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rnv
rnv
Thomas Pynchon, Gravity’s Rainbow: Don’t forget the real business of war is buying and selling. The murdering and violence are self-policing, and can be entrusted to non-professionals. The mass nature of wartime death is useful in many ways. It serves as spectacle, as diversion from t... rnv.letterspace.org
JMaxB
JMaxB

@rnv Wow. Thanks. Haven't read GR in what? 50 years or so, and didn't remember this.

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odd
odd

@rnv Strong. Maybe a continuation of that would be to see capitalism as fueling the fire.