Some notes on completion of RGB

Irony, remember, stems from the Greek, to dissemble, relates then to concealing and revealing, or simulated ignorance. Playing dumb. Is RGB the world’s slowest color separation? But RGB color space is not separated; the colors are already separate, and brought together to form other colors, or a larger whole, or white, the white of the screen, the blank of the postmodern page upon which history is being “inscribed,” the “white ink” of women’s writing…? Is RGB ironic, then, if there are so many layers of irony, a doubling back, a tripling, maybe even a quadrupling of meaning, is it still ironic? When does irony become metaphor? Irony, the expression of one’s meaning by using language that normally signifies the opposite, typically for humorous or emphatic effect. But also, remember, of or having to do with irons. Many irons in the fire. Women’s work. The revolutionary power of women’s laughter…

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