Melting the Candle from Both Ends

On Monday I posted that denying yourself luxuries can be immoral. The interesting and challenging mindaeterna pointed me toward Slavoj Žižek's RSA talk First as Tragedy Then As Farce, which repudiates the idea of buying a feeling of worth completely: http://youtu.be/hpAMbpQ8J7g I agree with much of Žižek's analysis: unhappiness with a situation is a powerful … Continue reading Melting the Candle from Both Ends