If you’re talking to a man who says that he’s 70% correct, you can probably trust him, because it seems reasonable.
If you’re talking to someone who says that they are 80% correct, you can still trust them, with a seed of doubt.
If you’re talking to a person who states that they’re 90% correct, you can still trust them, with a bit more doubt.
If you’re, however, talking to someone who states that they’re 100% correct, you can be 100% sure that you’re talking to a fool”.
I admit. I’m spending too much time on social media…
With EURO 2020(1)? in full swing, it seems like a perfect time to reminiscence about the topic from the title of this article: why Americans generally don’t care about football.
Ever since we’ve arrived in the US, a quarter of a century ago, I was perplexed that the most popular sport in the World isn’t popular here. All this time I was trying to come up with valid reasons why it is so, considering that Americans are suckers for everything British😎, and there’s hardly anything that’s more British than football. They’re also big sports fans, as well. I’ve had countless discussions…
I’ve been wearing dentures for several years now. On and off, but mostly off, except for foods that need chewing. Contrary to what one may expect, there are some positives of wearing them.
More than a year into the Pandemic, on the 24th of May 2021, our company decided to hold an important, all-hands-on-deck Zoom meeting.
There was only one bullet point on the agenda: working from home.
The tension in the ether was palpable.
OK, guys — started our CEO, who visibly gained some weight and lost some hair in the meantime, enthusiastically.
Now that pandemic is waning down and the vaccines are rolled out successfully, it’s time to return back to the office! Back to normal! — feigned the CEO.
But, but… — the buzz was audible. Everybody started talking at…
When contemplating life and one’s characteristics, I’ve noticed that an unusual number of very important ones start with the letter P (in English, that is). Not being into numerology, I chalk it up to coincidence. Here are some of them.
Every activity should have a purpose. E.g. why am I doing this post? Well, first of all, to express some thoughts/feelings. Second, to relate to potential readers that may find it useful. Third, because I love writing. There’s more, but that’s not in the scope of this article.
Life also should have a purpose. A lot has been written on…
“The only person you can’t learn from is yourself” — Anonymous