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“I’d rather catch a herring than the Zeitgeist”


“I’d rather catch a herring than the Zeitgeist. It’s not because I’m myself. The reason is that I read Heidegger. He writes about Das Man: like everyone would do. Yes, I read philosophy in my youth in parallel with the formation of my identity. In that way I think that the privileged children are those who should primarily contribute with philosophy and art. Any other way is mimbo jimbo.”

Suddenly, the lecturer’s chair, which is located behind him, explodes.

“This chair has exploded. I can’t sit on it.”

(The articles at The Other Newspaper are fictitious. The purpose of The Other Newspaper is to give the public a new, disturbing and humorous reflection of the way we consume news on traditional media and posts on the social media that make the recipient question whether the world needs to change and whether one can live online.)