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{ brad brace } on Thu, 22 Jun 2006 00:41:17 +0200 (CEST)

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Re: <nettime> the idea of nettime

On Tue, 20 Jun 2006, Pit Schultz wrote:

> ...and third, to regret having a list moderated which
> grows to many thousands of people is like regretting that
> you have a brake on your bike when your're rolling downhill.
> there is no place for the long tail on an unmoderated list,
> see the usenet history.

Thanks! I appreciate these later-day-aspirations of
'decentralization' but one should also marvel and embrace
the inconvenience of everything-at-once ('no brakes.')
Usenet in this sense is still very vanguard (eg. just try
squelching chinese dissidents on newsgroups!) The 'present'
is evermore moderated by military-industrial-entertainment
(artworld) concerns... unfortunately many artists are still
chasing the new-market-technology-defaults: imagining that
by associating their wily efforts with new technologies,
somehow their work will ipso facto be 'current' and valid

I might mention-in-passing that I just scanned
"12hr/016734.jpg" -- especially and delicately-pertinent and
due to appear online (even if artworldmuseums are finally
torched or converted to functioning social-centres--whether
I'm still alive or not) approximately July 2017.

Bring IT on!


"Nothing can be said about the sea."
-- Mr Selvam, Akkrapattai, India 2004

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