You guys, I’m not nearly as good at college as I would like to be.
Ok. It’s times like these where the best way to tackle the fear is to JUST GET REALLY EXCITED ABOUT ALL THE WORK YOU HAVE TO DO….. Again, one of those nights…and, oddly, I’m not that upset…. ^ __ ^
Story Of My Life:
mliaverage: Today, I realized that I can only concentrate on homework when I’m eating. So I’ll either become fat or stupid. MLIA
Saturday 25 September 2010
Madremia. Tantos tareas. Poco tiempo. Lluvia. Cafe. Musica nueva (finalmente, yo consegui una copia de “Milk Eyed Mender”!). El deseo fuerte a dormir…creciendo estres. BOOOO. Para Historia De Arte II: Leyendo, estudiando, investigación. Gobierno/Ciencias Políticas: leyendo, preguntas, estudiando para el examen Miércoles, Las Papeles Federalistas… Diseño: dibujando....
My Roommate On Spotty Phone Reception and Our...
“We get really good reception right between Julian and Albert!”
A Not-So-Bad Exchange
win: getting a package of cookies fail: locking my self out of the room upon calling the sender (my mom) to thank them. fail: this cuts out my nap time. win: realize i have my granny’s ‘instant salad’ and a stolen bowl of spinach in the minifridge. upon getting back into my room, nap is replaced with lunch…which as of late, hasn’t been happening all that often. ...
It's One of 'Those' Days
…but in an absolutely whimsical way. I woke up hurried after less sleep than anticipated, had my environmental lit class in an unbearably stuffy classroom, didn’t really eat lunch, crammed in two hours of homework, wait, check that, was planning to do two hours of homework and an hour of review for philosophy…then remembered an assignment due tomorrow and spent the entirety of...
Things Teachers Say: Political Science Edition
“Likewise, I cannot sing nor play an instrument….I could be a country music superstar!” “How does one go about starting a Coup D’etat in the States? Well, first you storm the house. Ah, no luck there. So, then you storm the House. Again, no luck. Finally, you storm the White House, but be careful! They now have missiles atop that thing, and they will...
A Dichotomy of Sorts:
I can never get the left side of my closet to open, and I can never get the right side to close. Hmmm.
And this ship will sail, and this heart won’t die.– Man Man, Ice Dogs
Carrie: I really don't like how the katchup here is served with a spoon. You can't spoon katchup.
Bryan: It's so classy! That's how rich people do it!
Spencer: What? NO! Rich people do not SPOON katchup. They use bottles. Just glass ones. Now, THAT'S classy.
Instant Salad: Just Add Lettuce...
Today, I got a care package from my Granny. It was a $20 bill and a bag of croutons. I love my Granny. My Live is Average.
In Favor of Paley's Teleological Argument:
Premise 1: Creation is reflective of a Creator. Premise 2: The state of the creation has no effect on whether or not the question of the existence of a God is valid. Premise 3: Likewise, the imperfections, etc of creation (in this case, humans) should and do not reflect the inherent qualities of the Creator. Objection: It would not make any sense for a perfect being to create something...
Overheard Kitchen Conversations:
“Isn’t it true that black people only eat chicken and pork because they are white meats?” “WHY ARE YOU SO…SHIRTLESS?” “Guys, can you put leather in the dryer?” Awkward to the max, but so funny.
sleeping in skype with mom cereal: nomnom taking the most pleasant walk downtown to redeem a free coffee coupon finding that the coffee house is precious and homey finding that the insulator sleeves have art on them (read, there’s a vermeer on my cup) finding that they have burbon pecan brew, my favorite plain black coffee everrr but then finding it was out so settling for...
On Musical Abilities:
Sadiya: On a scale of one to Bach, where are you?
Nuestro miedo más profundo no es que seamos inadecuados. Nuestro miedo más...– Nelson Mandela
I can get by with my knowledge of Spanish and thus finding similarities beween the languages, but still…If only I knew how to read French! It’s like the Cool Hunter and Kitsune Noir, but French.
Only through art can we get outside of ourselves and know another’s view...– Marcel Proust
The Past is a foreign country; they do things differently there.– L.P. Hartley
There is an entire section in the Missouri State Constitution on Bingo. Not even joking. My Constitutional Government homework just became exponentially more interesting.
i will now shut my eyes, stop my ears, and withdraw all my senses. i will...– Descartes, from Third Meditation
Argument Outline For Descartes Third Meditation
Premise One: The finite, human mind would never be able to conceive of an infinite being on it’s own; a simple being couldn’t conceive of something that much more complex than itself. Premise Two: It is more logical to believe in an infinite, almight, omnipotent and omnipresent power rather than in our weakness and powerlessness because the idea of the infinite and powerful is more...
April, help. Should I go to this concert that’s just a soprano and an...– Ben. Lolllerblades. I said yes without a moment of hesitancy.