Speaking of Olympic rings (the kind that are not made of coffee) – when I was a kid, I always thought that the five Olympic rings were symbolic of five specific ideals: peace and unity and sportsmanship and things like that. In reality, the rings are only representative of the five continents that participate in the games. But I still like to think of the rings as a kind of Venn diagram where Olympian ideals intersect. Kind of like this:
So there I was yesterday morning, trying to come up with good ideas, and struggling a little bit in the consciousness department. So I poured myself yet another cup of java. Would this help get me over the hump? Of course it would, because when I looked down at my desk I saw this visual reminder that coffee can help you accomplish ANYTHING.
More specifically, it will help you think of cartoons. It will probably not help you win the 4-man bobsled, although this Olympic ring thing is pretty cool, and is something that happened completely by accident, and is not at all something that I meticulously created because I thought it would be hysterical in a blog post.
Oh – and, there’s this….