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Have you ever tripped in front of a group of people you were trying to impress? Or maybe you said something which no one else got so they laughed at you for it?…
Whenever my sister and I engage in some playful banter, generally its insults wrapped up in tiny boxes of humor. Since the Philippines’ pop culture is dominated by a particularcomedian’s quirky brand of comedy, we can’t really help but take our own jab at the craft. Sarcasm, dominates our banters of course, but I can’t really say we’re the only one partaking in that train. In fact, I can say that sarcasm has been one of the most used methods of communication around the world.
The test of a first rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in the mind at the same time, and still retain the ability to function. One should, for example, be able to see that things are hopeless and yet be determined to make them otherwise.
—F. Scott Fitzgerald (via redofthehood)
ignorance is bliss