Archive for November 2002

Helpful Household Hints

|||Lessons in Household Maintenance|||

Lesson #1: A wet paper towel on the end of a stick is still a wet paper towel on the end of a stick, even if it is sold by clorox and costs 25 dollars.

Lesson #2: Ya know how drain cleaners tell you to flush the drain with water 15 minutes after you pour the stuff down the drain? Yeah, do that. Otherwise it’ll just melt the soap and hair and stuff into a paste and then [...]

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The √úbermensch in all of Us

My only personal project right now is developing a consistent theory of the “Quiet and Peaceable Life.” It’s just a phrase that rings thru my head keeping me from pursuing reckless or self-indulgent behaviour. No need to desperately claw at the face of life, hoping to make a temporary dent… the world /out there/ will continue along it’s merry way just fine, thank you.

Is that nihilism, escapism, fatalism, realism or merely the outworking of a ludicrously low seratonin level? [...]

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The √úbermensch in all of Us

My only personal project right now is developing a consistent theory of the “Quiet and Peaceable Life.” It’s just a phrase that rings thru my head keeping me from pursuing reckless or self-indulgent behaviour. No need to desperately claw at the face of life, hoping to make a temporary dent… the world /out there/ will continue along it’s merry way just fine, thank you.

Is that nihilism, escapism, fatalism, realism or merely the outworking of a ludicrously low seratonin level? Bah! [...]

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