Categories
Thoughts

Morality, football, and Camus

‘Everything I learned about morality I learned from the football field.’ The words of Albert Camus, great existentialist writer and amateur goalkeeper……. lucky he didn’t see the World Cup Final………..

Categories
Thoughts

the hospital blues

Without doubt hospital is the place for treatment. Silvestrini’s staff have been wonderful.

But for resting? it never rests and therefore neither do you….. Why else would I be blogging at this hour??????

Categories
Thoughts

Internet: beauty & the ……

‘There is much pleasure to be gained from useless knowledge’

Bertrand Russell

The beauty of the internet is that you can find stuff like this. The absurdity is that the same search gave me information about a brand of electric kettle.

Categories
Thoughts

Definition: Diplomacy

From Ambrose Bierce’s The Devil’s Dictionary

DIPLOMACY: ‘The patriotic art of lying for one’s country’

Categories
Thoughts

BP

How big is the oil disaster?

http://www.ifitwasmyhome.com/