Monthly Archives: October 2017

On The Road Again…

Haven’t posted much in the last couple of weeks cause I’ve been busy with work and preparing for a trip for some last minute sun in the south which starts tomorrow. Will be back ranting at the walls and yelling … Continue reading

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Jackalopes, Information and Belief

My mother used to travel doing PR work in the summer in the Plains States (esp Kansas, Nebraska and Colorado). One year she casually bought a post card of a Jackalope and sent it to her neice’s son (about 12 … Continue reading

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Decadence Art and Debasement

I enjoy my share of decadent art, from low to high. From Die Dreigroschenoper by Brecht and Weill to John Water’s Female Trouble (probably his best movie). Such are the dreams of an everyday barmaid… But the problem with decadence … Continue reading

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What’s Really the Deal with Game of Thrones Season 7

Okay I just finished season 7 of Game of Thrones….. and it’s baaaad. Even the good parts are… not that good. The main culprits are Timing: This is a problem at the macro level (different parts of the story were … Continue reading

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Sexual Abuse in Hollywoo? Let Me Put On My Shock Face

I was not the slightest bit surprised by the contents of the initial disclosure nor the subsequent rolling revelations that an acclaimed Hollywood producer turned out to be a morally corrupt sexual predator. The only thing that slightly surprised me … Continue reading

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Pulling People’s Chains, Making Them Dance

The simple fact that some moronic people take things written on Twitter seriously fills me with despair. People, regardless or political orientation, who take twitter or facebook and anything written there as a basis for real world action remind me … Continue reading

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Catalonia…. Punts

For decades the independistes have been telling the public that an independent Catalonia would be welcomed into the EU with open arms and, free of the banditos from Madrid, would become an economic powerhouse. Since the ‘referendum’ it’s been made … Continue reading

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