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February Pieces Of My Mind #3
Indian food is just utterly Pradesh!
Snowmobile boots. In 1979 they were the absolutely coolest footwear a 7-y-o boy could have in my Stockholm suburb. But nobody there owned a snowmobile. How did that happen?
I think it’s reasonable to expect that sleep will end a headache.
Norway’s Østlandet, the East Land, is part of the country’s west end.
In the first Dirk Gently book, Douglas Adams credits a Mac word processor called Laser Author. It seems to have sunk without a trace.
It would be fun to tell teenage me “You will reread this Dirk Gently book at age 47, on a handheld dedicated computer that downloads books wirelessly from the Internet, and you will pay for it with your salary from a Polish university. Meanwhile, a pretty Chinese psychologist will try to take your book computer to read Jane Austen on it.”