The Lottery, with its weekly pay-out of enormous prizes, was the one public event to which the proles paid serious attention. It was probable that there were millions of proles for whom the Lottery was the principal if not the only reason for remaining alive. It was their delight, their folly, their anodyne, their intellectual stimulant. Where the Lottery was concerned, even people who could...
Richat Structure West Africa
Come What May, and Loathe It 02202012 It’s depressing, having all these people around. Like a creeping fog, an inching illness, a hard, beaded sweat- I want to shower and medicate until it goes away. It’s distressing- thinking that I’m part of it. Sometimes I imagine I exist in a form detached from myself, in a place close, but no longer part of it and I feel better.
Mother of God…
The War On Idiotic Footwear
While waiting for our table in a restaurant in Mammoth, California, I began to notice the types of shoes people were wearing. Within twenty minutes I observed more than a dozen people (both men and women) wearing Ugg Boots. I’ll start off by saying, I don’t care who wears these things- both men and women look absolutely daft donning such hideous footwear. Secondly, I don’t...
It is certainly preferable to raise vegetables, and I think, therefore, that...– Nikola Tesla