Allen vs the World

In pursuit of Immortality: Humanity and the Fear of the limited life

During his stay in Utgard, Thor wrestled Elli, the personification of old age, disguised as an old woman. One of the mightiest gods of Asgard, perhaps second only to the All-Father Odin, Thor was tripped and defeated by Elli, falling onto one knee. The effects of the apples of Idunn which kept the Asgardian gods… Continue reading In pursuit of Immortality: Humanity and the Fear of the limited life

Allen vs the World

The distraction of debate: Syonan Gallery and the war on sensitivity

People like to assume that our government is a retarded, low-functioning mess of an organisation that can never seem to get anything right. But as a believer of the existence of a hivemind-like system of ideas that is used to subtly control the thoughts, ideas and actions of it civil servants, and is extended to… Continue reading The distraction of debate: Syonan Gallery and the war on sensitivity