Category Archives: General ramblings

skyline vs. plausibility

I wanted to put down a few pre-emptive thoughts on Skyline. Caution: the website is slow. Which is appropriate, because in this day and age slow = bad and (this is a bit like premature ejaculation in terms of the … Continue reading

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the bitch is black. sorry, back

So, I’m just back from a little jaunt to Cologne. Without my laptop. And as I sure as hell wasn’t going to pay roaming data charges, that meant no worthwhile internet connection to speak of. a.k.a. Sorry I’ve not written … Continue reading

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continental conspiracy, i think

Speaking of Marcetta has reminded me of something. Specifically, something that annoys me. A lot. So, she is a little Fiat. Made in Italy. Not a bad little car, for the most part. Except for one thing. The indicator lever … Continue reading

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your five a day

Just a brief little story for you, about how I heard the dumbest thing ever yesterday. Literally, the dumbest thing ever. And I am literally using literally literally in this case. So, I was out at the grocer, buying some … Continue reading

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the vagaries of modern tech

I should like to take this opportunity to apologise to my devoted legion of fans. No post, for two days! I dread to think what this must have felt like. But I’m not going to get entirely “mea culpa” on … Continue reading

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wasted youth

Holy fuck. I have spent all day on my Xbox. I guess this might be why I don’t have a job. Oh, wait, that’s because even the service sector doesn’t want degree-qualified employees, never mind an actually worthy company. Anyway, … Continue reading

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an anecdote for you

I gather it’s a bit of a thing, across the pond, for Democrats to have One Republican Friend. Initially I struggled to see why this was such a big deal – did they think it was funny? It’s not. But … Continue reading

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