Archive for January, 2008

Phenomenal poetry, very!

January 28, 2008

It’s a blessing and a curse to be paid to read comments like this:

I definitely thought his poetry was complicated yet very phenomenal.

I can say with 100% certainty that “phenomenal” here means “neat” and has nothing to do with philosophy. I’m also sure that “neat” is code for “I didn’t understand it.”

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Library of Congress on flickr

January 23, 2008

LOC’s flickr page. Lots of historical photos, worth a look!

This isn’t the blog you’re looking for

January 9, 2008

. . . if you want to read about the 2008 presidential campaign. I am uninterested in following the race, and am going to be a bad citizen for the next several months while I try to be a better student, so I can finally stop being a student. See ya when I have time, which may be a while.