Living the Scientific Life (Scientist, Interrupted)

Archives for September, 2006

SchoolHouse Rock: Dollars and Sense

We’re talkin’ ’bout dollars and sense, dollars and sense; Them green-back bills with the pictures of the Presidents. Since life is one experience that spares us no expense, Gotta use them dollars with a little bit of common sense. We gotta use them dollars with a little bit of common sense. Are you sure Dolly…

I Should Be A Therapist!

Okay, you can stop laughing now, even though I agree with you that the title for this entry is rather amusing. This quiz is made even more hilarious if you knew the reason for my partial hiatus from my blog. Anyway, feel free to share your results and comments on this quiz below the fold.

Number 4

I hate to publish online quizzes on a more or less daily basis for you all, dear readers, instead of writing material with more substance, but right now, this is the best I can do. By posting these quizzes, I am trying to let you know that I have not abandoned you, that even though…

Does Your English Cut the Mustard?

You’ll find a few items in this quiz that are correct according to British grammarians, but are incorrect according to American grammarians. To take the test and to see my score, see below the fold.

How Logical Are You?

As I said, I want to remind you, dear readers, that I am still here, and still missing you all, so I dug up a quiz that you might enjoy. This quiz presumably determines how logical you are. The good thing about this quiz is that I have some evidence that all the drugs I’ve…

Coffee Cafe

Another quiz for you to enjoy while you are supposed to be working (and I am supposed to be convalescing) .. and gee, how did they know that I’d chew coffee beans if I was in a crunch?

SchoolHouse Rock: Gravity

This streaming video is clumsily made, but at least the visual quality is good. I’m a victim of gravity. Everything keeps fallin’ down on me. No matter where I go That forces that I know, Just a pullin’ me down, down, down, down, down. It’s all around town now, It’s like a magnet deep inside…

What is Your Ideal Pet?

I am posting another silly quiz for you to play with, mostly to remind you that I am here in the background, checking in and thinking about all of you, dear readers, but I am still unable to post very often due to inconsistent computer access (and I am trying to access my blog using…

SchoolHouse Rock: Noun

Well every person you can know The Beatles and the Monkees, Chubby Checker And every place that you can go Like a neighborhood or a store And anything that you can show Like a dime or a record machine You know they’re nouns. A noun’s a special kind of word It’s any name you ever…

Lovely Lady Liberty With her book of recipes And the finest one she’s got Is the great American melting pot The great Anerican melting pot. What good ingredients, Liberty and immigrants. They brought the country’s customs, Their language and their ways. They filled the factories, tilled the soil, Helped build the U.S.A. Go on and…