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.”


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.