Posts Tagged ‘rambling’

Earl Grey, Hot

I’m not going to be able to sleep until I think this through. Why did Captain Picard always say “Earl Grey, Hot”? He never said “Earl Grey, Extra Hot” or “Earl Grey, Lukewarm”. So why does he have to say “Earl Grey, Hot?” He always orders exactly the same tea at exactly the same temperature. […]

In Praise of Single Malt

I’d like to preface this by saying I’m not drunk right now. I haven’t even had any alcohol as I write this. But I do feel impressed, nay — compelled — to take a moment out of my busy day and just say that there are few things in this world as beautiful as a […]