To quote the Simpsons, "it's funny because it's true":
The Problem with Wikipedia
Make sure it's the M.F.K. Fisher translation of Brillat-Savarin. It's exquisite.
You have no idea how happy it makes me to see someone else linking to xkcd for a change.
Frankly, in a dessert I would choose water before cheese. I don't want to die of dehydration.
I'm not big on cheese as dessert, but I was born and bred in the midwest. I was lucky to get some Cool Whip on my Jell-o.
But just a shout out to Tom Wolfe, who although he may be frivolous, unnecessary, and a geezer, did write "Bonfire of the Vanities" which is a rollicking good read.
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