A Work-Place Conversation in which I learn the down side to being the guy who always has a joke to tell: Me: So I’m going to be interviewed for the radio tomorrow. Coworker: Oh yeah? [ waits… ] Me: Yep. For NPR. Coworker: Wait, really? I thought you were telling a joke.
I’ve been listening to The Current a lot lately. I love it. If you aren’t listening yet, you should. Get on it.
There’s something very satisfying in rearranging your office and adding hanging folders to the file cabinet. I’m enjoying it immensely.
Channeling Robert Ray in my Detective fiction class today, I extolled the awesomeness of the phrase the immense significance of the curried mutton in Doyle’s “Silver Blaze.”