Category Archives: Just Talk

Miscellaneous posts exploring the meaning of “youth culture” and interpreting the nature of “black culture.”
These posts are random.

Let’s Get This Money

“You can’t spend your life doing foolishness” and indeed, we didn’t want to live in, or with, mediocrity, banality and/or absurdity. Impoverishment didn’t carry much appeal either; we wanted the things, items, goods, clothes, stuff; we wanted any symbol of … Continue reading

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Mensa Rejects

In order to qualify for Mensa, dubbed the high IQ society, you must be in the special 2%, which means, you score above 150, and yet, how are we to compare the pursuit or beauty with the pursuit of intelligence? … Continue reading

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Elective Affinities

In this 1809 text, our lead questions his own commitments; whether he should be committed to a stable marriage, rather than going out and being enriched by “spontaneous passion”. In our modern time, there are those that would refer to … Continue reading

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The World Has Changed

Yes indeed Here’s a quote from University of Tennessee law professor emeritus Frances Lee Ansley: ‘By “white supremacy” I do not mean to allude to the self-conscious racism of white supremacist hate groups. I refer instead to a political, economic … Continue reading

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Getting Started In Life

“…that any wage I asked of life, life would have willingly paid” John Lennon has been attributed with saying that “life is what happens to you whilst you busy making plans” and for most of us, we might just agree. … Continue reading

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George Simmel/Chasing Clothing

In her book, “Fetish and the art of the teese”, burlesque dancer/performer, Dita von Teese advances that clothing is the way through which we convey messages and ask questions, if not only provoking thought. In our “modern” era, however, the … Continue reading

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Dark Matter

okay…having engaged in that diabolical debacle, desperately demanding more people view this site, it’s about time we returned to taking care of our current affairs, for the same question remains as, “why supremacy?” In our opinion, there are only two … Continue reading

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