- EXTERNAL LINK: Happy Traveller Day! Coincidentally, I just finished a major project of adding corporate logos to 358 corporations (out of 584) listed in the Imperial Encyclopedia. by Dave Thomas
We often dismiss controversies or concerns by waving our hands and saying something like, “Oh, that’s merely symbolic,” as if the meaning we give to symbols is somehow irrelevant compared with more tangible things. But symbolism — the way we reduce broad concerns, agendas, and visions to images or rituals — has played a defining role in human life since there have been humans.