"Alright...I'll miss you--if you actually leave." -- at Kenji's farewell party, Smeri's sympathy is conditional (August 2021). "A dare is a dare." -- casually said by a young kid running down the street by me, as his sister(?) was yelling at him--and he's right (August 2021). I have applied all the brute force I have, and my ignorance is wearing thin. -- Pierre deals with the pod scheduling problem (September 2021). "2020 was a long decade." -- Alex summarizes last year (September 2021). [T]he lack of purpose for floppy boobs in the movie Airplane was its purpose. -- Sue concurs with my movie analysis (September 2021). "This is Ray and Emily. They're crazy-good frisbee players. And this is Frank.
He's a good frisbee player, who's crazy." -- Jeff T made a nice save with that introduction (September 2021). "Whiz doesn't mean the same thing in Australia." -- Richard M points out that the failed Whiz Tab Android tablet might not be as funny down under (December 2021). It's been about 25 years or so since I had a set of quotes with a theme. So let's end the year 2021 with this one: Omicron! aaand the place that I am at today had a covid positive person working here two days ago. It's like a shark circling. -- I like Sue's shark analogy (December 2021). I am a bit shocked at spider man making a billion dollars and won't be shocked by another wave of infections. -- There's very few things that would make Sue miss seeing such a movie. Covid is one of them (December 2021). Yes, I went to the virusathon, but that’s not where I got my exposure this week. That was at a private dinner with a friend. -- cue the JAWS music for Rob S (December 2021). My family had a very COVIDy Christmas. -- it was the season for giving the gift that keeps on giving; Emily may have declined the homemade COVID (December 2021). "Now I can complain about young people." -- Stephanie is pleased to be 40 (January 2022). OK, Nu I’ll give you. If you’re a gnu. But gee, Xi? I don’t know what you think of me. -- Ralley doesn't support the skipping of some Greek letters for the COVID-19 variants, in verse (January 2022). My problem now is that I have a headache which is a symptom of Omicron but it's also a symptom of being subject to other people's stupidity. One of my greatest fears is being harmed by someone else's stupidity and here we are. -- Sue has an unfortunate fear and is not pleased with her careless Omicron-positive housemate (January 2022).
The list of previous selected "quotes of now" for 2022.