Posts Tagged ‘The Internet’
Man . . . who saw this one coming? The Wire . . . in Monopoly form.
“The Wire is all about corners,” says Hasbro spokesperson Jane McDougall, “and the Monopoly board is all about corners. It was a natural fit.”
Based around the journey a young gangster might take through the fictionalised Baltimore of the show, players move from corner to stoop, past institutions featured in successive series like the school system and the stevedores union, acquiring real estate, money and power before ending up at the waterfront developments and City Hall itself.
There are a couple of reasons why I do not have an earned PhD (I have an Honorary Doctorate from the Delft University of Technology . . . but not really)
First, and most likely, foremost — I have dropped out of an undergrad program on three separate occasions. The reasons behind these drop out experiences are directly linked to lack of discipline, a poor GPA, and a lack of finances . . . but mostly a lack of discipline.
All of this to say, Good, has posted up a fun illustrated look at what a PhD is. Have a look.
Here is the true version of events:
A few months ago I got drunk and ended up registering a domain name — Which is always a good idea. I have been hoping to launch this new website ever since.
This, my friends, is what it looks like when our dreams become reality.
See what I am talking about here.