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Malo malo malo malo


Posted on Aug 26, 2013 in blog, etc., funny, music

Hmph. How about that? Apparently Benjamin Britten‘s opera, Turn of the Screw, contains the line, “Malo malo malo malo.” When translated means: I would rather be In an apple tree Than a naughty boy In adversity The Latin mnemonic is a homonym sentence where:  “each is a different meaning for the word ‘malo.’ One of its functions is to remind students that the ablative of comparison does not employ a...

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Wanted

Wanted


Posted on Aug 15, 2013 in blog, etc., funny

I came across a website where you can create mugshots. Do you recognize this man? (click to enlarge) How did I do?

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This Is Water


Posted on May 8, 2013 in blog, books, etc., video

From David Foster Wallace‘s Kenyon College commencement speech in 2005. While I can’t get into DFW’s work, and in the end he took his own life, this is worth the 9 minutes and 23 seconds of your life. The world would be a better place if people watched and internalized...

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Want

Want


Posted on Mar 6, 2013 in blog, etc.

Vans x Supreme: Power, Corruption & Lies Clark’s Kilarney in Grey Suede Breakfast Sandwich Maker Transit Issue Key...

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Work Book

Work Book


Posted on Mar 5, 2013 in blog, etc., funny

At work we have a book that we drop with the checks for people to comment in. Sometimes people get fun and creative and leave funny comments or pictures. Or have something nice to say about their server: Funny:   Drawings:   Server:   Server’s beard:   Our owner/chef sometimes likes to play games and hide our stuff. The other night he hid my shirt, would give it up, told me I should go find a shirt upstairs,...

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