Thursday, May 06, 2010
You can't make up anything any more. The world itself is a satire. All you're doing is recording it.
There is one pastime that is making extreme headway into our present lives - for both Henry and Ezra - that is, of course, puzzles. Here Henry reconstructs Africa for us, mired deep in the Congo Basism trying to sort out the difference between São Tomé and Príncipe and Gabon.
Dare I say it, but our Henry already has a firmer grasp on geography than 98% of adult Australians!