This week and weekend have been filled with thoughts of society and entertainment and distraction; are the things we do in the name of entertainment distracting us from the things that matter or have we become so twisted as a society that the things that really matter distract us from entertainment? Is the madness that sports reign over the human condition? We've all been there - this blog is a case-in-point. Ultimately entertainment is easier fodder for commentary, so that's the route we choose.
Take the path of least resistance. Variational calculus. Integrate by parts. Resistance is proportional to the cube of velocity. Find the tension in the tether. Don't snap the riser. Use the absolute values.