Wednesday, February 18, 2009
Truish Conversation
Sainted Mother: Do you know Ann Rand's Atlas?
Me: You mean Ayn Rand's Atlas Shrugged?
Sainted Mother: Yes. Does it predict what's happening now? They mentioned it on Fox News.
Me: Well, yeah, sort of.
Sainted Mother: I'd like to read that.
Me: pauses. It's over 1000 pages.
Sainted Mother: A thousand pages?
Me: Yeah. Sainted Mother: pauses Maybe not.
Me: You were expecting 160 pages?
Sainted Mother: Well...

On the other hand, it's still longer than the omnibus spending measures passing through Congress.

Or at least the last one.

To say Noggle, one first must be able to say the "Nah."