Daily Archives: June 11, 2014

Mocking Atrocities

Banal, Joking Murderers by WILLIAM MANSON The “evil” of banality: the complacent acceptance of everyday “life” in the U.S. as trivial, demeaning, laughable.  If “work” is often senseless and mind-numbing, the average, sublimely ridiculous American has plenty ofpanem et circenses—a cornucopia of snacks, amusements and games which may soothe his otherwise  beleaguered, suffocating self.  As […]