Archive for March, 2007

The Intangibility of the Past

I was reading that Cleopatra used to like taking a bath in “ass milk”. I thought, how strange and exotic the ancients are to us. I don’t think I can even begin to imagine what sort of a substance “ass milk” might be, but if it’s anything like the stuff that comes out of MY […]

I am not a budgerigar

So yet again the government or whatever have changed the time. They change the time twice a year to save daylight. They think we are stupid. Changing the time doesn’t save daylight: daylight is in the gift of the arc of the horizon, and we cannot increase or decrease it, no matter how many times […]