Every so often one of those annoying Facebook ads actually shows something relevant or funny; sometime, its both.
The other day, Krystal found this:
available at mugdom.com
As the summer winds inexorably on to the start of another school year, I know that this will be the case.
But I thought . . .
But so-and-so says . . .
But I always heard that . . .
But I read on the internet . . .
[This one always makes me shudder; unless, of course, their source is valid.]
. . .
And once, someone [I forget who, exactly] gave me this gem:
Well, you can read a lot of books and I can read a lot of books, and we can each come to our own opinion. That’s how history works.
I did not spend several years and many thousands of dollars to get a degree in reading books.
Ah well, at least there’s coffee.