The Core Dump

A strong conviction that something must be done is the parent of many bad measures

[By Nic Lindh on Tuesday, 08 May 2007]

Voices in my head

Children are dwarves on acid.

Andrea got the brilliant idea of taking the heads off some of her (plastic) ponies today, then having me reassemble them with the wrong color head on the wrong color body.


After she’d played with her mutant ponies for a while, her voice got excited and loud:

Pony 1: “My head is on the wrong body!”

Pony 2: “My head is on the wrong body, too!”

Pony 1: “We have the same voice!”

Pony 2: “Yes! We do!”

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