Welcome to Bookmarker!

This is a personal project by @dellsystem. I built this to help me retain information from the books I'm reading. Currently can only be used by a single user (myself), but I plan to extend it to support multiple users eventually.

Source code on GitHub (MIT license).

(noun) a painkilling drug or medicine

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it describes the everyday experiences of people far from areas traditionally associated with America’s Long Wars—thereby implicating our own anodyne lives in the steady militarization of our common world

—p.11 War Games (6) default author
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it describes the everyday experiences of people far from areas traditionally associated with America’s Long Wars—thereby implicating our own anodyne lives in the steady militarization of our common world

—p.11 War Games (6) default author
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3 weeks, 3 days ago

the theory and methodology of interpretation, especially the interpretation of biblical texts, wisdom literature, and philosophical texts

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the vacuous major-media hermeneutic of both-sides-ism

—p.24 River of No Return (16) default author
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the vacuous major-media hermeneutic of both-sides-ism

—p.24 River of No Return (16) default author
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unable to be resisted or avoided; inescapable

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equivocation slowly but ineluctably begins to take root

—p.24 River of No Return (16) default author
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equivocation slowly but ineluctably begins to take root

—p.24 River of No Return (16) default author
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(verb) writhe toss / (verb) wallow / (verb) to rise and fall or toss about in or with waves / (verb) to become deeply sunk, soaked, or involved / (verb) to be in turmoil / (noun) a state of wild disorder; turmoil / (noun) a chaotic mass or jumble

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The resulting discursive squalor—a welter of confusion in which objective fact competes against galaxy-brained and perennially unalterable “perceptions” for equal footing

—p.30 River of No Return (16) default author
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The resulting discursive squalor—a welter of confusion in which objective fact competes against galaxy-brained and perennially unalterable “perceptions” for equal footing

—p.30 River of No Return (16) default author
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(noun) the belief that the world tends to improve and that humans can aid its betterment

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meliorist apostles of peaceful order such as Steven Pinker

—p.38 Dispatches from the American Gray Zone (38) default author
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meliorist apostles of peaceful order such as Steven Pinker

—p.38 Dispatches from the American Gray Zone (38) default author
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just begun and so not fully formed or developed; rudimentary

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the inchoate study of unsanctioned chaos bred by intrastate violence

—p.41 Dispatches from the American Gray Zone (38) default author
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the inchoate study of unsanctioned chaos bred by intrastate violence

—p.41 Dispatches from the American Gray Zone (38) default author
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tending to promote peace or reconciliation; peaceful or conciliatory (alt: irenic); a part of Christian theology

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the sunny fables of irenic global uplift featured in Pinker’s The Better Angels of Our Nature

cool word

—p.42 Dispatches from the American Gray Zone (38) default author
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the sunny fables of irenic global uplift featured in Pinker’s The Better Angels of Our Nature

cool word

—p.42 Dispatches from the American Gray Zone (38) default author
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(linguistics) the omission of a sound or syllable when speaking OR the act or an instance of omitting something

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the triumphal liberal history of modern conflict, which consecrates itself by touting its defeat of totalitarianism, and elides anti-fascism in all of its guises by presenting it as, in one way or another, unitary with fascism

—p.43 Dispatches from the American Gray Zone (38) default author
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the triumphal liberal history of modern conflict, which consecrates itself by touting its defeat of totalitarianism, and elides anti-fascism in all of its guises by presenting it as, in one way or another, unitary with fascism

—p.43 Dispatches from the American Gray Zone (38) default author
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lack of the usual social or ethical standards in an individual or group, which lessens social cohesion and fosters decline; popularized by French sociologist Émile Durkheim in his influential book Suicide

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overcome cultural narcissism and reckon with the anomie of civil war

—p.43 Dispatches from the American Gray Zone (38) default author
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overcome cultural narcissism and reckon with the anomie of civil war

—p.43 Dispatches from the American Gray Zone (38) default author
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the highest point in the development of something; culmination or climax

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he New Yorker—the apotheosis of culture industry liberalism

—p.45 Dispatches from the American Gray Zone (38) default author
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he New Yorker—the apotheosis of culture industry liberalism

—p.45 Dispatches from the American Gray Zone (38) default author
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