There’s this thing called being so open-minded your brains drop out

(Good old Richard Dawkins)

Well, if you’ve ever wondered ‘What is the Qur’an?’ or ‘Church going is no longer important… discuss!’ you could have done my RE exam. Some people had trouble with the Eucharist (how many marks are available for ‘something to do with Jesus?’) but luckily I was up to date on the whole bread \ wine thing, along with [gulp] Muslim birth rituals. However, this year: no good, no evil, no Easter, no Ramadan, no Eid. There was a sprinkling of baptism though. (hahaha)

Oooh but then – World of Work! Mr X would have liked this one, especially ‘Describe the effects of a multinational on an LEDC’ (Less Economically Developed Country for those not quite up with the latest in PC terms). I was quite mild, only claiming the ‘possibility of lower health and safety standards’.

And the last question was a bit of a gem as well – racial discrimination in employment today. Does it exist? I wondered about writing “No, there is no racism in Britain today at all” but figured that wasn’t quite enough for 10 marks.

Well, tomorrow it gets harder – English Literature. I’m re-reading ‘Of Mice and Men’ and might get round to looking at the poetry again, if I can put up with Simon ‘Monotone’ Armitage.

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10 Comments on :
There’s this thing called being so open-minded your brains drop out

  1. Ragnarok_Warrior says:

    uh easy then?

  2. Sanna says:

    Sounds like it went well then. Good luck for tomorrow – what time is the exam exactly? Holland thought your duffle coat was sexy. Come online for God’s sake – I’m starved of good conversation.
    xxx

  3. Red Dalek says:

    My duffle coat *is* sexy!

    Tomorrow’s exam is the same time as yesterday – and this evening I had a great time at Brent Cross & Pizza Hut

  4. Dom-s duffle coat says:

    I am extremely sexy!!

  5. Rob says:

    wow, a duffle coat that talks!
    Wow, that IS sexy

  6. Of Mice and Men – is that the one where he gets shot in the back?

  7. Oh an ‘sanna’ – are you an incontinence pad?

  8. Red Dalek says:

    Yup it is Pingu – George (smart) and Lennie (dumb) – working on a ranch in California.

  9. Sanna says:

    No, Pingu. Funny as you think you are.

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