I met Robert Plant maybe a year ago, and told him you basically taught me how to...– Jeff Koons WHY IS JEFF KOONS THE WORST?!?! (via hydeordie)
Shouldn't Have Taken His Weed →
Gay men are guardians of the masculine impulse. To have anonymous sex in a dark...– Camille Paglia (via glowrider)
“Rosseau and Wordsworth, loving female nature, open the door of a closet St. Augustine locked. Out pop vampires and spirits of the night who still stalk our time. We remain in the Romantic cycle initiated by Rousseau: liberal idealism cancelled by violence, barbarism, disillusion, cynicism. The French Revolution…was the first Rosseauist experiment. Rousseau believe man naturally good....
Paglia is Totalizing and Appealing.
“The beautiful boy is a rebuke to mother nature, an escape from the labyrinth of the body, with its murky womb and bowels. Woman is the Dionysian miasma, the world of fluids, the chthonian swamp of generation. Athens, says Campbell, was ‘untouched by the vulgar seriousness of a heterosexual commitment to mere life.’ Yes, mere life is indeed rejected by the idealizing Apollonian...
Camille Paglia’s totalizing vision is an utter contradiction of the mythological project she embraces. It is also the most well written and hilarious text I have read in YEARS!
I think God is a callous bitch not making me a lesbian. I’m deeply disappointed...– Diamanda Galas (via cruiseorbecruised)