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Discarded Blog Ideas (#3)

(Fuck, I did it again. Apparently posting in the carpark doesn’t work. Oh well, at least I had this all drafted.) Not every blog post can be a winner. Here’s another special behind-the-scenes look at some of the off-cuts and … Continue reading

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Interlude: If People Don’t Like You, It May Simply Be Because You’re A Fucking Arsehole

Day 64. 114,550 words. This pointless little news story irritated me mildly last night. Director Kevin “Silent Bob” Smith had a big ol’ heart attack a little while ago, and was fortunately fixed up by his surgeons. Actor Chris “Star … Continue reading

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Lamb of God

This commercial is doing the rounds of social media. I find it hard to believe that they actually had the balls to televise it anywhere, but it gave me a laugh. Big Lamb (I know technically that’s a sheep, but … Continue reading

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Easter Long Weekend Four Horsemen of the Trigger Warningocalypse Spectacular, Part Two: Terrorism

Day 79. Word count withheld. Today I’m going to talk about militant extremism and radicalism; acts of terrorism; mass murders; suicide bombings; the cultural and historical and religious impetus behind these acts; the self-feeding cycle of violence and vengeance; the … Continue reading

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Interlude: Religion

Day 31. 121 pages, 55,547 words. Just a brief, easy subject today. No, I’m not going to go nuts with a whole essay or extended debate here. I’m busy with other stuff, as usual. But I did see an amazing … Continue reading

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Militants

Day 12. 32 pages, 14,598 words. Further preachy ranting ahead. Don’t say you weren’t warned. Okay, actually this time I’m not so much ranting, as nit-picking. Which, I admit, for me often amounts to much the same thing. It’s just … Continue reading

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One for the government surveillance database

Day 10. 29 pages, 13,136 words. Man, the anti-Muslim thing’s really pretty intense, isn’t it? Just thought I’d throw that out there. The other day, I was pleased to see my adorable intellectual icon was trending again on the social … Continue reading

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