I guess this is what you get for procrastinating. And now I’ve taken the time to write a blog post and edit a photo. What a failure I am. At least this post contains a nice photo.
Category Archives: Ramblings
Is procrastination intrinsically bad?
To put off doing something, especially out of habitual carelessness or laziness.
To postpone or delay needlessly.
I’ve found myself procrastinating a lot recently. This has generally been regarding my AS Applied IT coursework – I let myself slip so far behind that even thinking about makes the insides of my palms cold and wet.
5th Anniversary of Iraq Invasion
5 years after the initial invasion of Iraq, the Guardian has an interesting video and article on ‘an uncompromising speech’ by George Bush regarding the event. In the video, Bush says: “Five years into this battle, there is an understandable debate over whether the war was worth fighting, whether the fight is worth winning, and […]
You would think that loitering around my computer until gone twelve night after night would be a good indicator that work is getting done. The fact that I’ve acheived little of any real consequence over the past week, therefore, is somewhat alarming. I am a prolific procrastinator, you see. Whatever I plan, something more pressing […]
Names for perceptions
We alter of choice of language to infer our opinions and perceptions. Sometimes this is subtle and effective, such as in politics and the opinionated media: freedom fighters and martyrs are terrorists, deeply religious non-christians are fanatics, legislation is bureaucracy. Sometimes this is a little less subtle; for example, my former Business Studies would set […]
Welcome to Ibiza
Our holiday was canceled and we were transferred to a Thomsons Gold hotel. Some background information for those of you who don’t know me personally: every year my family goes to Es Cana, Ibiza, for the last two weeks of season. Variation is nice, but we know all of the bar staff around here so […]