“Do not assume that because I am frivolous I am shallow; I don’t assume that because you are grave you are profound.” -Sydney Smith A woman went on a date with a certain world champion of Magic: The Gathering, wrote about it for a website, and then the world ended. Or at least people on … [Read more…]
“I have your review in front of me and soon it will be behind me.” -George Bernard Shaw to a critic who gave him a bad review. If you follow me on Twitter, you know I’ve been using Goodreadsto track the books I am reading and I want to read. I am, and always have … [Read more…]
“If the road you travel has no obstacles – it leads nowhere.” -Unknown Camp is one of those ubiquitous American traditions which conjures up images of cabins and kumbaya. Not ones to miss out on an American tradition, the Tampa 912 Project, a Tea Party organization based in Florida, is getting in on the camp … [Read more…]
“Help! Help! I’m being repressed!” – Dennis (Monty Python And The Holt Grail) After reading my recent post over on Brit’s blog, you can hear what Jay Smooth (who I have linked to before) thinks about Chris Brown.
“Speech is power: speech is to persuade, to convert, to compel.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson I was following the RTs (retweets, for you noobs) made by PZ Myers the other evening and found them amusing. A number of deeply religious people apparently follow him and comment on his remarks. I find this confusing. I follow people … [Read more…]