One has to be careful when criticizing "the media" because after all, "Fake News!" was the near-constant battle-cry of you-know-who and his headless minions (while they were spreading, you know, fake news). Yet this morning, from the corner of my eye, I spotted another garbage headline in the litter-in-my-driveway type advertising "newspaper" that lands here … Continue reading Attention to Garbage
The precise method of combining finely shredded raw cabbage with dressing or a condiment into a cold side dish or "New England Salad" is defined in Cole's Law.
After all these years that have passed since Google killed their "Reader", I've found a replacement that makes me truly happy: News Explorer (only for Apple devices, sorry). Up until now, I used a mixture of both WordPress Reader and Thunderbird, but the latter is only local and the prior, while integrated nicely into the … Continue reading Feeds! Feeds! (News Explorer)
Unsurprisingly, "delivery apps" have turned the equivalent of room service for your own home, ie. a luxury, into an absolute shit-show for both restaurants and drivers. It's just more of the same exploitation economy, of course. While reading "The Fight to Rein in Delivery Apps" in The New Yorker I couldn't help but wonder: why … Continue reading Dine-In Discount
I've been meaning to add this older trance track (it's from 2012) to my "series" of songs to play loud for quite a while, and most recently I've gotten a little bit more into electronic music again, and it inevitably resurfaced. 🙂 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2B6cMfnstLw I've been thinking about what always hooks me to a track and … Continue reading Music: Confusion