Tag Archives: US politics

I Had A Dream (US Inauguration Day)

Weirdly, I had a dream last night. It was the night before Biden’s inauguration, and for some reason I was hosting Donald and Melania Trump at our house (or possibly backstage at the inauguration, but it was our house). Maybe … Continue reading

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Interlude: How We Do It

Australia’s Van Vuuren brothers wrote this ode to Lame Duck Trump that is well worth a listen. Gave me a smile this morning. 9.5 / 10 cunt you’re fired.

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Interlude: Post-Trump USA (guest blog by Aaron T. Patriot, featuring Hatboy and Dave Chapelle)

My esteemed associate and friend Aaron raised the following issues and I have been seeing a lot of the same sort of discussions on Twitter. I keep seeing people say that Republicans are now feeling what we felt in 2016. … Continue reading

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A Tale of Two Survivors

I was interested, in the sort of ghoulish dark-humour way that seems to be the standard way of being interested in things in 2020, in two very different worldviews I’ve seen on display recently. It’s about authoritarianism, and it’s as … Continue reading

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Okay, politics then

Day 111. 130 pages, 56,667 words. Again, you’re welcome for that extra word. Quick one today, since I’m between stories. The US had their mid-term elections last week, which a lot of people have been looking forward to since Trump … Continue reading

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Interlude: Form One Lane

Day 83. 72 pages, 29,572 words. Ran out of steam a bit and had this interlude bubbling under, so here you go. I’ve been commuting lately, and it inspired me to create this Twitter thread. I threw it down in graphical form … Continue reading

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It’s a beautiful day

Day 43. 107 pages, 48,730 words. Vaguely considering starting a new little short story but not entirely sure where it’s headed (not that this has ever stopped me before but this isn’t a Creepy and Hatboy story), or if I … Continue reading

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Some More News

Day 10. 107 pages, 48,786 words. Ugh, I am out of time and energy. But I did watch this. You should check it out too, if you haven’t already. It deserves a signal boost. Because the US is really in … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life of Marlon Bundo

Day 79. 132,926 words. Full day meeting so no writing, I am just penning this on the bus. Today I had the delight to listen to the latest series of scathing notes on Mike Pence by the Last Week Tonight … Continue reading

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Huh. Look at that.

Day 7. 56 pages, 26,120 words. By the time Bajor regained its independence in 2369, Winn was one of the more influential vedeks in the Vedek Assembly. She had some support to succeed Kai Opaka after the latter disappeared in … Continue reading

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