Morlock Elloi on Wed, 9 Nov 2016 23:22:03 +0100 (CET)

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Re: <nettime> What is the meaning of Trump's victory?

The lasting legacy of the progressive royalty is displacement of
artistic, scientific and generally intellectual prowess by the
banality of minority membership(s). Empowering creepdoms of various
persuasions *is* the principal tool of identity politics, and we have
just encountered its limits. Good riddance, for a while.

On the side note, surfing live streams of progressive
channels/establishments last night was the best entertainment in
years. Almost Beckettian.

On 11/9/16, 0:44, Brian Holmes wrote:

financial elites. Rhetorically, the Democrats had assimilated all
the liberation struggles of the 1960s, which they saw embodied in
the skin of Barack Obama and the gender of Hillary Clinton. Who
could oppose them? Only an obscure and detestable category: the

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