Consanguineous Minds

A blog of endless curiosity

Monthly Archives: May, 2013

Bus Stop

I met George (not his real name) at the bus stop in my suburb, which is just far enough away from the city to become a melting pot of ethnicities … Continue reading

May 29, 2013 · Leave a comment

Man, Controller of the Universe…

Things that are connected can fuck each other up. This seems a fairly commonsense statement, but other than in sappy pop songs about teenaged romance, it seems that this understanding … Continue reading

May 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

A Question For The Ages!

When people ask me what I study I always reply with a gigantic smile on my face, “English literature and philosophy”. To this, 9 times out of 10 the response … Continue reading

May 19, 2013 · 1 Comment

Stephen Hawking joins academic boycott of Israel | World news | The Guardian

Originally posted on Indiĝenaj Inteligenteco:
Professor Stephen Hawking is backing the academic boycott of Israel by pulling out of a conference hosted by Israeli president Shimon Peres in Jerusalem…

May 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

Why being a social researcher is the coolest fucking job ever!

Here is your mission: infiltrate a Mexican factory and pose as a factory worker, and lead someone else’s life for months in order to gain data. I read a piece … Continue reading

May 1, 2013 · Leave a comment