Summa comes from latin, means “the whole” and it is meant to be my weekly note-keeping diary of songs, films, books, articles, tweets and the kitchen sink of all I have come across that made it past my attention threshold over the past week. I am shamelessly copying the idea from the excellent “Friday Random ” of the extraordinary gentleman of Good-Math-Bad-Math Mark Chu-Carroll. I hope he does mind 😉
1. Daniele Sepe: I have reaffirmed how much I like the crazy ethnic jazz variations of .
2. Watched the Brasilian film “Elite Squad” and I liked it. Think of a SWAT team action movie but with more flair. The starting song “Rap das Arma”, a brasilian gangsta rap about guns and the favela, is also very nice, in samba style!
3. Finished reading “The Post-American World” by Fareed Zakaria. Nice, easy read on geopolitics.
4. I was mesmerized by the cover of “Venus in furs” in a live of Mandrugada. Strike, dear mistress, and cure his heart…
- @photisss they could fence it though, even so for protecting the tree from careless motorists :p 9 hours ago
- RT @babolix: Getting echoes of @nntaleb 's spat with historians from John Grays latest column in the New Statesman: https://t.co/mkMF8Xiri… 5 days ago
- After UTMB, the winemaker crushed the John Muir Trail FKT. Worth watching his previous FKT on Corsica's GR20, the... fb.me/2NJwY9nBq 6 days ago
- The latest The Maurice Politis Weekly! paper.li/mgpolitis?edit… #najeebahmad 6 days ago
- The latest The Maurice Politis Weekly! paper.li/mgpolitis?edit… #ai #najeebahmad 6 days ago
- RT @KastanidisHaris: Η φτώχεια ενικήθη στην Ελλάδα (Eurostat).Όπως είπε και η σπουδαία Άλκη Ζέη:"ψάχνω την Αριστερά και δεν τη βρίσκω". 6 days ago
- RT @BrankoMilan: Social democrats all over Europe need to change but nobody knows how. 1 week ago
- @Palomar_qfwfq @evgenymorozov indeed and I would add to those change(d) also the Nation State, see aeon.co/essays/capital… 1 week ago
- RT @BrankoMilan: I don't know why but when I read Macron's interviews it sounds like a high school student who wants to show he is SO smart. 1 week ago
- @evgenymorozov The future does not need us, and I can't see a strategy for this anywhere in the politcal spectrum 1 week ago
- @AristosD personnel is policy, αλλιώς έχει προγραμματικό λόγο και στη Βουλή των Εφηβων. 1 week ago
- RT @BrankoMilan: Ending Inequality Between Countries: Not By Trade Alone - The Globalist theglobalist.com/income-inequal… 1 week ago
- RT @BrankoMilan: Referendums: GRC to leave the Euro => yes => outcome: No UK to leave Europe => yes => outcome: No CAT to leave ESP => yes… 1 week ago
- RT @spectatorindex: Youth Unemployment Sth Africa: 56% Greece: 43% Spain: 39% Italy: 36% France: 23% Turkey: 19% UK: 12% US: 8.9% Germany:… 1 week ago
- RT @Gath___: Ηταν κάποτε ένα δεξιό κόμμα που ανέβηκε στον Υμηττό κι ένας εξωγήινος του είπε πως είναι φιλελεύθερο 1 week ago