Robbins, Mark on 13 Jan 2001 00:00:08 -0000

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<nettime> Deeply boring age

What Geert says hits the mark exactly.  Deeply boring age is perhaps the
most succint enumeration of the conceit that I have ever been in earshot of.
Not only has conflict been relegated to levels which most are either unable
or unwilling to participate on, but the gravity which those conflicts, or
simply great individuals, produces is absent as well.  Who will make the
next great push toward Union?  I would truly hate to think that the world
has run out of pushers in its attempt to understand itself.  
Mark Robbins  

-----Original Message-----
[]On Behalf Of geert lovink
Sent: Thursday, January 11, 2001 5:18 PM
To: Nettime
Subject: Re: <nettime> don't Disassociate Webdesign (as an aspect of app
engineering) from Usability

With my original posting I did not want to dump on web design, nor did I
want to glorify it. What I pointed at is a widespread attempt within the

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