Rant in your own damn diary! I dare you to disagree with me Previous rants Current rants

The Random Text Says: ""

Hitting the Done! Button

January 12th, 2002 - 6:01 p.m.

I'm Currently Avoiding:

Hmm. I'm updating again apparently. Why, I haven't the slightest idea. I'm guessing that I'm doing it to avoid doing other things. In other words, this is a procrastination device at the moment and I really don't have anything to say here but I don't want to do certain other things so I'm writing a diary entry instead. Whee. Isn't that fun? The last time I did that was yesterday, and that resulted in a very strange paragraph about gummi bears, so we'll just have to see what strange things my mind'll come up with this time. And how long it's going to take me to do this. So far it's been about an hour but I haven't really done more than a paragraph or two. Oh the joys of multi-tasking and forgetting that certain windows exist. Especially this one. I didn't write anything here for about 15 minutes. Oops, there goes another 10. Ha. I should stop being so worried about the time. Time is an evil, subjective frigger anyway.


haruspex (n. huh-RUSS-peks)

: a diviner in ancient Rome basing his predictions on inspection of the entrails of sacrificial animals

Haruspex was formed in Latin by the combination of

haru- (which is akin to chorde, the Latin word for gut) and -spex (from the verb specere, meaning to look). Appropriately, haruspex can be roughly defined as one who looks at guts. The ancient Romans had a number of ways of determining whether the gods approved of a particular course of action. Such divination was called augury, and a haruspex was a type of augur, an official diviner of ancient Rome. (Other augurs divined the will of the gods through slightly less gruesome means, such as observing the behavior of birds or tracking celestial phenomena.) Haruspex, like augur, has developed a general sense of one who prophesies, but this use is somewhat rare.

Haruspex? Well...that's an icky word. Not one I'd ever heard of before, but icky all the same. Oh, and now it's been more than two hours since I started this. Whee. I don't know why I bothered to start this in the first place, since I haven't written much in it and I've done a perfectly good job of procrastinating without it as it is. Maybe next time I want to procrastinate, I'll do something else and not write a diary entry. Of course, if I was going to do things that way, I'd never write any new diary entries. And that would be a shame...well, maybe. In about 35 minutes I'm going to go watch The Fifth Element. I haven't seen that movie in awhile. From what I remember of it though, it isn't a very sane movie. Oh well...whoever said movies should have a plot that makes sense hasn't seen probably 1/3 or more of the movies out there. Maybe I'll give a review or something of it when I get back. But for now, I think I'll just put in a description and hit the "done!" button.

Feeling lucky? Choose an Entry At RANDOM! Yes. Random. Randomosity is cool...come on, you know you want to... Well, if you don't subscribe to peer pressure, then just go Back or Forward with the Dragons below:

Read the Previous Entry by Clicking On This Dragon Read the Next Entry by Clicking On *This* Dragon...I promise they don't bite.

Note: This is just a temporary measure so people can still get to some of these places, until I can do something, like kill HostedScripts.

Read Older Rants / Take the Current Poll / Visit the Polls Page / Sign The *NEW* Message Board

Go to the Lost & Confused Home (there's a home? it's not lost?)
Prev | List | Random | Next Powered by RingSurf!

Join The Cavorting Revolution!

And I like it that way.

This is another shameless plea for attention & feedback, yes, again.This goes someplace.  Where?  Click it and see.  I thought it was self-explanitory myself.
No idea where this tag is going to show up.Or this one.Look!  Another mystery tag!
This will take you to some directory...again, self-explanitory buttons.
Umm...again, this goes someplace.

Send a Message to Someone Other Than Me Who Has ICQ
Search Something or other hereI have no Idea where This will be.  Great Googaly Moogaly!
What?  Not another one!
This site is powered by the ICQ Web Pager Panel 1999 ICQ Inc. All Rights Reserved.
I'm going to add some stuff before you get to the fancy stuff they put in here automatically. For anyone who chooses to page me, I will respond to your page via e-mail as soon as possible. However, for faster service, please include your ICQ, MSN Instant Messanger, or AIM number, name, or whatever is appropriate. This will guarantee you faster response, since I'm much better at responding to instant messangers than I am to e-mails. Now you can read all the other stuff that was originally here. You can ICQ-Page the owner of this web page as well as other users right from here with no additional software. Your messagewill be instantly delivered. If the user is online, the message will popup on her screen, if the user is offline it will be stored and forwarded to him/her as soon as she connects to the internet. Installing the ICQ client will enable you to know if your friends are online and communicate directly with them.
Use of the ICQ Web Pager Panel is subject to Terms of Service

More insanity...do you dare? Go on...be a voyeur someplace else Spread the rantings to others...I command it! Become subject to the Voyeuristic tendancies of others