Hmm… reading this entry made me glad that prayer lists in LDS temples aren't like that; the names and reasons aren't announced to the people who pray, which basically removes the ability to gossip. Though I can imagine some people might object and say that praying for a list of people whose names you don't know beyond "the names on strips of paper inside this closed pouch" might not be very sincere.
It was Amy’s (and her class’s) end-of-school party yesterday; their elementary school years will be over in two and a half weeks and then it’ll be…
When I was a child, I memorised the powers of two up to 2 16 = 65536. I don’t remember why I decided to do that, nor why in particular I decided…