Aug 30, 2009


Hands On


"Beauty is in the eye
of the beholder
and it may be necessary
from time to time
to give a stupid
or misinformed beholder
a black eye."
Miss Piggy
"Is sloppiness in speech
caused by ignorance
or apathy?
I don't know
I don't care."
William Safire
never ask this week,
fair lord,
Where they are gone,
nor yet this year,
Except with this
for an overword,
But where are the snows
of yester-year? "
Francois Villon
"The only difference
between a pigeon
the American farmer
is that a pigeon
can still make a deposit
on a
John Deere."
Jim Hightower
July in Hong Kong

: Ruth and Kewain

The Chinese work hard; the Chinese sleep hard.

Sleeping Chinese
as featured in the
People's Daily On-line
the mouthpiece of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CCP), published worldwide with a circulation of 3 to 4 million.

Be well, (and sleep well)


Aug 25, 2009

"Doing nothing
is very hard
to do ...
you never know when
you're finished."
Leslie Nielsen
"If God
had intended us
to fly,

he would never
have given us
the railroads."
Michael Flanders
"You can figure out
who you were

by which movies
you loved when."
Mary Schmich
"There's a statistical theory
that if you gave
a million monkeys typewriters
and set them to work,

they'd eventually come up with
the complete works of Shakespeare.
Thanks to the Internet,
we now know this isn't true."
Ian Hart