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between the raindrops

Padding the wallet. Balzac – Behind every great fortune lies a crime.┬áBehind every great fortune is a crime. Or perhaps a multiple series of crimes, a chain actions leading toward some altar of infinite power. The translation of Balzac’s original … Continue reading

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descent worries and anxiety: “easy delight”

I came across a biography of Maria Landrock who was a celebrity star during the Third Reich. It does force one to look at the role of popular entertainment within its context as part of the entertainment industry pushed to … Continue reading

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from a position of privilege

This was a rather particular photo album, brought to public attention in June of this year. The mystery was solved. It was the work of Franz Krieger and was owned by someone in the fashion industry who needed money to … Continue reading

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