Archive for December, 2012

The 29th Chaos Congress (29C3) – “Not My Dept.” and E.H.S.M. v.1

Tuesday, December 25th, 2012

{ paranoia warp factor }

Ever since the XLterrestrials have been attending the Chaos Communications Congresses, we’ve had our numerous critiques (and our paranoias well-greased). One XLt angle has often been that those within the IT and coder scenes don’t have or make a clear assessment about the big picture, i.e. who exactly is empowered by [...]

CiTiZEN KiNO #20: AhPookalypso

Friday, December 14th, 2012

< 21.12.12 > Citizen Kino (#20): Ahpookalypso, the end of the low-grade world, and a beginning of higher consciousness… at the incredible Panke ( also on FBook ) in Wedding. 17:ooh Doors + Soup ( Voku ), 18:30h C-Kino show.
“ 2012, Mayan culture is still here. The end of western civilization began with mass media [...]

Astounding Btropolis News from the XLt Grapevine

Friday, December 7th, 2012

{ L’Incal by Jodo and Moebius }
News hits the webstreets that the psychomagician himself is coming to Berlin in Feb for Transmediale Festival … Jodorowsky “will discuss his epic sci-fi comics oeuvre L’Incal, originally conceived with the artist Moebius in the late 1970’s. The conversation with Jodorowsky will be followed by a sci-fi [...]

The 5000 Fingers of Digital Horror, And Even The Cypherpunks Are Cringing!

Sunday, December 2nd, 2012

Coming Soon !


In the only feature film ever written by Theodor Seuss Geisel (Dr. Seuss), The 5,000 Fingers of Dr. T. (1953), the lead character – Bart Collins – is trapped at the surreal Terwilliker Institute, where the piano teacher is now a madman dictator who has imprisoned non-piano-playing musicians. There DR. T. has constructed [...]