in decadence

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He also examines whether in decadence truth is in actually sacrificed for thinking.
Dirt'' is quite the wallow in decadence -- an acid, unsparing and stylishly over-the-top take on the entertainment industry and the backhanded star-making machinery therein.
VALENCIA - Scholars, artists and government officials frolic in decadence while society crumbles around them - a grim premise whether it's set in 17th-century China or current times.