Popcorn days… 7 June 2011Posted by marisacat in California / Pacific Coast, Inconvenient Voice of the Voter, San Francisco, Total fucking lunatics.
A curious owl turns its head upside down when confronted with a camera lens in a bid to figure out what it could be. Rob Palmer photographed the inquisitive bird in Colorado, America. [Rob Palmer/solent]
We had local amusements today as well. If possible, this year’s Apple display of themselves was even drippier than in the past. In terms of the yearning mob waiting in line to touch the hem of the holy robes.
This year, perhaps because Jobs seems about to ascend to celestial sainthood, the patron saint of Cali IT… or some other scam, the verbiage was penitential.
They all but came crawling on their knees, like Lourdes… dragging their canes behind them.
They yearned to be “in his presence” to “absorb” what he had to say. Much talk of his “imparting” his IT knowledge… One even said it was the equivalent of ”going to hear Thomas Edison”.
[cough] It was a developers’ conference.
Alert Benny, another Santo Soubito is revving up. Prepare the devotional cards depicting Jobs, in his black cotton mock turtle neck and blue jeans.
Commence building the memorial temples to accept the prayerful.
California, land of the fruits and the nuts.