So I’m sitting in the waiting room. It’s clean and neat, and full of people just like me. I usually remember to bring a cool with to  alleviate the boredom. Alas, I forgot to bring one today, and I’ve already read Monday’s papers. At times like these, I give thanks for gadgets like my cell phone. While I don’t believe in the grand unified gadget theory, I love being able to check my mail or read my feeds. Most everyday gadgets don’t do more than entertain us, but I can’t really complain. Especially when the toys keep me very entertained. Still, I sometimes wonder if they always are beneficial. My attention span is shot, but the question is whether I should blame my gadgets or myself. Nevertheless, the waiting room is a far better place to be these days. Now, if they could only find a way to make the needle hurt less…

15.01.2009 • Permalink