animal advent ala emberley day 17

December 17, 2014


The gulf between words and thoughts is unbridgeable, and yet we must bridge it constantly.
Nicholson Baker, "The Way the World Works"

The New Yorker is one of the three great contributions the United States has made to world civilization. The other two are, of course, Some Like It Hot and the iPhone.
Nicholson Baker, "The Way the World Works"

In wars it is the minorities that are generally right.
Arthur Ponsonby

The mills of God grind slowly, yet they grind exceeding small.
Longfellow

You know the music, time to dance.
Orbital Drop Shock Troopers, in "Halo 3, ODST", as quoted by Nicholson Baker

Reading the terrific comic "Andre the Giant: Life and Legend".

I had no idea Hulk Hogan's character's name in Rocky III was "Thunderlips". That's... kind of hilarious.