I received an e-mail this evening from a certain widely respected and extremely productive scholar. Right there, in the signature file of the message:
** I never read my email before 4pm. **
Now, there’s an idea. I mean, I don’t think it’s actually the idea I have the wherewithal or willpower to act upon it myself, but, indisuputably, there’s an idea. Everybody knows, nobody expects otherwise, and you’ve committed yourself.