The Death Of Meaning, The Ascendancy Of Illusion

James Rozoff
6 min readApr 21, 2024

I came across a wrapper for an Amish strawberry rhubarb pie. It made me wonder what made it an Amish pie and not a regular pie. Could it perhaps be the potassium sorbate? The sodium citrate? The red dye number 40? Is it the mono glycerides, or the diglycerides?

It is my contention that there’s nothing Amish about this fruit pie at all. That the word Amish is an unnecessary and…

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