Current Obsession: IT Crowd
Roy: Is this another one of your inventions? Moss: Might be. Roy: What was the last one? …oh yes. A ladder, to help moths escape from the bath. How is that useful?! Moss: How is that not useful? Roy: Moths don’t get stuck in baths! Moss: Yes. They. Do! Roy: Even if that were true, it’s just not in their nature to learn how to use a ladder! They have wings! When a moth...
When we get into a national debate about... →
Cages. Consider a birdcage. If you look very closely at just one wire in the cage, you cannot see the other wires. If your conception of what is before you is determined by this myopic focus, you could look at that one wire, up and down the length of it, and be unable to see why a bird would not just fly around the wire any time it wanted to go somewhere. Furthermore, even if, one day at a time,...
Pets vs Kids
I’m looking at going back to work for a while, because I cannot just hang around the house for a year and watch Toddlers and Tiaras do nothing. Plus, teeth! and wine cellar! and bills! Anyway, get this crazay, the going rate for dog/cat sitting is around $15 for a visit. So, for someone to walk into a home, feed a pet, walk a pet and play with them $15. For kids, it’s $10 an hour....
the fog and the brain and the wait
Don’t act like you don’t know what I’m talking about, what are the stats, 1 in every 10 adults in America is on some form of antidepressant. And no, it’s not so bad. I’ll be fine. And if you don’t think this is appropriate to talk about openly, go away. I’m freaking bummed out. I’m stressed out. There is all the crap going on right now that’s...