Great Transparents 2.0

21Jun07

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Bio-comic on Philip K. Dick by Robert Crumb
At http://www.philipkdickfans.com you can read all of it.

Astonishing passage in Lawrence Sutin’s Philip K. Dick biography Divine Invasions.

In December 1976 came the “Zebra Principle”. Back in the sixties, Phil had read The Mask of the Medusa, a study of insect mimicry which suggested that humans could be as deceived by a hypothetical “high-order mimicry” as birds are by insect mimicry (or lions by zebras’ stripes). Phil’s Zebra Principle asks: “What if the “high-order mimicry” were that of a higher, or even divine, intelligence?”

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