‘Roentgen rays, whatever rays are coming next. Seems every day somebody’s discovering another new piece of the spectrum, out there beyond visible light, or a new extension of the mind beyond conscious thought, and maybe someplace far away the two domains are even connected up.’ Continue reading
‘ The conferees had gathered here, Indian swamis concerned with the effect of time travel on the laws of Karma, Sicilians with equal apprehensions for the principle of vendetta.’
“Anti-Semitism flows directly from suburban fear of those who are always on the move, who set up camp for a night, or pay rent, unlike the Good Citizen who belives he ‘owns’ his home, although it is more likely to be owned by a bank, perhaps even a Jewish bank.”
Pure Pynchon brilliance. He got’s his bird-eye on the whole society and always sees more.