WER N UR ANTIPODEEZ
FALSIFYIN UR INDUCTIV EMPIRICIZM
(Black swans have a special place in my heart. And in my trunk. I've got a 10k Lovecraft pastiche titled "Black Swan" that I've never been able to place... sigh.)
O hai, today we iz a proton
Don't look at me like that, natural philosophy includes the sciences, yo.
via Language Log
Aaaaand, I've just discovered there's a two-week-old LJ community: loltheorists.
meaning: random, diffuse, involuntary
散漫 == sanman == (noun, adjective that takes な) vague, desultory, distracted, loose, half-hearted, diffuse
Left radical is a radical version of
'water'. Right radical is a Non-General Use character, used
phonetically to express 'spread'. This character originally meant
'flood', which is still a major meaning in Chinese. Henshall
suggests taking the rest of the right radical as a 'sun' (日), 'eye'
mnemonic: ' Hand involuntarily shades eye watering in diffuse