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Sunday, December 7, 2014


Tom Servo perfectly expresses how I'm feeling about all this company. Also basically this holiday season. As soon as everyone leaves and I'm done with the titanic pile of dishes, I have to wrap up the semester at school with a bunch of paperwork and then head out to Texas to see my mom. I'll get back just in time for actual Christmas parties and then the holidays themselves.

All this excitement is killing my creativity. So take it away Tom:

[Edit: I don't seem to be able to embed this particular clip, so you'll have to trust me that it's only five seconds and well worth the click. Although you MST3K fans out there probably already know where this is going.]


Scheduling down time as part of your routine is hard but worth it, personally, even professionally.
Daniel Goleman

Be regular and orderly in your life, so that you may be violent and original in your work.
Gustave Flaubert

The more powerful and original a mind, the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude.
Aldous Huxley

1 comment:

  1. This post would have been awesome (read: one I can heavily relate to) even without the MST3K reference, but now it is pure perfection.