Today’s 6 O’Clock BS centers around silly work stuff:
Another edition of “Scientists Know How To Have A Good Time”
I was reading an article from Clinical Chemistry (45: 616-618, 1999) and thought this was a funny sentence:
“We enjoyed reading the interesting article entitled, “False increase in C-reactive protein attributable to heterophilic antibodies in two renal transplant patients treated with rabbit antilymphocyte globulin”, by Benoist et al. (1) in this Journal.”
Because who wouldn’t enjoy reading that? Enjoyable and interesting. I looked it up; you guys don’t know what you’re missing. Boogie down y’all.
Another edition of “Things That Don’t Go Over Too Well”
“There’s a little bit more of art than science to these things.” – HR guy trying to roll out a new performance review program to a room full of scientists.
Another edition of “I <3 Gary Trudeau So Freaking Much”
Okay, I couldn’t find a way to tie this one into the work theme…Oh wait – I read the comic during work and comics are silly = work silliness! We’re good to go. Except, this one isn’t funny or silly. This week Trudeau is running a series that points out how not-silly the beating up of a gay kid by a presidential candidate is, and how pathetic said candidate’s runaround with the press has been:
Visit the Doonesbury website for the rest of this week’s strips.