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Peterkin

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  • Birthday 05/22/1947

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    Ontario, Canada
  • Interests
    aesthetics, animals, anthropology, art, consciousness, craft, ecology, ethics, extraterrestrial life, forensics, gardening, literature, medicine, psychology, sociology
  • College Major/Degree
    C College Of Medical Laboratory Technologists Of Ontario; CSLT registration; extra courses at UofT,
  • Favorite Area of Science
    medicine, ecology, psychology
  • Biography
    long, long ago, in a country far, far away.... meh, I've had six lives since then, none of them particularly interesting
  • Occupation
    semi-extinct scribbler

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  1. Behind every opportunity is a disaster in waiting.

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    2. joigus

      joigus

      Maybe elliptic rather than circular. Plus whether something is a disaster or not could be hyperbolic.

    3. Peterkin

      Peterkin

      A hyperbolic ellipse... a parabolic parable ... or a pessimistic assessment of human ambition.

      Also, I had no idea what a "status update" is - still don't, actually - or what its function. I just like pithy reversals of popular platitudes.

    4. joigus

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      I just like pithy reversals of popular platitudes.

      Yeah, I love that too. Popular platitudes and rhetorical questions are deadly traps.

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