What Kind of Person are You?

BoingBoing just turned me onto this quote from Maya Angelou: [Y]ou can tell a lot about a person by the way he or she handles these three things: a rainy day, lost luggage, and tangled Christmas tree lights. Iā€™m definitely a 10/10 on the first…maybe a 2/10 and a 2/10, depending. So, not a great … [Read more…]

Spark: Reflections on your beliefs

I checked out this survey on a prompt from Pharyngula. I recommend that you do the same. We may indeed be giving the creator of the survey food for thought, but what I found was that it was a good, concrete way to think about my own beliefs, hang-ups, and tendencies. I think it’s a … [Read more…]

Philosophy Quiz.

It’s only appropriate, after a baguette, some brie and a steaming caf?© au lait to spend the morning thinking philosophically. Here are my results from a quiz meme that I’m sure is taking the blogosphere by storm. The first two are spot on. I was raised with a strong utilitarian bent, and my high school … [Read more…]

Test Your Brilliance (or Life Experience).

Five free credits for royalty-free stock photography at iStockPhoto to the first person who can identify what the scribblings in this picture represent. Note: Immediate family members of John Dewey Remy are not eligible to participate in this quiz.