Friday, January 18, 2008

I love people with a passion

I'm on a listserve where an off-topic conversation resulted in my favorite post of 2008:

"My PhD was in plant parasitology.

Specifically, in the sex pheromones of the two nematode parasites of potato plants, ...This is a lot less interesting than it sounds"

No, bless your heart. It isn't.

1 comment:

Conor said...

This made me laugh very much, at a time when I needed it. Thank you.

This is so my sister.