Holland Festival on June 22nd with the Metropole Orchestra at La Carre just sold out in half an hour! Or are we not worthy of his humility, unlike criminals, the American indigenous, and the poor? It is no secret that almost all the world's religions are structured and governed by hierarchies of men. It may be a lesser form than satire, but, at its best, it is very far from nothing. Gore seemed to answer. It is reacting to smarm. One general point of agreement, in denunciations of snark, is that snark is reactive. We are going to inquire about adding another one. June 8th, 2010: Antony wrote an article memorializing the passing of Kazuo Ohno, which has been printed in the Guardian today. Surprise, a Gawker blogger who's never accomplished anything is jealous of Dave Eggers.
(See The Guardian's review of turning here.) Antony is preparing for his March 9th concert at the Brooklyn Academy of Music with the Brooklyn Philharmonic Orchestra, in collaboration with composer Nico Muhly. The decade that followed did little to clear up the trouble; if anything, the identification of "snark" gave people a way to avoid thinking very hard about. Everyone told me that I still ought to attend, that a walk down the red carpet would still be good for my career.
The sin of snark is rudeness, the anti-snarkers say. They in turn invited painters Tino Rodriguez and Virgo Paraiso to create costumes and a mystical environment and choreographer Sean Dorsey and his dancers to bring the dream sequence to life. Now I read them and I'm like, "Oh my God, they're doing a me on me!" Above (or beneath) it all, they are little. The fundamentalist Islamics recently did it in Baghdad, executing scores of young gay people in the last year to purge the "American influence" and win the favor of naive constituents. September 15th 2008 : Bjork's new video for "Dull Flame of Desire" with Antony on guest vocals can be seen here.