Shit Aaron Says (season 3, episode 4)

Wish you were hereProfessor Smartypants: “Loving the book so far, Aaron. Really like the imagery in this particular aphorism: ‘Revolution is seeded by abuse and watered by reform.’”

Aaron Haspel: “Yeah, I like that one too. I wish Schopenhauer were alive just so he could regret that he didn’t come up with it.”

—John Faithful Hamer, The Goldfish (2016)

About John Faithful Hamer

John Faithful Hamer is a college professor who still can't swim, drive, or pay his bills on time. His sense of direction is notoriously unreliable, yet he'd love to tell you where to go. His lack of practical skills is astounding, and his inability to fix things is renowned, yet he'd love to tell you what to do. His mismanagement of time is legendary, as is his inability to remember appointments, yet he fancies himself a philosopher and would love to tell you how to live. He wouldn't survive in a state of nature, of that we can be sure; but he's doing quite well in the big city, which has always been a refuge for the ridiculous, a haven for the helpless, and a friend to the frivolous.

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