“imho so-called "weirdness" is inverted wonder, and it's mesmerizing. children get it, bc the world is more often lost in translation to them, and replaced with a very active interpretation. the typical adult just wants to recognize what it already thinks it knows, bc it is bored of living.”
“So, the only issues Congress has with rolling up the 4th amendment and smoking it are the use of sub-contractors and Angela Merkel? that's good stuff.”
Quick Brown Dog on Nov 10, 2013 at 16:12:35
“The sad irony is that you literally can roll up the constitution and smoke it. Can in that it's physically possible, but not in the legal sense. Our founding fathers would hang themselves today if they could see what this country has become.”
“I won't attempt to summarize and thereby dilute his arguments, but David Foster Wallace has a few compelling points to make about the mis/use of Politically Correct English. They're in the essay on Standard Written English-- a great read.”
“In spite of the books listed, these lists are laughable, as in out loud. I can't wait for "Books Moderately Successful People Read Halfway," "Books Least Successful People Want To Read But Haven't Gotten Around To It Yet," the editorially inclusive "Books We Read This Summer, Together, Crowding Around Them..." etc I know I know, why did I click on this then? ;) moving on/”
“Spam/hack your own undesired account? Post endless pictures of bonobos and car wrecks. Every status update is a link to dubious pharma. Form clubs of like-minded folks and have a musical chairs spamathon. Dilute your original data they "own" to the point of being worthless.”
HeyJude007 on Sep 5, 2013 at 12:47:45
“That's just so wrong..... I love it! LOL Now I want to spam my own account just for the fun of it. :-)”
Aug 21, 2013 at 09:30:46
“Nothing to explain how introverted keyboard warriors seem less so when online?
aside from the meaningful discussions...small talk-- check. endless (as in to no end) networking-- not to forget badges and meaningless stats-- check. confrontation-- yep. and where's the hallowed downtime when you're too busy clacking away?
Introverts on the internet = interverts??”
lzach on Aug 21, 2013 at 09:37:50
“It does point out that introverts are often more comfortable with written rather than vocal interaction...”
“not to take anything from Flo Meiler-- she is inspirational-- but to think that around the developing world there are unheralded contestants carrying two buckets of water from the well up the hill on either side of their 70+ year old bodies.”