Eschatology in the Hoh

by David on August 31, 2009

Most people will have experienced that moment during a conversation when a person you hardly know lets drop a remark, an observation, or just a single word that instantly wipes away half-hearted normal chit-chattery to reveal a gulf of misunderstanding (…)

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Rent-seeking in Blackwells

by David on August 31, 2009

In Oxford yesterday we popped into the main Blackwell’s bookshop, just across the road from the Sheldonian. The Radcliffe Camera, Oxford We ended up spending about £46 on books. I paid at a cash desk in the subterranean hanger-like Norrington (…)

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Back. But still there.

by David on August 20, 2009

Lake McDonald, Glacier National Park, Montana