Category Archives: Blogging

HasCon: the Aftermath

Last night, our friend from Cali gave us a call and let us in on everything. He did well, got the things we needed–well, the ones that weren’t sold out–and got them shipped to us. Prime’s phone was on speaker … Continue reading

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#500

This is post number five hundred for this blog. I can barely believe it. On my previous blog, it took five years to get to this point; now I’ve done it in about half the time. This calls for a … Continue reading

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Everything, Every Thing

There’s a great post on Love Joy Feminism right now that I recommend you read: If America is a TV show, this season feels increasingly dark. All of it is good. All of it is relevant. All of it rings of … Continue reading

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The Ten Things I Don’t Get Challenge

I found this meme through various other blogs and decided to give it a shot. Here goes nothing! 1) The “Mocking Spongebob”/”Spongebob Chicken” meme Remember when memes were funny? This one isn’t. At all. Why is it popular again? 2) Ads on YouTube All … Continue reading

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Please Quit Your Day Job

I found this festering wad not horribly long ago and I couldn’t leave this one well enough alone: The Real Story Behind Facebook Moderation and Your Petty Reports. Supposedly, this was written by a Facebook moderator but I’m not entirely sure. … Continue reading

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Thoughts

It’s that time of year again. I’ve been checking my local Walmart for Transformers school supplies on a daily basis. So far, I’ve only found a pair of backpacks and little else. This troubles me, as this is a movie … Continue reading

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Tempus Fugit

Or to put it another way: “Time flies.” Today marks my second year on WordPress. Time flies when you’re having fun, it seems. If anyone had told me that I would be here, with 425 posts to my name, I … Continue reading

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