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  • groups and organizations concern me. their squelching of individuality in order to perpetuate the group.

    their infliction of identity. their instilling of self-promoting virtues.

    i live in century city. nice neighborhood. by a mcdonald's.

    there's always cheeseburger wrappers wilting the gutters. fry boxes filling up gutters. torn trash trickling down rain gutters.

    i thought trash must have dropped the trash.

    people with no class.


    it's people's in beemers. cars too nice for the trash they generate from the calories they consumate.

    one day i saw a mexican woman who could have been a uruguayan woman or a nicaraguan woman or a salvadorian woman but not a brazilian woman so probably a mexican woman and i saw this woman and she was sweeping up the mcdonalds trash.

    she was a mcdonalds employee.

    i saw this and i thought, this is unsustainable.

    there is revolution.

    but like planets circling suns and solar systems circling galaxies and the galaxies circling the universe revolution is slow.

    i hear in the center of the universe there is nothing that can be experienced by a neurologically equipped carbon based life form.

    pure nothingness.

    if you move into the center of the spinning wheel everything revolutes around you.

    you are motionless. in terms of vectors and x y z axes (though i guess you'd have angular momentum since you'd be spinning).

    either way. you can watch it. the revolution.

    i am that man.

    a neurologically equipped carbon based life form on a rock watching the revolution.

    i am full of love. a result of neurobiology.

    i am full of shit. a result of my carbon base.

    one day the mexican woman will not pick up the beemer's trash in a mcdonald's uniform.

    wait in nothingness and observe.

    make it everything.

    and remember, if the universe's purpose was us, that suggests intent.

    if there is intent that suggests a desired outcome.

    but who would imagine this desired outcome?

    99.9999% of the universe did not include us.

    so if this desired outcome was a neurologically equipped carbon based life form then this universe is one inefficient machine.

    just saying.

    (r)evolution is slow.

    Read more about the universe and intent on Brain Pickings
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