You may have noticed a lack of Science Saturday last week. I got a lot of emails and messages asking if I was okay, if perhaps there would be no Science in the year 2013, if the Apocalypse really did occur a week late and everyone had transcended into a forgetful yet pansophical knowledge of […]
There a few keys to success if you want work in a factory: 1) Always appear to have work to do. 2) Never take the blame for broken machinery/equipment, even if you broke it. 3) Convince the higher-ups that your job could not be done by a robot.
My consciousness is a lighthouse and my mind the ship. There is no fog, I can see the coast and I am on auto-pilot. The shiny metal pilot drives on the highway or does paperwork at the factory or writes a check for the rent. But the fog settles on the water, they are reunited […]
“…The thing is, all of life is uphill. Even if you do the same thing everyday, even if you have your ritual, you never travel home on a down slope. You can never see to the top of the hill, but you can take a look back, down the road you’ve traveled.” -Unattributed
life is an attempt to make you feel naive and death is an attempt to make you feel humble. when do i get to enjoy myself? and should i address this to God, even if he isn’t there?
Had the thought today that life is a bit like a room that we walk into and say “I’m alone” and every now and then we hear someone else say “I’m alone too”. Then we leave through different exits.
The man was so close now and was surprised to feel his heart beat faster. Still he moved forward, zombie-like, and suddenly the woman in front of him began flailing into the expansive darkness to his right as the Palace Guard proclaimed she “wasn’t getting past the velvet rope of this exhibit”. Not yet at […]