June 4, 2014
I know of nothing that I have done for which I should be afraid to go home.
— Paulding via Edouard A. Stackpole, The Sea-Hunters: The New England Whalemen During Two Centuries 1635-1835
June 3, 2014
You know when you have a scanner and you only see what’s touching it.
June 2, 2014
Why is it that some microbes can survive the intense radiation and vacuum of space? These conditions don’t naturally occur on Earth. Maybe those bugs are telling us that their ancestors survived those same conditions in space.
— Neil deGrasse Tyson, “The Immortals,” Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey
June 1, 2014
Man, what are you doing with a gun in space?
— Chick, Armageddon
May 31, 2014
Who having consider’d the body finds all its organs and parts good,
Who, out of the theory of the earth and of his or her body understands by subtle analogies all other theories.
— Walt Whitman, “Kosmos”
May 30, 2014
The thwarting of communication primarily because neither of the parties was aware that each inhabits a different perceptual world.
— Edward T. Hall, The Hidden Dimension
May 29, 2014
A new piece of furniture.
May 28, 2014
— LTT 4B trainees
May 27, 2014
I know that squeak anywhere.
May 26, 2014
Maybe nobody cares but Stacy.
May 25, 2014
Three periods a game.
May 23, 2014
Don’t be sorry, be yourself.
May 21, 2014
— Uriah Heep, “Easy Liven’”
May 20, 2014
— The Rural Alberta Advantage, “Frank, AB”
May 18, 2014
only a biochemical or two keeps me
from becoming the world’s biggest lightning bug.
— Dean Young, “Luciferin”
May 17, 2014
There are more closets than people.
— Current resident of the Falcon’s Nest
May 16, 2014
That was the first time I’d ever been put in front of the immensity of the world.