This is cracking me up. Terry Wogan’s (aka T-Wog) secret pirate radio slot.
Been a bit busy of recent, so writing is a bit slow, but I have a few things percolating I hope to get out when things calm down in my life. In the mean time, I came across this xkcd I had never seen before this week which is now one of my favourites ever (and triggered an amazingly coincidental incident which has got me thinking about the nature of coincidence and/or fate – a post to follow [hopefully])
Anyhow, enjoy. And remember, Fuck. This. Shit.
“Currency is not a commodity”, he says.
“You sell coffee. Coffee… can be ground and made into a cup of coffee.
“But currency, you cannot grind it and make it into anything. It is just figures in the books of the banks and you can trade with figures in the books of banks only.
“There must be something solid to trade, then you can legitimately make money.”
via The BBC
So I tell you – Thus shall ye think of all this fleeting world:
A star at dawn, a bubble in a stream;
A flash of lightning in a summer cloud,
A flickering lamp, a phantom, and a dream.
Dead Prez “Hip Hop”