Hey, is this thing on?

Hey everyone! Glad to have you (hopefully) back with us. We have a busy week ahead of us and it’ll mostly focus on A Working Stiff’s Manifesto and seeing if we can finish it before the end of October. I’ve added a Flattr button to the sidebar as well as under every post (including this one)…

The Wikipedia entry on “Otium”

I didn’t know terribly much about this word or its history and even reading most or all of this Wikipedia entry I’m not sure how much I’m closer to getting much that is useful out of it. But it’s still pretty interesting how a words etymology and general meaning can shift with cultures and time. Here’s a few…