The Witness 2015 - David Wong - Se7en 1995 - William Whitelaw - Dorothy Parker - Richard Yates - Kurt Cobain - Rab C Nesbitt TV -
105,310. I was sixteen when my sister Kitty [Genovese] was murdered in New York City. In an instant she was gone. (Murder & Witness & Apathy) The Witness, 2015, brother
105,311. Police discovered more than thirty people had witnessed her attack and no-one had picked up the phone to call the police. (Murder & Witness & Apathy) ibid. news report
105,312. My sister has been the symbol of bystander apathy for decades. (Murder & Witness & Apathy) ibid. brother
105,313. But recently The Times published a new article: it challenged the accuracy of its original report. And others now claim the story of 38 witnesses is more myth than fact. (Murder & Witness & Apathy) ibid.
105,314. ‘For more than half an hour 38 respectable, law-abiding citizens in Queens watched a killer stalk and stab a woman in three separate attacks in Kew Gardens’. (Murder & Witness & Apathy) ibid. original article
105,315. Moseley also confessed to the murder of a woman named Annie Mae Johnson … He shot her four times in the stomach. (Murder & Witness & Apathy) ibid.
105,316. ‘I had gone out with intent on finding a woman and killing her.’ (Murder & Witness & Apathy) ibid. Moseley
2,670. Scientists talk about dark matter, the invisible, mysterious substance that occupies the space between stars. Dark matter makes up 99.99 per cent of the universe, and they don’t know what it is. Well I do. It’s apathy. That’s the truth of it; pile together everything we know and care about in the universe and it will still be nothing more than a tiny speck in the middle of a vast black ocean of Who Gives a Fuck. (Science & Universe & Apathy & Cosmology & Astronomy & Dark Matter) David Wong, John Dies at the End
20,607. I just don’t think I can continue to living in a place that embraces and nurtures apathy as a virtue. (GBH Films & Murder Films & Apathy) Se7en 1995 starring Brad Pitt & Morgan Freeman & Kevin Spacey & Gwyneth Paltrow & Richard Roundtree & Richard Schiff & R Lee Ermey & Mark Boone junior & John Cassini & Reg E Cathey et al, director David Fincher, Somerset to Mills
63,496. Harold Wilson is going around the country stirring up apathy. William Whitelaw
63,497. If I didn’t care for fun and such,
I’d probably amount to much.
But I shall stay the way I am,
Because I do not give a damn. (Apathy & Epigrams) Dorothy Parker, Enough Rope
63,498. It’s a disease. Nobody thinks or feels or cares any more; nobody gets excited or believes in anything except their own comfortable little God damn mediocrity. Richard Yates, Revolutionary Road
63,499. My generation’s apathy. I’m disgusted with it. I’m disgusted with my own apathy too, for being spineless and not always standing up against racism, sexism and all those other isms the counterculture has been whining about for years. Kurt Cobain
80,322. It’s no good in a marriage for two people to spend too much time together. It kills the subtle magic of the apathy. (Marriage & Apathy) Rab C Nesbitt: Trips, Rab to Mary, BBC 1999