1. nerds rule. i've dabbled in the sciences (for the first time) with my Discovery research gig, and i'm in LOVE with nerds and the whacked out questions they ask -- from the ridiculous to the audacious. it feels like we've hit upon a new renaissance, or am i just now paying attention? did you know nerds are busy right this very second building synthetic life? creating matter? invisibility cloaks? science is creation. it's so optimism... nerds are the real american heroes.
yes i DO have this special place in the back alley of the internet to record my secret and most brilliantest thoughts. here are three, in random order:
2. why can't i live overseas? pull a thoreau and quit it all...?