CXXI – English is Weird

American English is a strange concoction. Words that sound the same mean different things; others are spelled alike, but are pronounced differently. Then there are expressions we use which are either oxymorons, or look and sound absolutely stupid.

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CXII – Abolish Them!

The late comedian George Carlin was known for his profanity, but also for his rather insightful thoughts on society, politics and religion. He had a straightforward way of getting his point across. Some of his thoughts were spot-on; other things he said were for entertainment. In one of his HBO shows, he cited, within his […]

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