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Pensive mood

As I’ve said before on this blog, Being Five is one of my favourite fun blogs. Here’s a recent cartoon strip called Pensive:


Georgie being Pensive, but interrupted by Cookies


Being Five is a comic strip about a kid named Georgie who blogs using voice recognition software (since he can’t read or write yet).

In the first panel, he says: “People are getting to know me by reading my blog! They’re realising that I’m a very deep, pensive, philosophical, insightful little fella!” (Just like I hope readers of this blog regard me).

In the second panel, Georgie is startled by a voice (presumably his mother’s, from downstairs) calling “Georgie, I baked cookies”.

In the third panel, Georgie repsonds manically: “COOKIES!” (At this point, I deny all similarities).

2 Responses to “Pensive mood”

  1. Karoline says:

    Can’t resist cookies when you’re a 5 year old… even adults too! :D

  2. Legal Eagle says:

    Love it. And…any similarity to me is purely coincidental.

    Hey, I keep having this idea of a restitution blog. Would you be interested in contributing? Am thinking of e-mailing the RDG about it.

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Me in a hatHi there! Thanks for dropping by. I'm Eoin O'Dell, and this is my blog: Cearta.ie - the Irish for rights.

"Cearta" really is the Irish word for rights, so the title provides a good sense of the scope of this blog.

In general, I write here about private law, free speech, and cyber law; and, in particular, I write about Irish law and education policy.

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