dogs are hard-boiled. cats are noir.
--- On Sat, 6/20/09, jacquesdebierue <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
From: jacquesdebierue <email@example.com>
Subject: RARA-AVIS: Re: On noir and humor
Date: Saturday, June 20, 2009, 9:14 AM
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "terry bowman" <foolesgold@...> wrote:
> > PRIME EXAMPLE OF THE MODERN NOIR CONDITION: Loitering!
> Does this make the Slacker an example of the modern noir character? If so, I am noir without even realizing it. Oh wait- I'm not French and not a motion picture. Never mind.
> happy weekend,
Well, the idea that the system needs to authorize a person to occupy a piece of space is both frightening and very funny. Like the idea that a person needs somebody else to tell him if he's healthy. My dog doesn't know any of that and he's fine. He doesn't know about noir, either. He never worries about anything. And of course, he's not into classification...
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