Day by day
Day by day

Day by day

The one who controls the past controls the future and the one who controls the present controls the past, and we all who don't control the present don't control anything.


Poverty

27 Oct 2019 1 minute read 6 comments mgaft1

Not sure if I can say something original about poverty. As far as I know, 12.5% of the earth's population lives in poverty and experiencing hunger. That mostly happens in countries of Africa and Latin America. Not only this is morally unacceptable bu...

A cute baby

26 Oct 2019 1 minute read 0 comments mgaft1

Whenever I see a flock of women around a baby carriage, I anticipate hearing enthusiastic exclamations. “Oh, he is soooo cute!” or “She is absolutely adorable!” Casting a quick look at the baby, and comparing the real piece of red screaming protoplas...

A special dish

25 Oct 2019 1 minute read 2 comments mgaft1

One American man came to Tijuana, and went to a Mexican restaurant and asked for a real authentic Mexican dish The waiter brought him a menu that listed Mexican dishes like burritos, tacos, carne asadas, huevos rancheros, Tomales, etc. The American l...

Free Speech

24 Oct 2019 1 minute read 2 comments mgaft1

Nowadays, it's dangerous to blabber whatever comes to your mind. There are many very sensitive groups of people that could feel offended by what you say. And since it's hard to objectify what can be perceived as offensive, one better sensor his speec...

Gut feeling

24 Oct 2019 1 minute read 0 comments mgaft1

A cowboy was riding the horse in the prairie. All of a sudden his gut feeling told him "Stop!" The cowboy stopped.   "Turn to the left," the cowboy turned to the left.   "Ride to that tree," the cowboy rode to the tree.   "Get off your horse and clim...

Junk mail

23 Oct 2019 1 minute read 6 comments mgaft1

  It's pretty amazing how much junk mail we get; every day there are tons of it. Interestingly, I never met a person who'd ever used it. Take it back maybe some coupons, but still. I am thinking about how much money these people spend on all this ju...

Dirt Bike

22 Oct 2019 1 minute read 0 comments mgaft1

I never drove anything beyond a moped. Yet, even on a moped I was able to be hit by a car, become airborne and get into a hospital. But this is the story for another prompt. I used to like reading about the most ridiculous deaths. One of them happene...

Law and Order

21 Oct 2019 1 minute read 2 comments mgaft1

I know lots of people hold grudges to American police. Sometimes, I also am mad at them. Recently, for example, the cop stopped me and said I was driving 55 on 35 miles limit street. Well, I was looking at the speed dial all the time and knew I was g...

Climber

20 Oct 2019 1 minute read 0 comments mgaft1

These baboons climb the high slippery hill and descend from it every day as a life necessity. I'd imagine our remote ancestors did the same until they discovered fire. Can't sleep on the ground because of lions and hyenas, can't sleep on trees becau...

Stone Wall

19 Oct 2019 1 minute read 0 comments mgaft1

I think it was Hemingway who said approximately the following: What is the secret of writing? It is similar to Byzantine masonry where all the stones are chosen so carefully that they don't require mortar to be held together. Now, I don't give much t...