The Lie That Sinketh In

[I would apologize to Francis Bacon for using his quote this way, but he was kind of a jerk. – Owen] You want lies? For I have many – Some, I’ve not yet Used at all – Or is it The truth you’re seeking? Truth, that gray and Solemn pall That will cover All that … Continue reading "The Lie That Sinketh In"

Popper’s Guide to Con-Men

Popper’s Guide to Con-Men is Still valuable today: For people like to play with truth In what they do and say If something can’t be verified By some method explicit, You’re better off to mistrust it Or out-and-out dismiss it

A Few Painful Truths

If you are under-challenged You’ll be called hyperactive It’s easy to be virtuous When you are unattractive When girls think boys are all the same That’s what they’re sure to¬†find Since eyes point out instead of in We’re, all of us, self-blind