Experimental, impressionistic sub-paragraph tumblin' (think obstsalat)


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But she smiled sweetly
She smiled sweetly
She smiled sweetly
And said don’t worry
Oh, no no no
Oh, no no no
Oh, no no no
— Rolling Stones, She Smiled Sweetly

01:03 <jast> not a meta-discussion, please :(
01:04 <kyevan> jast: Well you just started a meta-meta-discussion. And I think I just started a meta-meta-meta-discussion. Crap.
00:22 <shevy> dumdedum
00:22 <shevy> ein penpen geht herum
00:23 <shevy> und fällt er in den graben
00:23 <shevy> werd ich mich an ihm laben!

Bell’s going to ring
Hear the alarms
Better tell the fire chief
To quit playing cards
— Rolling Stones, Sparks Will Fly



No matter where I go baby, no matter what I do
I spend my whole life honey, just thinking of you
Yeah it don’t seem to matter, who’s right and who’s wrong
I want to tell you how I feel now, in the words of this song
— Rolling Stones, Keys To Your Love


In another land where the breeze and the
Trees and flowers were blue
I stood and held your hand.
And the grass grew high and the feathers floated by
I stood and held your hand.
— Rolling Stones, In Another Land


ThoughtThe next Anarchaia will appear Thursday, August 30.
hiking in abercorn

Don’t you know you’ve got it in for me
I knew it right from the start
I’m still learning my lines baby
Since you’ve rewritten my part
— Rolling Stones, Infamy

Meta means that you step back from your own place. What you used to do is now what you see. What you were is now what you act on. — Guy Steele, Growing A Language


ThoughtSurpise issue!!

Welcome to the Hotel California
Such a lovely place
Such a lovely face
Plenty of room at the hotel california
Any time of year, you can find it here
— Eagles, Hotel California

Midnight Blue #8

I done my traveling
I done my traveling
From now on, it’s just gambling,
That I’ll be doing here
Be doing here
— Dan Bern, Cowboy


ThoughtAnarchaia will resume publishing Monday, August 27. I’m camping.

“Forward, the Light Brigade!
“Charge for the guns!” he said:
Into the valley of Death
Rode the six hundred.
— Alfred Lord Tennyson, The Charge of the Light Brigade

Triad back backlit
17:44 <chris2> entropie:
17:44 <chris2> die url ist zuverräterisch
17:44 <entropie> :D
17:44 <entropie> wenn ich mir ne todesart aussuchen dürfte würd ich von dem teil gerne erschlagen werden

It’s nice to talk to you today
It’s very pleasant anyway
Is this as far as you go, girl
But I’ll let you guess
You can get me
If you let me oh yes
— Rolling Stones, If You Let Me

Gothic Blue flash
23:11 <chris2> what's the biggest haskell app?
23:11 <ricky_clarkson> ghc?



Get in the groove and let the good times roll
We’re gonna stay here to soothe our soul
It could take all night long
— Rolling Stones, Good Times


So if you’re down on your luck
And you can’t harmonize
Find a girl with far away
And if you’re downright disgusted
And life ain’t worth a dime
Get a girl with far away eyes
— Rolling Stones, Far Away Eyes


Tuffo rudimentale

When I hear the drummer, get me in the groove
When I hear the guitar, makes me wanna move
Can you feel the magic, floatin’ in the air?
Can you feel the magic? Oh, yeah
— Rolling Stones, Can You Hear The Music

the main pond

It’s beginning to make me angry
I’m beginning to hate it
You’re a user, you’re a user
I’m gonna shake you
— Rolling Stones, Dirty Work

22:45 <Aria> Some moron dug up a fiber optic line a hundred km from here.



Don’t drive any faster than the angels can fly
I see you racing around like the speed of light
I see you walking around out there
Wind is flying through your hair
I know you just won’t listen but I try
Don’t drive any faster than the angels can fly
— Dan Bern, Angels

You say the city looks different, it s somehow lost its charm
Fire engine fly by with its annoying alarm
Did the angels ever really look this sad and blue?
You say the city has changed, well maybe it’s you.
— Dan Bern, City

Roto y Abandonado


Brooklyn, 2007

Now you’ve got some diamonds and you will have some others
But you’d better watch your step, girl
Or start living with your mother
So don’t play with me, ‘cause you’re playing with fire
So don’t play with me, ‘cause you’re playing with fire
— Rolling Stones, Play With Fire

Sunset at Church Strand

This heart of stone, darlin’. No, no, this heart of stone
You’ll never break it, darlin’. You won’t break
This heart of stone. Oh, no, no, no
You better go, you better go home
— Rolling Stones, Heart Of Stone


ThoughtThe Anarchaia Happy-Happy-Birthday prize goes to Dietrich Raisin for sending me this NSFW birthday card. I’d like to thank all participants.

I am the king, the king of the world
It could ve been you, but it s me
I’m surprised you didn’t hear about it
It was on the cover of Newsweek
— Dan Bern, King Of The World

The Great Escape
12:23 <rretzbach> Geld spielt keine Rolle.
12:24 <rretzbach> Das einzige was zählt, ist das Leben.

