""Your joy is your sorrow unmasked. And the selfsame well from which your laughter rises was oftentimes filled with your tears. And how else can it be? The deeper that sorrow carves into your being, the more joy you can contain. Is not the cup…"
"I have Aspergers syndrome. It's not apparent if you only know me a little, but you'll pick up on it if you know me for a while. On the surface I look and often act completely normal. The problem is that I am, despite appearances,…"
I'm interested in Linux, electronics and European history.
American modernist authors are just the best! I'm talking beat generation and beyond. The language is youthful and just beneath formal. I find once you get much later than that everything gets too informal to be descriptive or convey concepts.
Artsy dramas and coming of age films -mostly depressing ones.
Renaissance, gregorian and ambient/experimental electronic.
"And all I loved, I loved alone" -Edgar Allen Poe, Alone
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""The US craft beer movement seems just weird"
What do you mean?
Fruit Salad Cider
Rogue Sriracha HOT Stout
Voodoo Doughnut Bacon Maple Ale
Voodoo Doughnut Chocolate, Peanut Butter & Banana Ale
Voodoo Doughnut Lemon Chiffon…"
"It's an interesting thought: we apply sentiment as the sole reason for many, many things. I've heard many times, over many different topics, "The world would be worse off if we lost XYZ."
In actuality, the world would still…"
"His left arm, therefore the righ-hand comment, is shorter than is normal. The weapon is also pointing to his left, possibly due to his abnormally short arm. The perspective of the arm and gun are off.
But, his clothes fit quite well."
"True. I keep seeing these FB forwards about "saving the bulldog because it deserves to live." or, "Forward if you think the breed deserves to live."
It's very interesting, it's all based on emotion, but not logic.
"If people didn't want the dog, then the dog wouldn't be bred anymore. And people want a dog because they feel an emotional attachment to it.
Why do we rally behind things which will not affect quality of life or will not affect life at…"
""I also don't much like the idea of losing control of my faculties."
It's possible to consume alcohol without losing control. Moderation is the key.
"It's related, because I'm not sure what brands to go…"
"But there are actually logical reasons behind those who want the breed to end, but just sentiment for why they should continue.
Regarding pit bulls, they are a stubborn breed. The very quality which endears owners to their dog (the stubbornly sweet…"