Archive for April, 2013

Graffito

« 16 April 2013 | 23:58 | Uncategorized | No Comments »

Things I hate 1) Vandalism 2) Irony 3) Lists



Margaret Thatcher

« 9 April 2013 | 22:17 | Uncategorized | No Comments »

I had applied for a job at Imperial Chemical Industries in 1948 and was called for a personal interview. However I failed to get selected. Many years later, I succeeded in finding out why I had been rejected. The remarks written by the selectors on my application were: “This woman is headstrong, obstinate and dangerously […]



Michael Symmons Roberts

« 8 April 2013 | 8:53 | Uncategorized | No Comments »

Jairus So, God takes your child by the hand and pulls her from her deathbed. He says: ‘Feed her, she is ravenous.’ You give her fruits with thick hides – pomegranate, cantaloupe – food with weight, to keep her here. You hope that if she eats enough the light and dust and love which weave […]



Albert Bartlett

« 4 April 2013 | 12:57 | Uncategorized | No Comments »

The greatest shortcoming of the human race is our inability to understand the exponential function.