Nordrhein-Westfalen wird 50 Jahre alt. Lange Jahre war Nordrhein-Westfalen das Land mit dem blödesten Namen. Aber dann kam ja Mecklenburg-Vorpommern. Harald Schmidt (Alles Gute zum 50. Geburtstag!)

IMG 6340


Yes if ever your travels
Take you this far from home
Consult your map carefully
Steer clear of Rome
— Dan Bern, Rome

17:08 <rretzbach> % ls -l /dev/chris2
17:08 <rretzbach> lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 9 2007-08-16 17:07 /dev/chris2 -> /dev/null
17:08 <chris2> LOL
17:09 <chris2> \0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0\0
17:09 <rretzbach> :DDDDDDDD

Her eyes told me things I d only but dreamed
Her hair was strawberry golden
When silence did reign I was simply amazed
That mine was the hand she was holding
— Dan Bern, I’ll See You Someday




The day that Elvis died was like a mercy killing
America breathed a sigh of relief
We knew all about the drugs and the Vegas shows
And there wasn’t much of anything that looked like grief
— Dan Bern, Too Late To Die Young

17:00 <chris2> woran sterben forellen?
17:00 <chris2> an flusskrebs!

“Dieu a choisi celuy qui est… le plus simple en hypotheses et le plus riche en phenomenes” [God has chosen that which is the most simple in hypotheses and the most rich in phenomena] — Leibniz, “Discours de métaphysique”, VI, 1686

One badass peep, scene 2.

Every time a bird flies by
Tears well up in my eye
I can feel the rain from a couple mornings down
Out in the pasture the cow’s in heat
Someone gonna sweep her off her feet
Probably one of them bulls
Wander out here from town
— Dan Bern, Trudy

14:29 <penpen> Beim gestrigen Stammtisch der LUG hat übrigens jemand von einer absolut dämlichen Wirkung der Diskussion um den Bundestrojaner berichtet.
14:31 <penpen> Die Menge der Downloads von Antivirenprogrammen etc. von den Seiten des BSI ist in den Keller gegangen.


ThoughtThe Anarchaia Happy-Happy-Birthday Contest: It’s my birthday tomorrow, and the person that sends me the nicest (virtual) card till Friday shall become a CDN$10-coupon for (Yeah, LiSP.) Preferably Canadians should apply, considering the shipping cost. The wining entry will be published, there is no right of appeal.
my wandering ways

Are you gonna follow your soul
Are you gonna follow your soul
Are you gonna follow your soul
Or just the style of the day
Or just the style of the day
— Dan Bern, Soul

Happy to hold you in my arms too tight
Happy to be your ever faithful knight
Happy to love–you
— Dan Bern, Happy Tonight



In a notebook that I’m keepin
Beside me when I sleep
So I can write my dreams and like
The stuff that’s really deep
— Dan Bern, Thunder Road

7:56 <chris2> das haben die ägypter schon so gemacht
17:56 <entropie> und die ham nur noch irgendwelche pyramiden rumstehen
17:57 <chrissturm> ist eine recht stable technologie
17:57 <chrissturm> tausende jahre ohne patches
17:57 <chrissturm> aber wie auch wenn man die maintainer einmauert

I done my traveling
I done my traveling
From now on, it’s just gambling,
That I’ll be doing here
Be doing here
— Dan Bern, Cowboy


Somebody is watching you
Eat and drink and be of cheer
The sky has eyes and the walls have ears
Somebody somebody is watching you
— Dan Bern, Somebody Is Watching You

bandeja 862
14:50 <manveru> welche HTTP status codes sind primzahlen?
14:53 <penpen> 307, 401, 409, 503
14:54 <penpen> 101 fehlt noc

We sold it to the people of Kababa
For the Berlin wall and all the tea in China
For the gross national product of America
For the cash crop of North Carolina
Back when the earth had two moons
— Dan Bern, Kababa



by rafamvc

I thought of friends from years ago
In a youth I’d thrown away
And a girl who used to love me so
Though I couldn’t recall her face
— Thin White Rope, The Ghost


Guess it’s the sun that shrink
The houses and the streets of the town
Especially my house, which used to have
these hidden lands
— Thin White Rope, Hidden Lands


santa clara waking up

I need lithium and you, you make me feel the same
Some reaction in my blood puts bubbles in my brain
— Thin White Rope, Lithium

22:54 <duschendestroye1> muss das so sein das nichts passiert wenn ich xmonad starten will?
22:58 <chris2> ja
22:58 <chris2> haskell ist eine lazy sprache :-P
23:06 <duschendestroye1> die xmonad binary ist 0byte groß….
23:07 <chris2> duschendestroye1: der haskell compiler ist auch lazy

In this sweaty night some dry heat
May be a good thing howling in the street
It won’t be no lovers who condemn
The perfect heat that fuses them
— Thin White Rope, Atomic Imagery



