Two posts, worth a look (and especially in light of previous discussion elsewhere).
Meanwhile in Machiavellian French politics, Sarkozy may be replacing Villepin. Sort of a keep your enemies even closer kind of deal, apparently.
"Boredom is the desire for happiness left in its pure state."
"Something that would reduce or enhance the feeling of boredom." - "We're not bored." "We're not capable of it."