Posted by Sari
As the flu has robbed me of most of my cognitive functions I have been spending my day drinking endless cups of tea and surfing the net. Here is the haul:
As i have been one of the drones who input data to a system, I see how this could happen, but that the first response did not ring a bell makes this funny. Poet dead for 200 years told to pay TV licence.
I have been reading about history of Africa lately. And I bet reading Babar now would be an interesting experience.
When I was around 12 years, I hated L.M. Montgomery with the passion of a thousand suns. Like most of Finnish girls, I read and loved Anne of the Green Gables. What I could not understand was the betrayal of the later books, of how the smart, impulsive, romantic, determined and driven Anne degenrated into a swooning doctor's wife without a life of her own. Maybe this explains it a little.
And I also had time to look at my backlog of the Daily Show. Here is one of Jon's better rants, from 30th of September, when the bail-out bill failed to pass the House.