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On Word Somewhat Powerful

"This Weekend" means "The End of This Week."

"Next Weekend" means "The End of Next Week."

"Next" isn't referring to the weekend as a unit separate from the week in question. It's referring to the week as a whole, and then the "end" specifies what part of the week you mean.

Posted on July 16, 2014 at 9:42 am 2

On A Handy Test for Reddit Users: Are You on the Internet Right Now?

Freshman year of college, I had a friend who, while staring dumbstruck at his computer, turned to us and asked "How do you... *surf the Internet*?"

He later downloaded Bonzai Buddy, which terrorized him for a year because he didn't know how to get rid of it.

Posted on October 11, 2012 at 3:30 pm 0

On "Mona Lisa" Still Hot?

I saw the Mona Lisa for the first time just last week, and I think I was more concerned about getting a photo of myself with the painting in the background than with actually viewing the painting.

Posted on June 1, 2009 at 9:17 pm 0