I just love this passage from The Federalist No. 71: The Duration in Office of the Executive. Read the rest of this entry »
I wrote this as a paper for my economics class in 12th grade, or so I recall. I’m bored right now, so I felt like putting it on the Internet for all to laugh with (or at). Or not to laugh at, depending on how srs you want to be. Read the rest of this entry »
I don’t know if it should be comforting that two people I’ve not met in real life so quickly voiced their opinions on whether or not I’m a sweet guy. Not to degrade your comments (♥ Lizzy and ♥ Lugburz), but I wonder if it is a comment on the difference in the personas I project via the Internet and via my public life (speaking about those those I don’t generally care for). Read the rest of this entry »
I’m one of those people who silently watches Wikipedia and thinks, will there come an opportunity for the guy, as with the beginnings of Wikipedia, who could pass through the requests for adminship process with only the barest of “counts”: 1k edits and a head on his shoulders? I think of myself as such a person (always have!), and wonder if this is worth broaching there. I watch the conversation on the talk page, which has consistently said for the past few months that “we should relax our standards”, or that “we should push to change the community”, and I still silently wonder if it will take someone who is bold enough to risk being snowed oppose, or not nowed in order to see what the real participants think.
It seems my roommate is leaving me, and I’m not real sure if that’s a good thing. He takes the AC with him, but I would need to have gotten one later anyway. That makes me wonder if my price for the room will go up, or if someone else will end up stuck with me for second semester. I really hope the price doesn’t go up, else I’ll have to find someone who can bear me waking up at the infernal time of 6:20 every day…