song: "Omen" by Disclosure, ft. Sam Smith
"The curious paradox is that when I accept myself just as I am, I can change." -- Carl Rogers
as a life-long elephant lover, i was thrilled to read how tusks planted with GPS chips lead authorities to terrorists trading ivory for arms. via National Geographic. yes, it's a long article. it even has chapters. but it's also a long weekend. you can do it.
it's actually just funny today, folks. Hellmuth Karasek, the German literary critic, reviews the IKEA catalog, which is the world's most widely-distributed "book."
the characters, "seldom get their say, they barely speak coherently." and overall, the book "has a lot to say, but much could be considered junk."