"the double is “myself,”…conceived …under the modality of the …ethereal body, a pure substance of enjoyment exempted from the circuit of generation and corruption,…my mirror image, …what is “in me more than myself’"

- S. Zizek (via alterities)

"We don’t have to look at Iraq for an analogue to Missouri. We can look instead at Missouri."

- Elif Batuman on the problematic comparison. (via newyorker)

(Source:, via newyorker)

(Source: graveyardbabeyard, via insideoutfox)

(Source: tibets, via hottransmess)