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Professor McAndrew: A Lecture
An interesting and informative lecture from Professor McAndrew on life. This truly is a "must hear" for anyone who has an appreciation for intelligent discussions on important topics.

For anyone that doesn't know, I've just started to dip my toe into the world of online freelance writing. This means I get paid money up front for every article I write. It's not wonderful money, but at least it allows me the option of working in my underpants.

Anyway, here is a conversation I just had via PM on Freelancer.com...

Him: what is your rate for 500 words


my rate is 1$ per 500 words

That's rubbish. You'll only get Indians for that!

did i mention in my bid i need natives

Native American Indians?

At this point I was really gearing up for an exciting conversation. I was expecting to be accused of being racist or zenophobic or something, or for him to start insulting me or whatever. I thought it was going to be fun, but all that he said in response was this:

Him: well if you agree on rates ok otherwise its ok

How disappointing...

Anyway, I'm off out now to have lunch down by the stream, and aint no-one gonna stop me. No, not even you, with your stupid flappy arms, flapping about all over the place like a stupid flappy person.

My Other Blog: Sun-kissed

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