I haven’t been posting much on this platform about the recent protests because for one it’s not very large and for another getting into arguments with strangers on the internet is exhausting and often futile. Additionally, petitions are more effective when the signers are local, and donations are more likely when solicited amongst people who … Continue reading LISTEN TO BLACK PEOPLE — A List of YouTube Recommendations
Inspirobot is so on point sometimes I have been a bad blogger this year, and I can't believe it's nearly May and this is my first post. In December I made a conscious decision to take a break from blogging and the Internet more generally over the holidays. But in January I found myself struck … Continue reading It’s Been Rough. How Are You Doing?
Hey it's Thanksgiving this week in the US, so I'd like to just put a list of things I am particularly grateful for instead of concentrating on negativity. Especially since my last post was a bit of a pity party--thank you for indulging me on that. Here we go: Ten Things I Am Grateful For … Continue reading Ten Things I Am Grateful For
Well, I gave up on NanoWrimo... got farther than last year. Haven't been writing much of anything at the moment. Don't know if you guys saw this. Luckily not a plane I was on, but I did end up spending ELEVEN extra hours in an airport because of it. Ended up with a massive sinus … Continue reading I aM a SaCk Of PoTaToEs
Just embracing my heritage today... In fact, I'm declaring October 23rd International Neanderthal Heritage Day by the power vested in me by this blog and literally no where else, as a day to celebrate prominent brow ridges, hairless backs and an increased risk of Type 2 Diabetes and long-term depression. Yay. I wonder if it's … Continue reading INKTOBER 2019: Day 23. Ancient
See that kid in the middle? Don't do that. You will get rope burn. [POETRY UNAVAILABLE] This is an extremely lazy, pre-scheduled post with bad art because my department is undergoing an internal audit and I am currently being grilled by my corporate overlords. So, enjoy these poorly drawn children playing on nooses. Or better … Continue reading INKTOBER 2019: Day 9. Swing
Honestly I don't know what to think or feel about it. Even if it amounts to anything and Trump actually has to face consequences for once in his goddamn life, then what? We get Mike Pence for the rest of the term? And that's assuming the whole proceeding doesn't totally derail the Democratic vote in … Continue reading Well They Started an Impeachment Inquiry
I have this theory that the increase of bad luck on Friday the Thirteenth acts along entropic principles in reverse so that when luck decreases on the whole system it increases in a closed system, meaning that somebody, somewhere has to be really, really lucky on Friday the Thirteenth. I’m postulating that it is as … Continue reading My Theory About Friday the Thirteenth
My brother Daniel and I both took 23andme DNA tests and this is what it revealed about our ancestry: This explains so much There was also about 0.1% of "unassigned" genes on my ancestry report which I can only assume is blobfish. Grandpa? Is that you? (Photo: Wikimedia Commons) I suppose it is all irrelevant … Continue reading My Brother and I Took a DNA Test and It Revealed Some Disturbing Information
Wherever you are, Julie Fox '05, I hope you are kicking ass and taking names.