Monthly Archives: September 2017

How to cut a circular, cylindrical cake into THREE EQUAL PIECES.

Measure the diameter. (Use unused, unminted dental floss, or food grade string. You get the idea.) The radius is one-half the diameter. From the center of the circle (the top of the cake, and yes, I know, this is done … Continue reading

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Jordan B. Peterson – Canadian clinical psychologist, cultural critic, and professor of psychology at the University of Toronto

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jordan_Peterson Great speaker, vids are on YouTube. Highly recommended.   Also: https://www.researchgate.net/publication/242860067_Maps_of_Meaning_The_Architecture_of_Belief  

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ultracrepidarianism

  Ultracrepidarianism is the habit of giving opinions and advice on matters outside of one’s knowledge.   https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ultracrepidarianism

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WARNING: chrome://browser/content/www.google.com is due to Firefox add-on LeechBlock

I don’t know WHAT THE FUCK is going on with Firefox, but do NOT use add-on LeechBlock. It’s a piece of shit add-on that I installed to try to stop shit advertising pages from loading. Instead, I get chrome://browser/content/www.google.com every … Continue reading

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Most number of marriages by an actor or actress? Highest “body count” I’ve come across: 8!

I recently saw “The Chapman Report”, a movie from the 60s. It’s loosely based on The Kinsey Report. Anyway, I like to look up the actors and actresses in http://www.imdb.com. What has always surprised me is the apparently high incidence … Continue reading

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