Charting collisions and collusions
Updated: Oct 5, 2022
"But aren’t we battered and bruised by collisions and collusions between reality and reminiscence." – David Eagleman, American neuro-scientist
The philosopher-militant cried “si vis pacem, para bellum,” (Latin: “if you want peace, prepare for war”).
Thus began the lifelong journey of reality and reminiscence evidenced as a typical collision of and a collusion of values without being relegated to a contradiction in terms.
In politics, collusions and collisions are highly sought-after commodities.
It’s celebrated with pomp, pageantry and pleasure to calibrate the highest levels of hype and hypocrisy.
De facto indigenous communities have accomplished a strategic collusion with inground gold. Tagged “Carpeaurum,” it is assuming the mantle of legal tender by resorting to the gold standard.