Sunday, November 25, 2007
Tuesday, November 20, 2007
The ability to manipulate ones own body, and control muscle movements with utmost precision (surgeons, pianists).
The ability to understand and perform music.
This also includes scientific ability.
Knowledge and ability to manipulate language.
"The ability to form a mental model of a spatial world" (i.e. sculptors, engineers, surgeons).
The ability to understand others.
The ability to understand oneself.
This is good news for those of us who do not have stellar IQ ratings and thought that God was really unfair when he gave, on top of everything else, an IQ of 154 (genius) to Sharon Stone. I mean, Bush Jr would have needed it more, don't you think? And it's not like he has anything else. With such an injustice, can anyone really say that God loves America?
Finally, if on top of an average IQ you are not an academic star either, you'll be happy to know that statistics favor you in the long run:
Sunday, November 18, 2007
Thursday, November 15, 2007
Reese Witherspoon was in Importance of Being Earnest, The (2002) with Colin Firth Colin Firth was in Where the Truth Lies (2005) with Kevin Bacon
Saturday, November 10, 2007
Weight of anchors: 60,000 lbs. each
Anchor chain: 1,082 ft. on each anchor (365 lbs. per link)
Total anchor weight including chain: 735,000 lbs. each
Distillation plant capacity: 400,000 gals.
Number of light fixtures: approx. 29,000