Weekend Edition: 5-26

Interesting Reading in the Interweb Tubes

  • A Life Worth Ending (“Make no mistake, the purpose of long-term-care insurance is to help finance some of the greatest misery and suffering human beings have yet devised.”) (via)

Blog Headline of the Week

Bookish Linkage

Nonbookish Linkage

Procrastination is the soul rebelling against entrapment.

Nassim Nicholas Taleb, The Bed of Procrustes

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1 comment to Weekend Edition: 5-26

  • D.E. Bishop

    I couldn’t read all of A Life Worth Ending. Too painful. I am 59 and neither of my deceased parents ever set foot in a nursing home as residents. I am very grateful for that. One died at 70, the other at 82. I am all for euthanasia. I hope to off myself before I become too far gone, if it comes to that.

    I liked the 10 Books post, and I do know people afflicted with Answer Syndrome. Sometimes, egad, I have been one!