Harman on Fire

Here… he discusses variants of trumpery. Then there’s this line:

“[Y]ou’re not a Fraternity Brother until you swim drunk across the pond with a burning candle wedged in your crotch.”

Let me stipulate that managing to keep a candle going while in water is perhaps a bit more difficult than making Heidegger pro-technology…

Meanwhile, Adam Kotsko reminds us that we just need to “read harder.”


  1. Hmm… but sometimes people are making critiques of Deleuze that confuse the virtual with the potential and there is actually a difference there. Still, no man should have to light his crotch on fire to be accepted by other men whose dicks are scorched. Why would they want to!

    1. Sure, people do confuse the two… the others on the list fit better…

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