Sometimes Murphy wields his Law like the Robert De Niro version of Al Capone - with a baseball bat, whacking you over the head with it, again and again, until your data is spreading in a crimson stain across the starched white tablecloth of your life. The second half of that first sentence proves that it's equally true that a good metaphor can be stretched only so far, until it screams and breaks on the rack like a...
Oh, never mind.
Tuesday, April 18, 2006
Words so true they might have been aimed right at me: