Re: Debate [RE: Anniversary motto]

Lloyd Wood (
Thu, 7 May 1998 20:41:34 +0100 (BST)

On Thu, 7 May 1998, CobraBoy wrote:

> David Bowie said something very interesting in an interview a while ago. He
> see's the whole modern primitive movement as a movement of people looking
> for a common belief system due to the failings of the Church. Not that it's
> really organized in any real way, but that people have a void inside of
> them that they are trying to fulfill but tattooing, piercing, etc.

To fill the void inside you by piercing, you must first create the
void inside you by piercing.

Personally, I've never seen the point.

> It's
> almost as if we all have a archetypical program running that the church as
> supressed and without the Church's weight upon us we allow that program to
> run.

[insert 'Snow Crash' reference here.]