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August 05, 2010

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Ian Thal

Most chemical addicts are defensive about their addictions and the harm it causes others: smokers, alcoholics, junkies, et cetera. It's a rare addict who is bothered by the effects his or her addiction has.

Not sure if comparing smoking to other addictions helps the metaphor or points out the limitations.

TR Brand Jeans

This could be evidence that the man is an inarticulate bufffoon. Instead, viewed from the frame of his position, the interviewer imputes - without evidence - “brilliant” thoughts to him, and commends his “cerebral manner“.

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