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#048: Of charlatans and fools

February 2nd, 2009 2 Comments

Currently listening to: “The Great Wall of China” – Billy Joel I think self-help authors are an absolute crock of rubbish. No, that’s not entirely true. To be precise, I think self-help authors who portray themselves as faith healers while invoking some sort of power from some sort of imaginary god figure are completely deluded […]

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#029: In The Night Garden…creepy shiznit!

November 30th, 2008 5 Comments

Currently listening to: “Maurice au bistro” – Les Cowboys Fringants So most of you know that I work at Indigo. Work is always delightful; usually, it’s a complete laugh, and the books we get in are moderately decent, for the most part. Except on rare occasions. The other day at work, I was shelving a […]

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#013: Earl Grey would be rolling in his grave.

September 30th, 2008 2 Comments

Currently listening to: “Viva la Vida” – Coldplay Today was a bad day for Earl Grey tea. Having run out of aforementioned tea at home, I stumbled into Ike’s Cafe in Irving before my Arts One seminar in search for tea. It’s hard to describe how disappointed I was. The tea was digustingly weak, with […]

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