Thursday, October 30


But the economics profession for the past thirty years instead focused on producing stochastic calculus porn to satisfy young men's urge for mathematical masturbation.

Wow! That is from here.

Saturday, October 25


I read a great quote today by Randall Jarrell,

"I think that one possible definition of our modern culture is that it is one in which
nine-tenths of our intellectuals can't read any poetry."

When I was in School, our teachers work hard to make sure that I rather read maths and science and not poetry. How un-interesting-ly young had I been !

Wednesday, October 8

big picture

If you are fan of photography, I am sure you already subscribed to the Big Picture web site. This recent installment of Yann Arthus-Bertrand's photographs are just breath taking.

Thursday, October 2

memory problem

A real conversation.

He : "You make me happy."

She : "Don't ever forget that. OK ?"

He : "If you can make me happy all the time, I don't have to 'remember' that. You know ?"

She : "Ah! Smart Ass!"