I really need a job…

The web is a fantastic way to waste time. Today’s main diversion is one of them there blogger trends called The Fifth Sentence. It’s very simple:

  1. Grab the nearest book.
  2. Open the book to page 123.
  3. Find the fifth sentence.
  4. Post the text of the sentence in your journal along with these instructions.
  5. Don’t search around and look for the “coolest” book you can find. Do what’s actually next to you.

Mine is from “Fateful Triangle” by Noam Chomsky (honestly it was the nearest book to me – I’m not trying to make myself cooler!):

Cases of attacks on Arabs are sometimes reported in the press – e.g., the beating of an Arab hospital worker in Gedera by two armed men who threatened “to do much worse if he does not leave Gedera.”

Completely unrelated, but equally time-wasting is this unintentionally hilarious parent’s guide to l33t sp33k by Microsoft of all people!

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