Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Funny quotes of the week 124

"They never open their mouths without subtracting from the sum of human knowledge." (Thomas Brackett Reed)

"It is no coincidence that in no known language does the phrase 'As pretty as an Airport' appear." (Douglas Adams)

"He had delusions of adequacy." (Walter Kerr)

Wednesday, February 22, 2012

Funny quotes of the week 123

"Strange as it seems, no amount of learning can cure stupidity, and higher education positively fortifies it." (Stephen Vizinczey, An Innocent Millionaire)

"To get back my youth I would do anything in the world, except take exercise, get up early, or be respectable." (Oscar Wilde)

"Winston has devoted the best years of his life to preparing his impromptu speeches." (F. E. Smith (1872-1930) on Winston Churchill (1874-1965))

Monday, February 20, 2012

Excuses...

It's time for the usual blog post insisting that the blog is not, in spite of appearances, dead.

Here's my current excuse: a high workload, combined with an effort to keep up Homonytt fra hele verden, the gay news blog that has also suffered badly from my workload these last several months.

The blog will not go anywhere - it still gets more than 30,000 hits a month - and I will certainly try to pick it up from time to time. But when?