Chaos Patch (#21)
Some bits and pieces, which everyone if of course free to ignore:
Commercialization of war (video). This trend seems to be huge.
The (first) Age of Unqualified Reservations has now formally passed: “I think it’s clear that UR has gone on de facto hiatus, so it seems best to adhere to my own philosophy and make it official. … UR will reemerge, of course. But not here, and not soon – and probably not even in this form. I’ll also try to do something non-lame with the archives.”
Nydwracu crafts a conceptual tool of great value.
Action at Reddit.
William Gibson and Hyperstition (or not): “… was Gibson just a smart reader of the way things were already going, or — as Jack Womack suggested in the afterword to the novel’s 2000 re-issue — has ‘the act of writing it down, in fact, brought it about?'”
Alain de Benoist interviewed.
Singularity won’t save us (a conclusion I share, for entirely different reasons).
My Russian isn’t good enough to understand what the hell is going on in this, but NYC looks spectacular even when it’s teeming with Slavo-fascists.