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I can’t tell if I’m anxious because of coffee, vague texts from my student’s mom, or because Carl Sagan is facing bureaucratic hurdles at this part of the story.
“Ad astra per bureaucracia.” -Carl Sagan
preface to Murmurs of Earth, by Carl Sagan, Frank Drake, et. al.
(I’m reading Anna Deavere Smith’s Twilight, Los Angeles for another class right now, and the stories of the LA riots have me tearing up on many subways, this morning’s ride included. And now coming to these extraordinarily Carl Sagany words, already primed… it’s going to be a rough morning.)