For my money some of the absolute greatest lines in poetry.
With the inexorable rise of tertiary education, we have more intellectuals than ever before, and yet final enlightenment seems as elusive as ever. Man remains a problem-creating animal.
I second the motion.
Long--suitable for the weekend--but fascinating read.
As a frequent procrastinator myself I find this rather obvious. But apparently it isn't to everyone.
A sweet video.
P. J. O'Rourke tells the story of how he got his future wife to exclaim, "That was the most romantic thing I’ve ever heard."
For most people, most of the time, this seems like excellent analysis: "Why Avoiding Bad Decisions is More Important Than Making Great Decisions".
This is a nice but hard-to-believe story.
Huge time sink: don't look at this if you have things to do.