The Finch Formerly Known As Gold

7 February 2004

Cold equations

Brian J. Noggle made this observation as a comment to a post by his beautiful wife:

[W]e're paying off a coupla cars and a mortgage.

Fifty thou/year will buy a lot of beer, or a little less beer and a house.

I make rather less than fifty thou a year, so I buy even less beer.

Posted at 9:32 AM to General Disinterest


You should have studied nuclear science and loved your classes with the crazy teacher who wore dark glasses.

But hindsight is always 20/20.

Posted by: Brian J. at 4:18 PM on 8 February 2004

Knowing me, I'd probably end up wearing sunglasses at night.

(Wasn't Timbuk 3 an example of Victor Borge's Word Inflation?)

Posted by: CGHill at 6:47 PM on 9 February 2004