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02 May 2014 - Joe Hockey thinks wind farms are ugly
“Well, if I can be a little indulgent, I drive to Canberra to go to Parliament and so on, I drive myself, and I must say I find those wind turbines around Lake George to be utterly offensive and I think they are just a blight on the landscape.” “utterly offensive” “a blight” “on the […]
12 March 2014 - The glue of delusion
Says Stephen Asma: “If you want to get rid of religion, you can’t ARGUE it out of existence with rationality. Instead, you have to “feed” the hungry emotions something new as a healthier replacement. The emotional brain has a voracious and different dietary appetite than the rational brain.” It got me thinking a bit. Striving […]
15 July 2013 - Rent my room in South Africa!
I didn’t even know that one of my namesakes lives in South Africa. Turns out they do, and they have a room for rent. Well, had a room for rent, I may have deleted the ad. Oops
13 June 2013 - idiot namesake: applies for adidas job!
Do you think my idiot familiar will be successful in his application for a job at Adidas as a team leader? I wonder if I can figure out how to withdraw “my” application? What sort of mischief can I wreak upon this survey? Good luck, idiot namesake!
10 June 2013 - stuff my idiot namesakes get emailed about
I have a pretty sweet gmail account – it’s my firstname.lastname@example.org. Fortunately for me, I got in early and snaffled it way back when gmail was new. Unfortunately for me, there are other people around the world who share my name, and can’t seem to figure out what their own email address actually is. I […]
27 May 2013 - Vale Google Reader; Hullo Tiny Tiny RSS
With a month to go until one of my favourite Google services is rendered for glue, I’ve been inspired to hunt for a replacement! The inspiration came in the form of a reminder about all of my treasured Google Buzz content, and how I might want to back it up before it died. I don’t […]