Tuesday, May 24, 2005
The English clearly have a different sensibility about what makes an item sound desirable than do Americans. For example, the other day, I was in a cafe that had named a sandwich on its menu, "The Crusty Bloomer." I can't ever remember, or easily envision, an American restaurant doing the same kind of thing, for example, christening a chocolate desert "The Runny Poop."
"distracted from distraction by distraction" - T.S. Eliot I've been reading a little on how Facebook and other social netwo...
Declares LewRockwell.com : "All of this means that while the government has been artificially propping up the economy and 'stimu...
Is shaping up nicely .
The language won't die, but that doesn't mean the programmers won't ! Funny quote: '"Just because a language is 50...