Thursday, November 20, 2008

Why we must wear neck ties and other links

Why we must wear neck ties - reflections on fashion, colonialism and pointlessness from Boxologies.
A picture is worth a thousand words, or $233.95 - an amusing email correspondence. H/T Celia.
Water and whisky - "And so we must drink water in the way we drink single-malt scotch, and we must drink single-malt scotch in the way we drink water."
How to prevent any political progress - a cartoon.
Agriculture as sustained catastrophe - a short history of western civilisation based on the assumption that where we went wrong was putting seeds in the ground.