The Adventure Of French Philosophy

BADIOU: hey Gilles
how’s that body coming
you know
the one without organs

DELEUZE: oh hi Alain
how’s it going with that political organisation
what was it called again
oh yes
“the political organisation”

BADIOU: it’s going great
been hanging out with the migrant workers
doing stuff
political stuff
not that you’d know anything about that

DELEUZE: the migrant workers told me
you and Sylvain just talked
for three hours
about the real

BADIOU: IT WAS A TRUTH PROCEDURE
WE WERE DOING TRUTH

BADIOU: Gilles did I ever tell you
they got rid of infinitesimals
like
a hundred years ago

DELEUZE: Alain
we’ve been over this
not everything is a set
just because you say so
for example
multiplicities

BADIOU: are totally sets

DELEUZE: sets aren’t even real
tho

BADIOU: what do you think
a riemannian manifold is
no really
I want you to tell me

DELEUZE: it’s a metaphor Alain

BADIOU: pre
fucking
cisely

DELEUZE: lol nerd

BADIOU: u mad

DELEUZE: microfascist

BADIOU: spudfucker