Vote Experimental!
April 30, 2003 3:34 PM   Subscribe

Vote the Experimental Party! America's latest political party. "We must work to incorporate the avant-garde and the spirit of experimentalism into the fabric of our nation. The history of our next hundred years must emerge from the rich mosaic of alternative culture, from the lofts of San Francisco to the barrios of New York City." One mad artist with unfortunate facial hair and a Tom Paine fetish. God love ALL the kooks.
posted by theplayethic (6 comments total)
"Alone in the mud yes the dark yes sure yes panting yes someone hears me no no one hears me no murmuring sometimes yes when the panting stops yes not at other times no in the mud yes to the mud yes my voice yes mine yes not another's no mine alone yes sure yes when the panting stops yes on and off yes a few words yes a few scraps yes that no one hears no but less and less no answer less and less yes."
posted by The Jesse Helms at 3:41 PM on April 30, 2003

experimentalism in the lofts of san francisco?

not likely.

unless, maybe, one were to feature "experimentalism" in one of those fancy lifestyle catalogs.

or if herman miller sold it.
posted by fishfucker at 5:20 PM on April 30, 2003

as a sub-note, and so i don't just come off as a snarky "CLASS WAR NOW!" one note hero, i took an art course at one point from Randall Packer -- who appears to be rather involved with this website -- at U.C. Berkeley regarding (what else?) "Art & Technology".

I believe it was a sort of seminar, and was actually rather enjoyable, because there was a huge mix of majors involved, which often made for interesting dialogue. Also i believed i was first introduced to Kac's "GFP Bunny" during this course (and later got to see a bunch of hippies yell largely irrevelant comments at him during a lecture he gave).

anyway, good times.

thanks for the link. i'll have to look through this a little more.
posted by fishfucker at 5:28 PM on April 30, 2003

hey, I love artists. my girlfriend is an amazing artist. I could probably be a decent one myself if I gave it a little more effort.

but this, this can only end badly.
posted by dorian at 5:31 PM on April 30, 2003

gads. "believe", "irrelevant".

maybe i should've taken a spelling course.

posted by fishfucker at 5:32 PM on April 30, 2003

man, if that's not a word, it should be one.

"why, you irrevelant bastard!"
posted by dorian at 5:39 PM on April 30, 2003

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