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Post-modernist redux

We use very sophisticated technologies to fuel nothing but deeply rooted and basic human drives: to communicate and to procreate. Anything else is just word-art well written.

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October 13, 2010
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Jo Wedenigg

Retrospective: A year, a sentence – 2008

Inspired by Stefan’s end-of-year post I felt it would be a good idea to take a step back too. Reflecting on the principal changes and challenges of 2008 and deconstruct what the fundamental value-reconsiderations might have been in 2008. I decided to put a year into context. To give back meaning to time. January. The […]

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Date posted
February 11, 2009
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Quotes of the week

»Das ist keine Lüge sondern eine sachzwangreduzierte Ehrlichkeit.« (Dieter Hildebrandt)   »Ohne Licht, keine Farbe.« (Jens)   »Die Struktur ist nicht der Weg.« (Well, this one is from … Me 😎 )

Date posted
February 10, 2009
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Sweet Talk

Lift me up on my honor Take me over this spell Get this weight off my shoulder I’ve carried it well Loose these shackles of pressure Shake me out of these chains Lead me not to temptation Hold my hand harder Ease my mind Roll down the smoke-screen Open the sky Let me fly Man […]

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Date posted
February 3, 2009
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In 2009 …

… the music should always be loud. … I want to buy some apples. … friends may come and go, but some should stay. … spring should be friendly. … I want to see an alpine forrest in autumn.   Happy New Year 2009!

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Date posted
December 31, 2008
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Tacet

Merry Christmas to everyone reading this blog. Johannes

Date posted
December 24, 2008
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A little update …

As you can see, I didn’t update this blog in the last months. This phase of silence should be over now. I started my new job here in Munich, had to find a flat, managed to get a german cell phone contract (at a horribly high price), and lots of other things involved in starting […]

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December 16, 2008
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Exceptional truth

“Erklimme das Gebirge oder steige ins Tal hinab, gehe bis ans Ende der Welt oder um dein Haus herum: du triffst immer nur dich auf den Straßen des Zufalls.” Maurice Maeterlinck (1862-1949)

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Date posted
October 21, 2008
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Haiku on freedom

A young man said to me: »You can’t make people change their minds. You can’t set them free.« Well fuck you, asshole. I’ll set myself free first! The rest can wait. (Rodney Orpheus)

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Date posted
September 2, 2008
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What they should keep

With only one match left to take place in the “Wörthersee Arena” here in Klagenfurt, the regional government and the municipality of Klagenfurt should ask themselves what was “good” and what was “bad”, what they should see as a chance to further develop and evolve Klagenfurt. Geographically Klagenfurt holds every asset in becoming a regional urban […]

Date posted
June 14, 2008
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Jo Wedenigg