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Religion, art, taste, and other delusions.

Apr 062020

Every modern religion denies, as a matter of theology, that it is a religion.

Dec 312019

I hate modern architecture, but it hated me first.

Dec 262019

The idea that art should relate to the audience is exactly backwards.

Nov 222019

It is to what we now call manic phases that we owe a great part of the imperishable works of human civilization.

Oct 252019

We invent most of what we purport to find in art, which we call great when our stories about it please us sufficiently.

Sep 122019

Yesterday’s distant dream, today’s brilliant innovation, tomorrow’s basic human right.

Aug 302019

Christianity is like life insurance: you have to die to collect.