The state of Western Civilization notwithstanding, today will be even gloriouser than yesterday. Pax vobiscum.
I noted that I hate casinos– and SueK responded that they are pretty easy to avoid. That’s true, unless your in-laws have invited to to spend the weekend at a casino. Mr. Big Food’s Father & Mr. Big Food’s Mother celebrated 60 years of wedded bliss this past weekend. As they frequently do, they invited
Sistine Chapel Ceiling: Creation of Adam— Michelangelo Buonarroti 1510 (from Wikiart.org) Michelangelo was born this date in 1475. He began planning the ceiling in 1508. He finished it in 1512. I cannot think of words to describe the work, or the work. Others try: The Creation of Adam is so famous that it is almost
I was looking for something and came across this. Nice picture. You should check it out. Here’s the somewhat different take on civilized society: A civilized society is one that exhibits the five qualities of truth, beauty, adventure, art and peace. –Alfred North Whitehead
You may recall I did some hard core serious research on civilization the other day. I learned that engaging in science is a necessary condition for civilization. Everybody knows you can’t do science without math. We like math here on the Farm. In fact, we like math so much that we often do it in
It’s a busy but quiet Saturday here on the Farm. Mr. Big Food is busy taking a post-lunch nap so as to be well rested for the playoff game later this afternoon. Miss M is … . Not quite sure what busywork engages Miss M– she’s been so busy we’ve hardly seen her! I myself