Always outnumbered. Generally overdresssed.

Monday, December 15, 2008

Monday Morning Memento Mori




You might think you're just whiling away the time till your Christmas holiday, but remember, the dead outnumber the living by a ratio of ten to one.

(That's my favourite statistic).

6 comments:

Anonymous said...

great fact, but a little rooting around suggests the ratio is more like 10:1
(http://answers.google.com/answers/threadview/id/703709.html)

Gordon Comstock said...

"I had not known death had undone so many."

Christian said...

43.6% of all statistics are made up on the spot.

Gordon Comstock said...

The number interests me less than the idea.

Anonymous said...

Advertisers are cunts.

Gordon Comstock said...

A bit of positive affirmation from the general public there.