Category Archives: Books by Quote

Obviously for tomorrow: a rerun of Elk, Moose, Reindeer, Wapiti, Caribou, Deer

As an intermission: Would you know which is which, of the above/below …? And then, there’s continental differences … First up, the Elk: Servus Canadensis, the wapiti indeed. Next up, the Elk: know as such in Eurasia including those tinny … Continue reading

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Book by Quotes: The Sarick Effect of Originals

How Original is that.By Adam Grant. Well, it turns out to be (p.77). A very limited sample of quote-worthy lines, commented, from much more that one should live by: ”The reasonable man adapts himself to the world; the unreasonable one … Continue reading

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Plusquote: Happening

“For a moment, nothing happened. Then, after a second or so, nothing continued to happen”. Douglas Adams, The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy When scientists of the most esoteric kind finally come to wrap their heads around Einstein’s “Time is … Continue reading

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From bike design to security design

You recall my posts from a couple of days ago (various), and here, and have studied the underlying Dutch Granny Bike Theory (as here), while not being put off by the lack (?) of design when taking a concrete view … Continue reading

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Pres

We’re one month into it, and reminded [this post scheduled 11-1 for release today; obviously true nevertheless] of what Douglas Adams had in The Hitchhikers’ Guide: Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be … Continue reading

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Happy

[Since today’s the day for romantic movies, herewith a plot for one.] Yeah, I know I know, the above ‘program’ leads to all sorts of continuity / compile errors…

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Golden Oldie Pic Of The Day

Yup it’s time for one of those again.

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