Travels

“It is not fit that every man should travel; it makes a wise man better, and a fool worse.” -William Hazlitt I know it’s been awhile since I’ve posted but I have a few good excuse. Or, actually, three of them. First a short trip to Graz, Austria; then a crazy road trip with my … [Read more…]

Too Soon?

“That joke is lamer than FDR’s legs.” -Brian (Family Guy) A Dutch architecture firm is designing an apartment building in Seoul, South Korea. In the shape of the exploding Twin Towers. According to Gawker, this wasn’t intentional. However, according to a Dutch publication, the architects were aware of the similarity of the design. (H/T Lawyers, Guns, and Money)

Miming

“The traveler sees what he sees, the tourist sees what he has come to see.” -Gilbert K. Chesterton I stopped by the local organic grocery store on my way home from work the other day and, as I was browsing for brown rice, I overheard people speaking in English. Specifically, American English. It was three … [Read more…]