I have fond memories of my undergraduate days as a Japanese major. To me they were exciting times. The world was seemingly spinning at a furious pace. The people I met were doing things, going places. My future was ahead of me. My future now, of course, is still ahead of me (metaphorically, can it…
that warm fuzzy feeling one gets when one connects to the internet and finds the servers are not down.
Sustainable economics – what economists think is possible but environmentalists know is not. See all linguine-istics. (What are linguine-istics?)
An awful mispelling of ‘the reader’ by ignorant postmodern scholars. See all linguine-istics. (What are linguine-istics?)
Lay monk – a person who has taken the vow of not getting up. See all linguine-istics. (What are linguine-istics?)
Linguine-istics are humourous definitions of words and phrase. for example: Linguine-istics – the study of humourous language that is just right (al dente). They are to be regular feature on this blog and are categorized under linguine-istics. Click here to see all.
The bottom line in academia is publish or perish … but … . I have a friend who says publish anything anywhere but in the long run that is academic suicide. Publishing a junk paper in a junk journal is selling yourself short academically. And there are some who think publishing a lot is important.…