Auf, auf zum Kampf, zum Kampf!
Zum Kampf sind wir geboren!
Auf, auf zum Kampf, zum Kampf!
Zum Kampf sind wir bereit!
Dem Karl Liebknecht, dem haben wir’s geschworen,
der Rosa Luxemburg reichen wir die Hand.
Dem Karl Liebknecht, dem haben wir’s geschworen,
der Rosa Luxemburg reichen wir die Hand.
— Bert Brecht, Auf, auf zum Kampf

15:30 <duschendestroye2> dhh und _why habens gut … ich will auch mal ein photo mit chris2 :(
15:30 <chris2> duschendestroye2: will nur auf anarchaia

Times there’s a time to make some changes
There’s times that things should stay the same
Times when I can’t seem to tell the difference
It’s easy to make that mistake
— Thin White Rope, Ring

Blurred Nightscapes



I’m amazed how the news does travel
Static like ghosts in gasoline
Faster than vision on a wire
Faster than voices overseas
— Thin White Rope, Wire Animals

17:35 <penpen> hat schon jemand den Ausdruck "flashstrike" geprägt?
17:35 <penpen> in Anlehnung an "flashmob"?

Hey, where’s Raquel? Isn’t she here?
No, I haven’t seen her for one million years.
Hey, what’s her problem? She dug that ground?
No, some of us just take a little more time to come around.
— Thin White Rope, Come Around


Well I hate to see the red red sun go down
I hate to see the red red sun go down
That’s when the hogbone man lay his knuckle down
— Thin White Rope, Red Sun


Lets drink to the hard working people
Lets think of the lowly of birth
Spare a thought for the rag taggy people
Lets drink to the salt of the earth
— Rolling Stones, Salt Of The Earth



Sie nimmt mein Herz und legt es auf den Tisch als wärs ein Buch
Serpentina zu Besuch
— Ernst Molden, Serpentina

18:29 <duschendestroyer> ich bin schon aufgeregt was steve uns heut berichten wird.
18:30 <et> duschendestroyer: Er stellt das iPhone Shuffle vor!
18:31 <duschendestroyer> ja es werden zufällig kontakte angerufen!
18:32 <et> Und ohne display, man weiss also erst wen man anruft wenn der sich meldet!

Dann bin ich dein Labyrinth
bin dein armer Hund der spinnt
schenk dir einen Edelstein
will für immer bei dir sein
— Ernst Molden, Labyrinth


sunset giants

Schau dein Mund ist rot wie Blut;
Schau dein Hals ist weiß wie Schnee;
Schau dein Herz ist schwarz und unruhig,
wie so ein Expresskaffee
— Ernst Molden, Expresskaffee

Nach dem Regen werden wir vielleicht noch ganz normal
fahren in die Stadt, essen im Lokal.
doch bis es soweit ist, werden wir uns kaum bewegen,
denn jetzt kommen wir.
Die Welt kommt nach dem Regen.
— Ernst Molden, Nach dem Regen

9511 Westerstraat toy store, night, sun



What was it you wanted,
Could you say it again?
I’ll be back in a minute
You can get it together by then.
— Bob Dylan, What Was It You Wanted?

22:16 <– chris2 has kicked shafire from #ruby-de (Quo usque tandem abutere, shafire, patientia nostra?)

His mother should have thrown him away and kept the stork. — Mae West

lazy s

This wheel’s on fire,
Rolling down the road,
Best notify my next of kin,
This wheel shall explode!
— Bob Dylan, This Wheel’s On Fire


Sitting there all pretty
17:13 <duschendestroyer> OLPC ist sowieso doof … wir haben OGPN gegründet
17:14 <duschendestroyer> one-girl-per-nerd
17:14 <chris2> :P
17:14 <duschendestroyer> viel wichtiger

Ye shall be changed, ye shall be changed
In a twinkling of an eye, when the last trumpet blows
The dead will arise and burst out of your cloths
And ye shall be changed
— Bob Dylan, Ye shall be changed

View from Upper Falls brink-3

Like a poor fool in his prime,
Yes, I know you can hear me walk,
But is your heart made out of stone, or is it lime,
Or is it just solid rock?
— Bob Dylan, Temporary Like Achilles


Oh, there’s changes in the ocean,
there’s changes in the sea
There’s changes in my true love,
ain’t no change in me.
— Bob Dylan, Rambler, Gambler

We all had our reasons to be there
We all had a thing or two to learn
We all needed something to cling to
So we did
— Alanis Morisette, Forgiven

18:22 <chris2> brb, friedhof
cambio vita2
23:37 <flgr_> har, great words:
23:37 <flgr_> possessionlessness
23:37 <flgr_> subbookkeeper
23:37 <flgr_> successlessness


ThoughtNo Anarchaia tomorrow, I’m away all day.
Amazonian dusk view

Will I see you tonight on a downtown train
where every night is just the same you leave me lonely
will I see you tonight on a downtown train
all of my dreams just fall like rain
all upon a downtown train
— Tom Waits, Downtown Train

16:44 <chrissturm> das is ja nämlich sehr schräg
16:44 <chrissturm> wenn man windows hat, kann man problemlos den neuesten safari laufen lassen, mit osx 10.3 nicht
16:45 <chris2> maul