KKK wizard David Duke’s 1990 run foreshadowed pro-Trump passion. It’s Duke’s 1991 gubernatorial campaign that I remember better. He showed up to speak on campus. The turnout was huge and I was among only a handful of protesters. We didn’t feel threatened by fellow students, but the campus police harassed us. Who knew that we weren’t an atavistic anomaly, but a window to our future? If Hillary had only the charisma of Edwin Edwards and the same shitty neoliberal policies, we wouldn’t be in this mess. Oh wait. That’s pretty much her husband Bill, isn’t it?
The Revolution Will Be Weird and Eerie. Review of the recent Mark Fisher book. It’s on the list.
John Cooper Clarke on Thomas De Quincey’s Confessions of an English Opium Eater.
Tillerson Used ‘Alias’ Email for Climate Messages. He might get in more trouble with elements within the Trump administration for acknowledging climate change than with the judicial system for his evasion from delivering subpoenaed communications.