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"Post-modern Hyperrealism and the Art of Terrorism for Dummies."
^^^ Is that a book?
The successful application of the Fifth Generation of Warfare (5GW) is "indistinguishable from magic" (Rees 2009, following in the spirit of Clarke's Law, propounded by the author of 2001: A Space Odyssey) "any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic").
The Fifth-Generation warrior hides in the shadows, or in the static. So, then, how can analysts and researchers study and discuss 5GW?
The Handbook of Fifth-Generation Warfare (5gw) -Daniel H. Abbott
originally posted by: Leonidas
And one of my all time favourites, as partially seen in my avatar for years...
"Midway on our life’s journey, I found myself
In dark woods, the right road lost."
- Dante (Pinksy translation)
Midway this way of life we’re bound upon
I woke to find myself in a dark wood
Where the right road was wholly lost and gone
At the mid-point of the path through life, I found
Myself lost in a wood so dark, the way
Ahead was blotted out. The keening sound...
Nel mezzo del cammin di nostra vita
mi ritrovai per una selva oscura,
ché la diritta via era smarrita.
I marmaladed a slice of toast with something of a flourish, and I don’t suppose I have ever come much closer to saying ‘Tra-la-la’ as I did the lathering, for I was feeling in mid-season form this morning.
originally posted by: Astyanax
Genesis 1:1? That’s the way a kindergartener begins a story. Come on.
On Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays it was Court Hand and Summulae Logicales, while the rest of the week it was the Organon, Repetition and Astrology. The governess was always getting muddled with her astrolabe, and when she got specially muddled she would take it out of the Wart by rapping his knuckles.
The Once and Future King by T. H. White
It can hardly be a coincidence that no language on Earth has ever produced the expression 'As pretty as an airport'.