Category Archives: Office Posts, Random

Municipal Elections 2021

The election I get to vote in (for now; see results) happened yesterday. I’m still processing the results, as I imagine the officials are. But they look about as shit as I expected. There. A massive, massive upswing for the racist, … Continue reading

Posted in Office Posts, Random | Tagged , | 14 Comments

The weekly round-up: A misleadingly titled blog post on many levels

Where are we at, how are we doing? I’m doing, meh, I’m alright. Summer is properly here (it actually hit 30° C here briefly yesterday), and as nice as it is, I am still not a fan. We did a … Continue reading

Posted in Office Posts, Random | Tagged , | 27 Comments

Seven Minutes of Joy

We are yet to get to the end of Supernatural, since reaching about season 9 and just running out of steam (we’ve done this twice now). However, there is just something wonderfully enjoyable about the show and the characters and the … Continue reading

Posted in Office Posts, Random | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Life on Mars

There will be other blog posts. There will be other events. There will be many, many days when I despair for the human race and wait for our inevitable demise. But on Monday, there was this. And that’s just plain … Continue reading

Posted in Office Posts, Random | Tagged , , , | 3 Comments

The Sad Case of Lauren Hough

I don’t want to make this comment into a whole post but this has turned into another really fascinating facet of online and modern human communication culture. Also, I got blocked on Twitter! I get it, blocking is damage control … Continue reading

Posted in Hatboy's Nuggets of Crispy-Fried Wisdom, Office Posts, Random | Tagged , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Saying Things On The Internet

I don’t think I ever talked about this directly, or made a blog post about this specific case. I know I’ve talked with a few of you about it to varying degrees of depth. But anyway, there’s this YouTuber who … Continue reading

Posted in Hatboy's Nuggets of Crispy-Fried Wisdom, Office Posts, Random | Tagged , , , , , , | 20 Comments

Quick catch-up, April 2021 edition

Today in random LOLs, I found out that a blog post called “George RR Martin Can Fuck Off Into The Sun” was a Hugo finalist. My vote would still go to Jenny Nicholson’s Last Bronycon video – that shit right … Continue reading

Posted in Office Posts, Random, Podboy's Podstand | Tagged , , | 18 Comments

Goin’ vacationing

It’s winter holiday time, and although I have gone into radio silence already on the blog, I will come roaring back one day with new and confronting content. Also more books. And then more books, probably. In the meantime, have … Continue reading

Posted in Office Posts, Random | Tagged , , , , | 3 Comments

Weak Ass (P)ideology

Remember the WAP song? Remember how conservative snowflakes lost their minds about it[1]? It was funny. P-word is, uh, female genitalia. Classic. One facet of it has been rattling around in my head for a while, and it’s a silly … Continue reading

Posted in Hatboy's Nuggets of Crispy-Fried Wisdom, Office Posts, Random | Tagged , , , , , , | 28 Comments

Drive-by rage tweets

My esteemed friend and Hatstander in good hat-standing, Toon, delighted me this morning by revealing some of the childhood gastronomic favourites of Australia had found their way into the artisanal boutique wankery that is the Mount Lawley foodie scene. Mount … Continue reading

Posted in Kussa mun hopoti?, Office Posts, Random | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments