It’s cold in here. …What? Nothing—I wasn’t really laughing. It was just…saying I’m cold seems a little unimportant.
It’s a truth I’m only just beginning to acknowledge that the one place where people who otherwise pride themselves on considerate, rational dialogue may get their panties unduly in a wad is with regard to the college they attended.
My pal Tim Willard does this kind of post every so often. A subconscious-fueled list of ten things he thinks about some topic, general or specific. Lately, as I’ve been trying to think of intelligent things to say about things, I’ve found myself thinking in list form. With his permission, then, I’m borrowing the meme. Which he says he borrowed from Sports Illustrated columnist Peter King. So.
Ten Things I Think About Girls
It’s not genius. But neither is it as bad as I remember.
This one here was inspired by the dismissal of one of my favorite professors, who should have got tenure, and didn’t. Not that he ever told me how he felt about it. Which is probably for the best—if he had, I couldn’t have written about it.
Remember that time we got into town much too late to go to any of the museums, as we’d planned?