Elitism may be annoying, but the mob is dangerous.– In Defense of Elitism | Tucker Carlson | The Daily Beast | 28 October 2008
The dollar is an occult, mystical unit based entirely on the belief that...– Victor Pelevin, The Sacred Book of the Werewolf, page 229
Radical Islamist terrorism will never disappear because the West defeats it....– The Next Generation of Terror | Marc Sageman | Foreign Policy | 19 February 2008
The elite here is divided into two branches, which are called ‘the...– Victor Pelevin, The Sacred Book of the Werewolf, page 85
Chuck Klosterman's 23 Questions
1. Q: Let us assume you met a rudimentary magician. Let us assume he can do five simple tricks — he can pull a rabbit out of his hat, he can make a coin disappear, he can turn the ace of spades into the Joker card, and two others in a similar vein. These are his only tricks and he can’t learn any more; he can only do these five. However, it turns out he’s doing these five tricks...