The best liar is he who makes the smallest amount of lying go the longest way.
Archive for June, 2009
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I just got done reading Historic parallels in our time: the killing of cattle -vs- carbon, and I must say, “good God, I couldn’t agree more!”
My response to that article is, that I will declare right now that I believe in the exceptionalism of Western culture and society.
I was able to watch a part of this game and was a little underwhelmed by the Spanish attack. They’re usually such excellent passers and good at creating chances, but the American side was able to blunt just about every effort. Way to go boys. I suspect you’ll be facing an excellent Brazilian team again. Good luck.
The major difference between a thing that might go wrong and a thing that cannot possibly go wrong is that when a thing that cannot possibly go wrong goes wrong it usually turns out to be impossible to get at or repair.
I have yet to see any problem, however complicated, which, when you looked at it in the right way, did not become still more complicated.
A real handy list of color palette resources. I often struggle with choosing just the right color palette and it shows in my work. : (
Or does it…
Star-Wars creator and amateur architect George Lucas has been accused of rather too closely following the designs of media magnate William Randolph Hearst’s ‘Xanadu’ Castle. He should have looked closer to home for inspiration: his Star Wars films are full of wonderful architecture.
I was a bit of a church goer in my younger days, but never witnessed anything quite like this–though some was similar.
Pentecostals, it seems, do not have exclusive rights to this behavior.
When a man tells you that he got rich through hard work, ask him: ‘Whose?’
The whole problem with the world is that fools and fanatics are always so certain of themselves, but wiser people so full of doubts.