Quotes from the World for Tuesday 01/15/MMXIII

All of us failed to match our dreams of perfection. So I rate us on the basis of our splendid failure to do the impossible.

William Faulkner
William Faulkner (1897–1962), U.S. novelist. Interview, in Writers at Work, First Series, ed. Malcolm Cowley (1958).

Referring to Faulkner’s writing contemporaries.

If you could

Good Morning & Happy Tuesday,

If you could do A, would you do it?

Today is Tuesday 01/15/V3.3 & it is a hit after hit after hit kinda day.
So last night the batteries expired on Windows Media Center remote.


To be honest, I’ve had the batteries in there since MMVIII. That is a good run for a set of default batteries that the products come with.

So I’ll be A. Checking my drawer for batteries, B. Buying new batteries, and/or C. Use my wireless mouse (the other one) to control the program.

So that’s the next challenge.

Last night I was elected Vice President of the Joslyn Castle Neighborhood Association. With this title comes no additional responsibility as long as Rob is there. I love helping out my neighborhood.

I’m watching the State of the State address live via the Omaha World-Herald. I don’t/won’t have a review until later in the day. Thanks Dave for all your hard work over the years. Glad you are still the Governor of the State of Nebraska.

The word of the day is vertex which is the highest point of something; apex; summit; top.

Today is my off day, as I have a double to do tomorrow. I’m going to relax for the next two hours.