yeah, even though marrs has continued to float off into the ufo/secret societies still control everything/nazis ate all the cheese on the dark side ofyeah, even though marrs has continued to float off into the ufo/secret societies still control everything/nazis ate all the cheese on the dark side of the moon & didn't leave shit for anybody else netherworld, the particular book is still--i believe--one of the best places to start w/ a near complete overview of the possible players & their motivations in the jfk assassination. this is prob'ly the 4th time i've read it, & but for only the occasional lapse into opinionated language, the only problem i've ever had w/ this book is the subtitle, the plot that killed kennedy, & only b/c it does a disservice to the book by wrongly presenting it as a specific theory regarding what happened, instead of what it is, which is--for the year it came out, 1989--an excellent presentation of the major theories w/o pointing to one or another specifically as the theory. there are many other, much better books, written both before & after, that do the same thing, but marrs' book is encyclopedic & an easy & entertaining read, perfect for both the neophyte & the experiencedlooking to brush up on the basics....more
this is merely a drop in the giant existential metal rain-water gathering tub that is this droptotal fucking game changer
as per request for specifics:
this is merely a drop in the giant existential metal rain-water gathering tub that is this drop-dead funny/deadly serious collection of the accounts of the deaths of one hundred & ninety of our--y'know, as in us human beings--most important thinkers, & what they thought of mortality, what--if anything--comes after, whether or not it matters (spoiler alert: it doesn't), &, sometimes, how, or how not to, do it.
i know what yer thinking & yer wrong. yes, the majority of dead folks represented here are western--read 'mostly white'--& male, but critchley includes, & without any seeming overexertion, if not an abundance, then at least an ample amount of examples of asian, arab, african &, uh ... um, alliteratively all i got is ovary-equipped ... err--whatever, women philosophers.