June 19th, 2016

#5240: ¡El Horno!

That's going to be my Mexican wrestler name! ¡El Horno! If you say it grandly and roll the R, you almost kinda forget that you're saying "the oven!" in Spanish.

This is what happens if you read the label on the chimichangas too closely.

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Rather than building bridges, socialism destroys them.

Something truly unusual: an academic with an open mind. After seeing the wrack and ruin left in marxism's wake, he rejected it.

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Today's word for the day comes to us courtesy of Xykon, evil lich (from Order of the Stick by Rich Burlew):

"In case you haven't noticed, the world is weird and stupid and doesn't care about anything printed in your math book." Truer words never spoken.

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Turn plastic into diesel. This is earth-shaking? Considering that the feedstocks for plastics come from crude oil this is merely a foray into depolymerization. You could get the same results by mining old asphalt for the tar and breaking it down into diesel fuel.

It's all organic chemistry.

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Moving a lawn ornament. The last real interplanetary ships were turned into decorations. *sigh*

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Well, the weekend is over, and now I have just Monday to worry about; then two days off...where I get to do a bunch of other work. Argh etc.