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One liner Wednesday (whatever) 

The moving finger flips the bird

Translation please?

I consider myself as having a good command over English usage, grammar, syntax, punctuation, idioms, and even mangled, pidgin versions of it, but could someone please explain the following message? Are they selling something, or offering something…?

One liner Wednesday (it’s not Friday, that’s just an alternate fact) 

Given the rate at which Trump changes his statements, it has been decided that White House press briefing packages will have a “What’s hot, What’s not” section… 

Mis-directed advertising

Know your audience people!! 😀

New Word Tuesdays

Youh – a meh moment, entirely because of the other person being such a terrible bore.

HAL? HAL?? Is that you HAL???

Wasn’t is just yesterday that I was joking about HAL, and Skynet, and computers gaining sentience? And then comes along this article, that while describing a Google translation AI project that seems to have developed an internal language of its own, goes on to helpfully mention that it damn-near-impossible to understand how it’s happening since no … Continue reading


HAL is here…..

The following are spam messages I have received over the last fortnight…..Skynet anyone??? 😀   First off I would like to say great blog! I had a quick question in which I’d like to ask if you don’t mind. I was interested to know how you center yourself and clear your mind prior to writing. … Continue reading

Sigh Baba sayeth #61

“Talking about our problems is our greatest addiction; break the habit, talk about your joys.” – Anon For once, even mystical nonsense trumps this – “Talking about ourself is our greatest addiction.” 😛 – Sigh Baba

Sigh Baba sayeth #60

“Never stop doing your best just because someone doesn’t give you credit.” -Anon Oh I never stop doing my best to muck it up if I am not getting credit, no sirree! – Sigh Baba

Sigh Baba sayeth #59

“When the student is ready, the teacher will appear” – Buddha “When the student is not ready a Trump university agent will appear” – Sigh Baba