Shaken, stirred and rusted
Tumbril for two
Microsoft. How do I hate thee?
All Souls' Day
All Saints' Day
How to lose money
Indexes and search
Quote and image of the month
Quote: Wilhelm Müller, Die Winterreise. Image: Carl Julius von Leypold, Der Wanderer im Sturm/The wanderer in the storm.
Objects of technological desire do not die, they just rust away and become ever more pointless.
Posted by Mad Mitch on UTC 2015-11-28 07:20.
Updated on UTC 2016-02-10
The dramatic Climatic Unit
One aspect of climatic nonsense still going strong after nearly half a century and now probably too late to fix.
Posted by Austin Morris on UTC 2015-11-27 09:54.
Today we are reaching out to all the significant others on the planet.
Posted by Austin Morris on UTC 2015-11-25 14:22.
Tumbril for two, please!
The Swedish Charlie tackles the evils of this world: hot baths.
Posted by Thersites on UTC 2015-11-24 10:10.
Engaging God: God help us!
After the atrocities in Paris, Justin Welby, Archbishop of Canterbury, 'engages God' on a walk. What have we done to deserve this?
Posted by Thersites on UTC 2015-11-22 08:09.
Brendan O'Neill calls on us to fight for the Enlightenment. Don't bother: it's dead and gone.
Posted by Richard on UTC 2015-11-19 13:53.
Updated on UTC 2016-02-10
Writing for meaning, as opposed to writing for tedious pedants.
Posted by Austin Morris on UTC 2015-11-13 08:02.
The definitive guide to staying sane in the social media age.
Posted by Thersites on UTC 2015-11-12 15:27.
Updated on UTC 2016-07-01
If you don't mind displaying your intellectual credentials, here's how to do it.
Posted by Mad Mitch on UTC 2015-11-11 09:26.
The 700th anniversary of the Battle of Morgarten in Switzerland and the cloud of unknowing that surrounds it. Something for everyone.
Posted by Richard on UTC 2015-11-11 08:44.
Jean-Jacques Rousseau's NBFF
Rousseau befriends an extremely rich autocrat who wants to use mathematical skills to control the world.
Posted by Richard on UTC 2015-11-04 09:00.
Mars will now say a few words
The God of War speaks on the impending Armistice Day, 11.11.2015
Posted by Thersites on UTC 2015-11-03 10:37.
Wiki-wacky-woo, I don't know you. Or much about anything else, for that matter.
Posted by Mad Mitch on UTC 2015-11-03 09:37.
Microsoft. How do I hate thee? Let me count the ways…
Vista, Ribbon, Win 8, Win 10. Shall I go on?
Posted by Mad Mitch on UTC 2015-11-02 09:14.
All Souls' Day, 2 November
Some thoughts for All Souls' Day, 2 November on the Litany for All Souls' Day of Johann Georg Jacobi, set to music by Franz Schubert.
Posted by Richard on UTC 2015-11-02 10:12.
All Saints' Day, 1 November
Some thoughts for All Saints' Day, 1 November on the painting La Toussaint by the French artist Émile Friant.
Posted by Richard on UTC 2015-11-01 10:12.
Desperate to lose some money quickly? Here's how to do it: buy gold. Here is the thinking person's guide for which you have been waiting so long.
Posted by Thersites on UTC 2015-11-01 09:52.
Updated on UTC 2016-01-27
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