XXXIV by Catullus

“While Catullus can indeed be moving and lyrical, he can also be petty, spiteful, coldly and vilely obscene, predatory and ruthless…”

One to Three Blind Men Crossing a Bridge

They were saying “Make peace, not war,” and so, the Commander of the Ohio State National Guard testified in the course of the Kent State trials, he threw a rock at them.
From “Speedboat”, By Renata Adler.

Lubricating the Presentation of Data

It all started with chart junk. Peddled ……. by Edward Tufte, the notion of chart junk is essential to a discourse about the production of style in media.
Good taste prevails. The tyranny of legibility.