Jim Morrison Interview (1970) (26 years old)

He was a thinker. I could quibble with some of his thoughts (like getting caught in the focus on the individual trap and not realizing he was surrounded by women artists), but that is not the point. Much of this conversation is sadly relevant, partly because they touch on some perennial questions and partly because there is some prescience in Jim’s thoughts. And remember he was 26. I could post actual philosophers and write 5,000 words on this, but no one would click on it…

Web Reading List #6 [9-17-2013]

Guardian Story on Israel and N.S.A. Is Not ‘Surprising’ Enough to Cover
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WHAT’S BECOME OF THE GERMAN GREENS?
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The Suicide Detective
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The Progressive Movement is a PR Front for Rich Democrats
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We Must Hate Our Children
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How Does the Ruling Class Feel When It Rules?
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My Technology, My Self; When we talk about technology, aren’t we really talking about ourselves?
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Fear and Loathing in Modern Media: Hunter S. Thompson on Journalism, Politics, and the Subjective