Tag Archives: Stupidity

The Opposite of Now

What’s the opposite of “now”?  Contrary to what many people believe, it isn’t “then”.  There never was a golden age, which if we’re regressive and nostalgic enough about, can be restored to its former place in our lives.  This seems … Continue reading

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The Idealist – A Social Pariah

One of the surest ways, in this world, to lose friends and fail to influence anybody, is to be an idealist.  Idealists are treated like lepers once were.  They’re socially excluded.  Nobody wants to engage in debate with them.  Their … Continue reading

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When Ignorant People Ask for Complex Impossibilities

People with the money to commission artists (or engineers, or anybody else that works creatively) often ask for things they don’t understand and which, even with the most talented, creative minds there are, and infinite time and money, can’t actually … Continue reading

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My Favourite Frank Zappa Quotes

Apologies if these are not correct, but Frank was a unique mind and a creative musician with few peers.  Here are some of his best utterances: “Without music to decorate it, time is just a bunch of boring production deadlines … Continue reading

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