Tuesday, April 01, 2008

Seriously, who are these people?

Harry Hutton's perfect response to this ghastly, ghastly article.

I only go out with guys who read Mycenaean potsherds in the original Linear B. For me, Attic Greek's a real deal-breaker.

4 comments:

dr. hypercube said...

1) Crestfallen. My inability to master ig-pay atin-lay and my love of Philip Jose Farmer? Suddenly it's all clear to me.
2) The bowerbird theory of books here. The only thing I manage to 'represent' is a ridiculous lack of focus and pathological book-acquisitiveness...

Anonymous said...

http://www.theonion.com/content/news/novelists_strike_fails_to_affect?utm_source=Distributed&utm_medium=Embedded%2BHTML&utm_campaign=Widgets

A more accurate piece of BS.

WH

Moro Rogers said...

I was obsessed with this guy who, um, wasn't obsessed back...To try and get my mind off him, I kept reminding myself that he liked OVER THE HEDGE. And now...I think he's a cretin but I'm still obsessed.-_-

pluvialis said...

Yep. Been there, Moro...sigh.

WH: that is fab. Thank you.

Dr. Hypercube: Raise that crest!