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Frederick Wilson on Wed, 20 Aug 2003 22:27:51 +0200 (CEST)


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Re: <nettime> sfweekly/anderson: attack of the smartasses: America the Bereft


Post-9/11, America delves deeper into unreality, infantilism, and
non-information.  A nation of two hundred eighty million in denial, bereft
of those killed, and despairing of catharsis yet desperate for blind but 
unsatisfying revenge, thus ever more hideous escapism.

Frederick Wilson

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>      [via <tbyfield {AT} panix.com>, courtesy of ao.]
>
> < http://www.sfweekly.com/issues/2003-08-13/feature.html/print.html >
>
>    Attack of the Smartasses
>
>    Friendster.com creator Jonathan Abrams wants to purge his uber-hip
>    dating site of phony profiles. But online "fakesters" are fighting
>    back. Hilariously.
 <...>

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