Tab Content

272 Visitor Messages

  1. View Conversation
    Yes, true. The thing about online though, is I'll have to keep reminding myself to stay on it. I always have class to remind me of that, but online, it's basically your schedule.
  2. View Conversation
    Oh dear...that's not good. I may end up having to take that class online....what fun that will be!

    Those dratted online classes! Although I admit that since this semester started, I'm getting a little better with online things.
  3. View Conversation
    Doesn't sound familiar...so I hope it's something new...
  4. View Conversation
    Yes, very much.

    Pre-Calc had a lot to do with geometry. Sines, cosines, tangents, etc. But I do hope it is different. I'm tired of feeling like I'm repeating classes over and over.
  5. View Conversation
    That;s why I have my laptop with me. I usually do my homework then and there(since it's online) and then fool around on the computer. I know exactly how to do the things the teacher's talking about, so I don't really pay attention. I have to say I feel lazy about it...
  6. View Conversation
    Well, It's required. I took geometry in high school and passed with a decent grade, but they require me to take Plane Trig. My last required math class is Calculus, which I'm hoping it's about the same as Pre-Calc, since I have a lot of experience in that field.
  7. View Conversation
    Well, It's required. I took geometry in high school and passed with a decent grade, but they require me to take Plane Trig. My last required math class is Calculus, which I'm hoping it's about the same as Pre-Calc, since I have a lot of experience in that field.
  8. View Conversation
    Actually, I'm taking four classes this semester also. I would love to take it, but maybe later.

    I'm taking the last Biology class that's required, my last English class required, Plane Trigonometry, and Psychology, which is surprisingly interesting.
  9. View Conversation
    Now that is something I can agree with.
  10. View Conversation
    Ehh. Laziness can also be the death of you. It's how far you end up taking it.
Showing Visitor Messages 51 to 60 of 272
About PeterL

Basic Information

About PeterL
Favorite Author:
G. C. Edmondson, or someone else
Favorite Book:
The Ship That Sailed the Time Stream
Biography:
Born: April 13, 2704
Died: October 12, 3208
Location:
In one of the branches of the multiverse, but I don't know which one.
Interests:
Women
Occupation:
Time traveller and consulting philosopher

Statistics


Total Posts
Total Posts
7,195
Posts Per Day
1.15
Visitor Messages
Total Messages
272
Most Recent Message
10-28-2017 07:45 PM
General Information
Last Activity
Today 05:08 PM
Join Date
04-09-2005
Referrals
3

16 Friends

  1. alexcoee alexcoee is offline

    Registered User

    alexcoee
  2. aliengirl aliengirl is offline

    Beyond the world

    aliengirl
  3. Anza Anza is offline

    Non Compos Mentis

    • Send a message via AIM to Anza
    • Send a message via Yahoo to Anza
    Anza
  4. Bakiryu Bakiryu is offline

    veni vidi vixi

    Bakiryu
  5. Beautifull Beautifull is offline

    Just call me Beau!

    Beautifull
  6. cacian cacian is offline

    confidentially pleased

    cacian
  7. Dante Dante is offline

    Registered User

    Dante
  8. eyemaker eyemaker is offline

    Pewter Pots!

    eyemaker
  9. hannah_arendt hannah_arendt is offline

    Registered User

    hannah_arendt
  10. kiz_paws kiz_paws is offline

    TheFairyDogMother

    kiz_paws
Showing Friends 1 to 10 of 16
Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
View PeterL's Blog

Recent Entries

How to Complain

by PeterL on 05-18-2022 at 01:06 PM
Recently, I have experienced people complaining in ineffective ways. They had real, legitimate complaints to make, but they presented the complaints in ways that would insure that they would be ignored. In my youth I learned to expressing unhappiness and persuading people to change something to make it more acceptable to me are two different things.

Expressing unhappiness by screaming at someone may give some personal satisfaction, but it is unlikely to get the target of the rant

Read More

Categories
Uncategorized

Is There Hope?

by PeterL on 05-11-2022 at 12:36 PM
I was thinking about a new topic for a blog without much success. I have a few half written posts that didn't come together, but a few minutes I came across a post on a forum in which someone was asking about optimistic nihilist characters. I looked into the concept as it is handled online, and I realized that I am not one, and the philosophy is opposed to what I think. Apparently, there are people who believe that they live in a meaningless universe with no raison d'etre. I feel sorry for them.

Read More

Categories
Uncategorized

Where's the Hype

by PeterL on 05-08-2022 at 01:52 PM
A skill that is nice to have is the ability to tell the difference between hype and facts. People often say “Follow the money.” and that is one of the best methods for determining which is what.

If you remember the bottled water campaign and followed the money before buying bottled water, then you would have learned that the campaign was from the marketing department of Nestles, and it had started shortly after Nestles had bought three bottled water companies in the U.S., so the

Read More

Categories
Uncategorized

Inflation Policy

by PeterL on 04-27-2022 at 10:38 AM
I saw a letter to the Editor in the Daily Hampshire Gazette that asserted that present inflation was a result of Biden’s policies. That is a false accusation. There has been inflation at substantial levels for several decades, and it has been a deliberate policy of the U.S. government. The inflation policy was established to ensure that the government could make money by selling long term bonds.

Bonds are sold by the Treasury Department with a fixed interest payment, and the actual

Read More

Categories
Uncategorized

Women Are Superior

by PeterL on 04-20-2022 at 09:21 AM
I saw something on Facebook that suggested that women were inferior to men. That is clearly absurd, but there probably are some people who think that, so I started this blog post, and I tried to think of ways that men are superior to women; the only thing I could think of was the manner of urination.

I looked for evidence and opinions on the matter, and there are many, and some provide evidence, while others state somethings in evidence that are not evidence of the superiority of

Read More

Categories
Uncategorized