you respond to an email once and then they expect it every time
my blog post for this month, on the Arabic-Latin translator Constantine the African and his relationship to the Islamic medical tradition, is up!
annoy centrist dads by insisting the doors and the eagles are the same band
This is the BEST email response to a "harumph, use grammar right" email on a cataloging listserv:
I must rejoin that language is, and always has been, arbitrary and highly dynamic; these are explicitly defining characteristics of human language as studied by linguists.
For my part, I find shifts in language exciting and revelatory. As the "kids" say, "You do you."
Google no longer indexing decade old articles (that means 2008!)
Time to duck duck go, if you haven't already.
There is a fleet of autonomous floats in the ocean, constantly monitoring temperature, salinity and bio-optical properties. They work in concert with a satellite that measures sea surface height.
The floats are called Argo, and the satellite is called Jason. Who says that scientists don't read the classics? :)
"Be less Cinema Sins" is a great piece of advice to today's students
it has the advantage of being easily combined with the advice of being more of something else
I finally saw The Grand Budapest Hotel last night and it changed my life it's so good.
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All of my courses require research and presentation of research (and no overlap exists), on top of this I got this SWEET grant that I'm really excited for but is also work, and I also have a few trips, with my latest one starting tomorrow night.
Yaaaaay... (send help)
May the Lord bless THESE HANDS and keep THESE HANDS
May the Lord make his face to shine upon THESE HANDS and be gracious unto THESE HANDS
May the Lord turn THESE HANDS toward you, and give you FISTS.
If every library patron returned every book, there would not be enough shelf space to fit them all
The library lives in all of our houses
all elements of the periodic table as emojo
boost if you agree
Winter is cancelled forever
Instead it will now be springtime until the regularly scheduled summer
Apologies for the confusion
Went through all the hoops to register the grant research as an independent study. Orientation's Friday and then I can take off!