File spoon-archives/lyotard.archive/lyotard_2003/lyotard.0302, message 41

Date: Wed, 12 Feb 2003 19:04:34 +0000
Subject: Re: war fears


Thankyou - that's the one.  I, of course live in the bizarre 
contradiction, that I am of course please that Rice and Powell, to name 
the relevant US subjects, can now achieve previously unheard of levels 
of social and political power, the triumph of the difference I 
presume... but at the same time recognise that they are deeply 
reactionary figures...


Judy wrote:

> Steve
>>  ...Obviously the alpha-male aspect simply fails to work unless you 
>> are prepared to de-gender the reference to the 'male' to allow 
>> entrance for the psychotic females of the species...
>> As for Cheney as an individual surely political emasculation is what 
>> is required ?
>> [I am not accusing you of deliberate sexism but the alpha-male 
>> reference is precisely that...unconscious perhaps?]
>> [What is that terrible womans name in the US executive called ?]
> would it be Condoleeza (sp?) Rice you are thinking of, the 
> presidential National Security advisor?
> judy


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