Thursday, November 27, 2008

Latest Additions To My Personal Collection Of Curiously Motivational Quotes

"I FEAR NO MAN
and
I FEEL NO PAIN!!!"
-- Big Van Vader

"I can't go on, I'll go on."
-- Samuel Beckett, The Unnamable

Tuesday, November 25, 2008

More Recent Finishes In Full Tilt Poker's 'Poker After Dark' Round 1 Qualifiers

11/19
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46/360
7/180

11/20
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166/180
178/360

11/22
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104/360
32/360

11/23
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310/360

11/25
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67/180
104/360
319/360
149/180
167/360
107/180
97/360

...on a happier note, tho': right after busting out of the last of the above tourneys, entered 4 games in a row there (very) early this morning [aboot 4:30AM, to be precise-ish] fer $250 in 'play money' each and won back a total of $4750 in the same currency -- so my takeaway from that is: I guess I must know *something* aboot this dernded ol' game after all [grin]...

Sunday, November 23, 2008

Hmmm... I Hadn't Considered *Politics* As A Viable Career Option Before...

"US elected officials scored abysmally on a test measuring their civic knowledge, with an average grade of just 44 percent."

"The average score for all 2,508 Americans taking the following test was 49%; college educators scored 55%."

I meself answered 32 out of 33 correctly — 96.97 % -- on the ISI Civics Quiz! Try it yerownself and see if'n yawl kin beat *that*! [grin]...

Friday, November 14, 2008

I'm Not Sure Even Bill Cullen Hisself Could Guess Which Of The Three Wuz The Ringleader, Though...


Is your cat plotting to kill you?

[via Betty, who's just *slightly* more at risk than moi...]