund</b> - On the Sublime and Beautiful<p><b>Camus, Albert</b> - The Stranger<p><b>Carroll, Lewis</b> - Symbolic Logic<p><b>Carroll,</b> …

Friedrich Nietzsche

44 Essential Movies for the Student of Philosophy

What comes to mind when you hear the phrase “philosophical film”? <i>The Matrix</i>, most likely, an obvious example of a movie—or franchise—that explores …

15 Great Films Adapted From Equally Great Novels

Warner Bros.<p>How often does a film adaptation of a novel you love meet your expectations? Circle one: A) Always B) Often C) Rarely D) Never.<p>I’m …

25 Books on Persuasion, Influence and Human Behavior

<i>Gregory Ciotti is the marketing director at Help Scout. This post originally appeared on the Helpscout blog.</i><p>Reading good books remains the supreme “life hack”—knowledge that often took years to assemble can be consumed in mere hours.<br>I can’t think of a single better way to empower your learning (and …

George Orwell Reviews a Book by That “Bag of Wind,” Jean-Paul Sartre (1948)

Yesterday we featured George Orwell's review of Adolf Hitler's <i>Mein Kampf</i> — not just an isolated newspaper piece, or one of a scattered few, in a life …

Quentin Tarantino’s Handwritten List of the 11 “Greatest Movies”

Earlier this week, we featured a list of Quentin Tarantino's 12 Favorite Films of All Time, given in response to <i>Sight & Sound’</i>s 2012 poll. This …

Summer Reads 2014

Whether lounging on the beach, sipping icy beverages poolside, or retreating into the blissfully air-conditioned depths of the indoors, there’s …