Science fiction, ruminations on life, and other ramblings from a quiet little loudmouth.
One of the most oft-repeated and blatantly untrue sentiments I hate seeing bandied about is “what happens in the dark comes out in the light”. See also: “you can never keep a secret” and “one’s sins catch up with them”. It’s romantic bullshit. Ideally yes, people get their “just desserts” and all, but there areContinue reading “Random Truth”
Once upon a time there was an orc named Gogglesnort. He was a strange and kind of awkward fellow, and a bit grumpy, but never wanted to hurt anyone. He lived in a humble dugout with a cute green door at the edge of the Forest near Maiden’s Bridge. His onion and duck soup wasContinue reading “The Tale of Nerd Gogglesnort”
Signs That You’re Engaging With Conspiracy Theories, Conspiracy-Adjacent Behaviour, or Otherwise General Bad Faith Political/Social Evangelism
Warning Signs Interspersed use of all caps exceeding one or two words (excluding headings obviously), up to and including a complete all caps post. General bad spelling/grammar that can’t be reasonably pinned to being on a mobile device. Attempts at ownership of the infinitive verb “are” (EG “The president *is* evil”). Early and upfront attemptsContinue reading “Signs That You’re Engaging With Conspiracy Theories, Conspiracy-Adjacent Behaviour, or Otherwise General Bad Faith Political/Social Evangelism”
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