Those episodes really were very entertaining - did prompt much thinking/daydreaming
I suppose the keyword is Ostensibly
A little inaccuracy sometimes saves a ton of explanation
A conclusion is simply the place where we got tired of thinking.
(What happens if you get scared half to death twice?)
A smart man covers his ass, a wise man leaves his pants on.
I did a lot of wandering in the boonies when younger - used to fret over:
> What to always bring along - (weight vs possibilities)
Learnt how to make fire from materials at hand - then said - the Heck w/it
Easier & smarter to carry water-proofed matches,. a good knife (NOT any 'swiss army' crap)
Most of all - Apropo clothing, a compass & be CAREFUL where I went
Eventualy - learned how to navigate without a compass
The "everyone has an inherent "Sense_of_Direction
" is pure wishful thinking B.S.
Learning how to take care of yourself in nearly any situation -
Is not nearly as useful as paying more attention to being careful before getting into troubles
Seems to me - that applies to computers as well ?
But truth be known - all these "Reality checks' in 'puterdumB' were often
for me -
> 'Too soon old - too late smart'
BlackBelt - Thnx for sharing - it's all a good topic !