Sunday, September 15, 2013

Things That Bring Me Joy

Small things contained within larger like things, such as matryoshkas:

source: Wikipedia

Things which signify their contents, like this bottle of maple syrup:

Friends who know me are aware of how these things delight my philosophical side. Upon further reflection, I have discovered a third thing, namely contemporary things restyled in an old style, such as the anachronistic reworkings of current pop hits by Postmodern Jukebox:

I found the Scott Bradlee/Postmodern Jukebox videos and got the sense that things like this were the telos of the Internet.

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Blogger mawr90 said...

Dude, in a way this third thing: "contemporary things restyled in an old style" is perhaps a version of either (or both) of the above two, eh? -- G&J's Human

Sunday, September 15, 2013 10:42:00 PM  

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