August 6, 2008

Catechisms for the day

Why does a Pulitzer prize winning book sell a few thousand copies at best while Sophie Kinsella’s Shopaholic series of mindless chic-lit sells millions of copies?

Why would more people watch videos of some random celebrity's shenanigans online than go out and vote in elections?

Why do I sit here and blog instead of ....[....put any number of more useful things to do...]?

Ok.. do NOT answer.

P.S. Ok one more - this one addressed to lovers of coffee and ice-cream; this I want the answer to. Is there any better coffee ice-cream than Trader Joe's Coffee Bean Blast? If there is, I want to know...because this one is ooo-oooo--good! (Sorry, Ben and Jerry: Your Dublin Mudslide is good...but this one has to qualify as my best store-bought ice-cream ever!
Baskin Robbins' Jamoca Almond Fudge and Ben & Jerry's Dublin Mudslide can fight it out for 2nd spot! :))

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