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    Wut?

    Saw this posted elsewhere. Purportedly this is a description of a photography contest. WARNING: If you understand this, seek help immediately.


    “Transitions and displacements are the objects of reflection for our call. The concept of the two terms is a recall to the “liquid” vision of contemporary philosophy. Transitions, displacements, mutations of condition are the prerogatives of a fluid approach to reality, prerogatives of a free change in the state of things that allows full organic adherence to the environment and to the context in which each subject / object is immersed . The works that will take part in the exhibition will represent an excursus on the subject, addressed both from a physical, chemical and biological point of view and from a social, cultural and political one”

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    Re: Wut?

    Thats how to justify $120,000 for a banana.
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    Re: Wut?

    Quote Originally Posted by sail View Post
    Thats how to justify $120,000 for a banana.

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    Re: Wut?

    Looks like just another call for entries in an art competition.

    Transitions-and-Displacements-Call-RR.jpg

    But just reading the text itself, I'd think it's a proposal for federal funding of a dubious project ... or maybe a doctoral dissertation abstract at a spurious online university.
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    Or someone tossed the loose pages of a thesaurus onto the floor and wrote down whatever they saw on each page first.
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    Re: Wut?

    Quote Originally Posted by DrEntropy View Post


    Or someone tossed the loose pages of a thesaurus onto the floor and wrote down whatever they saw on each page first.
    reading the description, if you took a pic of those thesaurus pages it would be a valid submission and might even win a prize.
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    Re: Wut?

    Nah! Just auto correct!
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    Re: Wut?

    Looks like some user specs or assembly instructions I've seen in the past.
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    Re: Wut?

    I would call that what it is but this is a family magazine. Just remember, the most powerful words in the English language are all one syllable - war, peace, love, hate, sex,eat, food,yes, no,go, come,live, die, rob, steal, kill, car, bus, train, plane, boat, dog, cat, etc., etc.

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    Re: Wut?

    Quote Originally Posted by sail View Post
    Thats how to justify $120,000 for a banana.
    Actually the banana was free, it was the duct tape and wall that brought the money...

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    Re: Wut?

    It's talking about the concept of alternate reality, and that's all I can say.
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    Re: Wut?

    Quote Originally Posted by John Turney View Post
    It's talking about the concept of alternate reality, and that's all I can say.
    I know what that is, I live in it every day.
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