Originally Posted by sipang
I still absolutely fail to see what's so silly about that (decontextualized) Rei quote (except for the suffering bit maybe), it's certainly not any dumber than the discussion it prompted here.
-- Presenting an old and fairly humdrum technique -- the use of constraints -- as something revolutionary, or worse, particular to her vision
-- Characterizing the clothing of the 1% as something remotely involved with suffering
I don't find it dumb, just overblown and yes, a bit silly.