During the strikes by those employed in the entertainment industry in 2003, I ended up in one of their parties. A technician dressed in black told me « It's very libertairian here, lots of anarchists... »
- Ah really ?
I have to speak really loud, the music, the noise, bad wine in palstic cups...
- But I thought you were fighting to keep the low as it is?
He stares at me, blankly.
Then somenone else tells me :"it's a struggling party" ( lutte party)
I answer: "yes, an elite party" (elite party)
Oups. Mistake: the word elite is a swear word for an anarchist it seems.
I try and explain myself: "there are all the technicians and artists to make a feature film here"
Then an older man comes to my rescue: "They are not even capable of getting together with workers for a real cultural revolution."
...and then I left.
- Did you know that on the petrol market,
there are forty more financial texchanges than
- Of course I knew. Everybody knows that.
- It means that a barel is sold forty times.
- I know, everybody knows.
- And did you know that one animal species out
of four is threatened with extinction…
- Of course I know
A CONTRACTION, NOT A CONTRADICTION.
IT'S A MUSCLE,
NOT A STUDY.
But I just tried to kiss this young journalist. That's all there is to it.