Headlines for Tuesday:
- Antidote 00:57
- ACK! David Crow, heart attack! 01:07
- And lest you all think everything's going pfft... 01:12
- Just realized something really cool! 02:35
- Quote of the day 02:57
|B||X||@1800-2000 Attend Toast IT at Metro Hall, 55 John St., 3rd floor - Toronto Q2 from 2006.06.06|
|A||X||Do Persuasion project 1 for Toastmasters|
|A||X||Toronto Wiki Tuesdays|
|A||X||Be at IBM|
1. Antidote: 00:57
2. ACK! David Crow, heart attack!: 01:07
Best wishes from a fangirl. Get well soon, David!
In the meantime - quick, someone clone him!
Random Japanese sentence: 私の妻はひどく猫嫌いです。 My wife hates cats.
3. And lest you all think everything's going pfft...: 01:12
Random Japanese sentence: 休暇中、近所の人がうちの猫の世話をしてくれた。 While we were on holiday, a neighbor took care of our cat.
4. Just realized something really cool!: 02:35
Life is what I make of it. Duh.
I've been dragging my feet the past weekend - the past week - oh, I don't know, the past _month!_ - feeling insecure about my research, feeling lost and out of place.
I've just realized how silly that was. Self-fulfilling prophecy. All that jazz.
The university wouldn't have accepted me if they didn't believe I could hack research, and the truth is, it really _is_ a lot of fun having an excuse to read through lots of journals and play around with interesting ideas. The more people I try to explain my research to ("Well, I'm actually looking for the interesting people I should talk"), the more I understand it, and the better I actually feel about it.
Likewise, friends wouldn't hang out if they didn't consider me fun, so I should stop asking them if I've kept them too late, etc. ;) Heck, people would probably stay over for long conversations if they didn't have work. What am I worried about? <laugh>
So - yay!
Thanks for putting up with the funk. =)
Random Japanese sentence: おしゃべりの人は、いつも秘密をばくろしては他人の利害を冒している。 A talkative person is always letting the cat out of the bag and jeopardizing the interests of others.
5. Quote of the day: 02:57
Charles F. Kettering (1876 - 1958)
Random Japanese sentence: 庭にあなたのネコが見えます。 I see your cat in the garden.
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