“Laziness is nothing more than the habit of resting before you get tired” -Mortimer Caplan
Things you can do while you should be doing other things. There are dishes in the sink, orders to be filled, boxes to be shipped and you really don’t give two shits. What to do, what to do? It needs to be something that is half-way cerebral so that you can stifle that nagging voice in the back of your head that tells you when you are being naughty.
There is the ever popular Popcap Bookworm Word Game. which is kinda like zen scrabble. I found a lovely game called Past Master on the History Channel’s website, it’s a bit more fun then the trivia quizzes on the Turner Classic Movies site, but NOT as much fun as Mini Pool , Mini Golf and the Falling Sand Game. Here’s a couple of webpages sure to eat up a half an hour or two: Common Errors in English, Vitamin Q, Found Magazine. And if you just want a shot of schadenfreude to start your day, Reuters News has an entire classification called Oddly Enough.
Mohammed can’t come to the mountain. . . .apparently Gabriel Garcia Marquez wouldn’t travel to Wales just to be part of the Hay on Wye book festival, so Peter Florence brought a little Hay on Wye to Colombia. Hmmmmm I really can’t think of anything funnier than that, sorry.
Follow up news. Our pal the Duke of Gloucester made a tidy sum auctioning his family’s handmedowns, his inscribed Alice first went for £4,800.