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The strudel scene from " Inglourious Basterds."
[Photo by Maaria Lohiya at Unsplash] For most of us, regardless of our job, part of our day will be like this.
Nicholas Bate keeps us on course and, in a single post, provides a legion of links.
A training broker recently told me that she'd noticed a trend toward 90 minute classes. Her theory is that the time limit may be spurred by a desire for a workshop that delivers the essentials quickly and which does not take a half or full day. Show More Summary
[Photo by Luke Chesser at Unsplash] Music is the greatest communication in the world. Even if people don't understand the language that you're singing in, they still know good music when they hear it. - Lou Rawls
Basic research is when I'm doing what I don't know I'm doing. - Wernher von Braun
How to Feed a Loon gives their recipe for Authentic Cajun Dirty Rice.
Cultural Offering has Glenn Shepard's Rules of Work. My favorite: "Be Low Maintenance."
[Photo by Brunel Johnson at Unsplash] Every life is a mystery. There is nobody whose life is normal and boring. - Frank McCourt
If Winston Churchill could take on Adolf Hitler at 65, I could sit in a makeup chair for three and a half hours. - Gary Oldman
...from the mesmerizing blog post at Eclecticity Light.
So does your work day match this ? [HT: Rick Miller]
Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts. - Winston Churchill
On September 6, 1522, a battered ship appeared on the horizon near the port of Sanlúcar de Barrameda, Spain. - From Over the Edge of the World: Magellan's Terrifying Circumnavigation of the Globe by Laurence Bergreen
The trailer for "Paul, Apostle of Christ."
The New York Times has the details. I have a feeling we will be seeing more of this and it won't just be because of high rents.
[Photo by Igor Ovsyannkov at Unsplash] What some people call serendipity is just having your eyes open. - Jose Manuel Barroso
As many of you know, my Random Thoughts book is at Amazon. It contains 701 Random Thoughts, most of which at one point were posted on this blog. This week's new thoughts will be candidates for the next volume: I have been using the wrong system to clear my desk. Show More Summary
The assassin wore only a Speedo and his lean body was slathered with sunscreen that made him smell like a baked coconut. His name was Doric Thane and he sat on a poolside chaise lounge that faced Waikiki. To his right, and in the distance, was Honolulu International Airport. Show More Summary