Perfect This public “note to self” is a reminder to future me (for when I get around to it) that I will probably function best if I start with listing an output of a series of: 1 Every _ is a _ 2 Every _ is a _ 3 Every _ is a _ … until I’ve exhausted all of the parts of the systems I’m thinking of. Then, once that list is in place, go back and try to break it and/or justify it by building with it, testing as I go. It’s a fiction I’m building with but I’m hoping some value will come of it.

Perfect  This public “note
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1765: Joseph Priestley’s Chart of Biography is the Infographic (with accompanying textbook) that made him famous, got him an honorary Law Degree and was reproduced for a long time to come. The people listed here are found in the dark areas of the map Statesman and Warriors; Divines and Metaphysicians; Mathematicians and Physicians (natural philosophers were placed here); Poets and Artists; Orators and Critics (prose fiction authors were placed here); Historians and Antiquarians (lawyers were placed here).

1765: Joseph Priestley’s Chart
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It has no independent existence outside of humans transacting tangible and intangible goods and services using substitutions that are standardized. Much of the money is created in second order, not really linked to anything having to do with transacting good and services but rather amongst itself, guided by other rules, even arbitrary such as political laws or thieving schemes. But within the world of humans performing transactions, money is functional and through its functioning, it has reality. If you lack “enough”, you can die. That’s real.

It has no independent
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Post modernism died 35 years ago at least. It’s height was with Borges. “Garden of Forking Paths” — all related to the new discoveries (at the time) of theoretical physics, the mixing of fact and fiction, etc. But the thing is: we’ve all been raised in postmodern culture. Long long time now. 70+ years easily. Birthed into it. Breathed it. 1950s television. 1960s televised revolts. 1970s gas prices, etc. 1980s global theater and 90s push-button wars. All postmodern era. I say it died because it’s all of us now and has been.

Post modernism died 35
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