February 13th, 2011

autism

Writer's Block: Taking the good with the bad

What are your best and worst personality traits? Do you think your friends would agree?
My best personality traits are my willingness to help (most of the time) and my ability to see both sides of an issue. My worst traits are my forgetfulness and the fact that I am easily distracted.

Most of my friends don't think I have any bad personality traits, even right after I forgot something or got distracted, so I'd say they would agree about my best personality traits, but not about the worst.

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Gun control issue: slightly shotgunned?

For once, my random associations actually may have paid off!

Yesterday morning, something reminded me of something that reminded me of something else that eventually made me think about how if guns are outlawed, only outlaws will have guns, but allowing guns to be too easy to obtain leads to family shootings, school shootings, bank robberies, and so on. Then I suddenly came up with ideas for some possible solutions to the issue! All of them involve special guns being made that only work under certain circumstances, and all other guns being outlawed:


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updated prtsc land me

These'd be weird to include in a repost of my previous entry, so here's a separate entry for them

I've had a LOT of homework lately. That's why I haven't been on LJ in a while - I didn't have the time until just now. To make matters worse, our air card for high-speed Internet broke, so now we're having to resort to dial-up, which means that while using my computer, I have to switch back and forth between two uncomfortable positions: sitting on the floor, and laying on my bed looking down at my computer that's still on the floor but now has the screen upside-down so I can read it more easily. I have to type upside-down in the latter position, too, which means I type WAY slower. But at least it looks cool to scroll up and down like that :)

Several links I've been meaning to post for awhile:

Farmville for Dummies? Really?

A candy heart with an adult message? Really²?

A toilet video game system? Really³?

Shooting teenagers for being too mouthy? Really⁴?

And finally, as usual, my progress with my procrastination New Year's Resolution:

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