Silent 3's medicated musings
Yet another blog that will take up gigs of space, be accessable to anyone on the face of the earth, and will be read by (maybe) three people... If I'm lucky.
Thursday, July 14, 2016
Monday, June 27, 2016
Terry Pratchet quotes
Everyone's heard of Erwin Schrodinger's famous thought experiment. You put a cat in a box with a bottle of poison, which many people would suggest is about as far as you need to go.
Quimby was eventually killed by a disgruntled poet during an experiment conducted in the palace grounds to prove the disputed accuracy of the proverb "The pen is mightier than the sword," and in his memory it was amended to include the phrase, "only if the sword is very short, and the pen is very sharp."
Ankh-Morpork! Pearl of cities! This is not a completely accurate description, of course — it was not round and shiny — but even its worst enemies would agree that if you had to liken Ankh-Morpork to anything, then it might as well be a piece of rubbish covered with the diseased secretions of a dying mollusc.
With magic, you can turn a frog into a prince. With science, you can turn a frog into a Ph.D and you still have the frog you started with.
Magicians and scientists are, on the face of it, poles apart. Certainly, a group of people who often dress strangely, live in a world of their own, speak a specialized language and frequently make statements that appear to be in flagrant breach of common sense have nothing in common with a group of people who often dress strangely, speak a specialized language, live in ... er ...
Tuesday, May 24, 2016
Friday, May 20, 2016
Funniest Amazon Review EVER! *Will cause laughter ...
funny: Amazon Diva cup review - thenest
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Friday, May 13, 2016
Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Friday, May 06, 2016
In honor of Sigmund Freud on his 160th Birthday
Thursday, May 05, 2016
Wednesday, April 27, 2016
Thursday, April 21, 2016
Wednesday, April 13, 2016
Penalty Kick shootout (and a slapstick comedy routine)
A soccer match between the Yale Bulldogs and the North Carolina Tar Heels comes down to Scott Sterling and the most epic penalty kick shootout you'll ever see.
Wednesday, April 06, 2016
Monday, April 04, 2016
Friday, April 01, 2016
Thursday, March 31, 2016
Thursday, March 24, 2016
Superman and the Military Are Best Frenemies
Tuesday, March 22, 2016
FW: What you get when you let the internet decide
"Shackleton. Endeavour. Falcon. These are just some of the names suggested for the UK's next world-class polar research ship as part of a campaign launched today for the public to put forward names for the state-of-the-art vessel to be built in the North West of England."
Monday, March 21, 2016
Quote of the Day
Thursday, March 17, 2016
Thursday, March 03, 2016
Chris Christie’s wordless screaming
Friday, February 26, 2016
The Food Surgeon performs a Cookie Reassignment Surgery
Thursday, February 25, 2016
Sometimes a Facebook comment wins the Internet
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Wednesday, February 24, 2016
Very ominous textbook opening paragraph
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
Friday, February 19, 2016
Humor from The Onion
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Thursday, February 04, 2016
A Fast and Fun Animation Covering the History of Japan
Thursday, January 14, 2016
Marcus Aurelius on the topic of intimacy
- 'The Meditations' by Marcus Aurelius
I think Marcus was setting up a Stoic defense for his future use:
"Honey, I swear, she meant absolutely nothing to me! It was purely physical."