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Posts by erictheobscure

It's time to relegate meteorology to the dustbin of pseudoscience, along with phlogiston theory and phrenology.
Ooh, a pedagogical discussion in the WAYWRN thread. I just taught a seventy-five minute class. I talked for about seventy two of those minutes. I might've bored them to tears but as god as my witness one of these days I'm finally going to convince undergrads that biblical typology is really important to understand. Come to think of it, I'm going to give it a try in my next class, which starts in twenty minutes.
Enhance! Enhance Man, that's a really funny comic strip.
Most days of my life: man, teaching is sort of a drag and cramps my lifestyle. Today: God and Nature, why must you scorn me with this foul weather that threatens to keep me from my life's work as a teacher of young minds!
Maybe you should consider that you are going to die at some point in the future. Hopefully the distant future--but when you do die (assuming that you die in a way that you have your wits about you and realize what's happening), that distance will likely seem fairly insignificant. And, at any rate, even the longest human lifespan is ridiculously short in the context of, say, geological time or even of recorded human history. So all those chores and motions you describe...
^ my pleb version: going to NYC this weekend for a friend's birthday. Looked up hotel prices--it must be one of the cheapest weekends of the entire year!
http://www.queerty.com/science-confirms-the-bigger-the-belly-the-better-the-lover-20140923 I think I'll have a burger for dinner. Maybe two burgers.
The clerk who helped me at a wine store here in Princeton must've read ind's mind. Avidly recommended a bottle of Ettore Germano Langhe Nebbiolo. Pretty sure I'd had this before, and it's not bad at all.
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