April 22, 2009
--kind of brilliant, with a hint of Goedel Escher Bach...
"Humor is just another defense against the universe."
This led an annoyed Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg to dissent in a recent case that the court was peddling "nightmarish images of out-of-control flatware, livestock run amok, and colliding tubas" to justify drug tests for any student with a pulse.
"life is unfinished business"
--thought from a poem read at my covenant group. I so resist that idea, longing not to miss anything interesting!
"The Buddha In His Own Words" - not bad, interesting use of repetition as a narrative technique.