Redundancy and Replication

Beacon in the darkness. 1940's diner. Cultural entities, artefacts and places are simple moments, nodes in time and space.  It is true that any particular node in some way encodes the whole culture in its form and the patterned flow of information and energy from, around, through and as that thing.  Cultural systems protect themselves…

Decoding Instagram

The ancient emergence of information-encoding mechanisms that seek both optimal self-replication and resilience against catastrophic loss of components and sub-systems - in contemporary manifestation.

Neurosis

A neurosis is a problem-solving solution that has lived past it's use-by date and just keeps on keeping on.