Category Archives: Hatboy’s Nuggets of Crispy-Fried Wisdom

Star Trek: Discovery

Now we’ve watched, as far as I can tell, just about the full run of … season 2? Season 3? of Star Trek: Discovery. Or there are a couple of episodes to go. I don’t know. I can’t keep track … Continue reading

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You want to be careful, Frodo, making jokes about the universe

Still going to prolong doing anything productive (you know, outside of work obviously), on account of being kicked out of bed by Wump and Toop this morning. Usually this is cool because I take the opportunity to write a bit, … Continue reading

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Captain Marvel (a review)

Alright, I’ve fallen a bit behind on my movie reviews and there’s been a lot going on, so let’s start with a nice easy one that everyone can agree on. And feel free to enjoy some of the low-hanging fruit … Continue reading

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Attention Snowflakes

I’m still on hiatus. Feeling much better, but felt that this required a small post just to clarify my position. If you catch yourself bemoaning how over-sensitive and easily-offended people are these days, and how nobody got offended by politically … Continue reading

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Bonus Post: This Writerly Life

This movie scene suddenly popped into my head at a department meeting today as we were discussing the completion of a long-term project “finally approaching”. And it made me wonder why I had never made the comparison before.   – … Continue reading

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Interlude: The Fairy Tree

Over the Christmas break, I undertook a little creative project that I’m rather proud of. Now, I suppose I need to first offer a little background. My daughters, who I have nicknamed Wump and Toop for the purposes of this … Continue reading

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Hey. Old cunts.

  Hey, old cunts. Hey, Marea (and Marea). Hey Bruce. Hey Glen and Janeen. Do you feel that? That feeble, silly little flutter of fearful bravado as you do your best to stare down the people who you know, in your … Continue reading

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