Great moments in Yohalemesque reperté and riposte, first in an ongoing (we should be so lucky) series:
"Were you a rocker?"
"No, I was more of a Récamier chaise-longue."
"Why would I want to join a group that would accept me as a member?"
"Thank you, Groucho Marx."
"We're in a chat room. Try communicating on-line in the style of Harpo Marx."
"What are you doing after Pride?"
"Well, lust is traditional, but this year I think I'm going for gluttony and sloth."
Peter on Reading Neoplatonists (part 1) - Imagine an ice cream factory that fills an entire city block. You have teaspoon. You go in the front door and you have to run as fast as you can through...
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