A Guide to Answering the Unanswerable, Making Sense of the Nonsensical, and Solving the Unsolvable
How big is your vocabulary? How heavy is your house? Do the dead outnumber the living? What are the best words to use in a personal ad?
We humans are a curious species, prone to think, ruminate, reflect, cogitate, mull over, and philosophize. We long to explain away the world around us, to answer all those seeming unanswerables. Why are we here? Is there a God? Is there life after death? And, above all, how many houseflies does it take to pull a car?