This Week…Reality, Insanity, Rochester, the universe


“It is sometimes an appropriate response to reality to go insane.”

“If you think this Universe is bad, you should see some of the others.”

“There will come a time when it isn't 'They're spying on me through my phone' anymore. Eventually, it will be 'My phone is spying on me'.”
Philip K. Dick

The old order is crumbling and it’s going to take a while before the dust settles again, providing an opportunity, in the haze of chaos and confusion that will surround us, for people to boldly remove the safety catch and take chances they perhaps mightn’t have done previously. For, in order to help us make sense of this world of breakneck change in which we live, the perceptions of the artist are needed more than they have been for a long time.

Nice piece by Greg Wilson about John Higgs, The KLF etc etc.

Breaking news from Rochester:

Meanwhile, in Turkey;


Do you have secrets? Security expert Bruce Schneier has little patience for those who say they don’t. The hidden ways you're tracked

Old one but a good way to fund a tour on silence…


Knock Knock – Who's there? – SNOW!!!

Blow-dried cows


UK Party leaders agree to pre election online Q&A sessions

Mark McCloud Has 30,000 Tabs of LSD in His House – ok then mate.

It's all going off in Parliament Square – police have erected fences and anarchists have pulled em down…

Right I'm out of here: