Re: Asian-ness (was Re: "Whiteness" Re: Obseneties)
|From:||Jonathan Jones <jonathan.jones@...>|
|Date:||Sunday, September 3, 2000, 10:11|
> I talked to my father about this. He just said it's a symptom oftheir
> whole-hearted embrace of Western _bok qwai_ materialistic values.
> "They worship the Western religion of the Machine. They are notcritical
> enough to see what is of real value. A car is just a machine.Machines always
> break down eventually... as do so-call 'Civilizations.' Look at whatis
> happening to England. Bloody shame it's turning into a Third Worldnation.
> And you know that the Industrial Revolution started there, right?"
I agree with the general sense of this message, but what do you mean
"look at what is happening to England"?
JJ - a worried Englishman.