Category Archives: Blog Notes

Blog Notes: This Blog Is Not Dead

Posts have fallen off due to a lack of excitement. Nothing has risen to the level of a post. Meanwhile, I see Twitter is still overrun with the Politically Insane. I was going to highlight the most stupid tweet I’d … Continue reading

Posted in Blog Notes | 2 Comments

April 1, 2019: No Posts Today

Because people like to do pranks on this day. I hate pranks. So no posts here, lest you think something I post is not true.

Posted in Blog Notes | Leave a comment

Blog Notes: Google’s AMP Is Stupid

I get an email from Google saying AMP’s having problems with this site. On 196 posts! WTF! Well, the problem is Google, not this site. It turns out WordPress is clearly telling their damn robot: # If you are regularly … Continue reading

Posted in Blog Notes, So Stupid It Hurts | Leave a comment

Status Update

Sullivan’s Travels: Poverty Is To Be Shunned You see, sir, rich people and theorists, who are usually rich people, think of poverty in the negative, as the lack of riches, as disease might be called the lack of health. But … Continue reading

Posted in Blog Notes, DOOM, Video | Leave a comment

The Elitist Frustration Of Wikipedia

I happened to look at my prior blog and noticed Whatever Happened To Agent Crush? was in the Top Posts sidebar. I decided to Google it and went to the Wikipedia page, which I’d seen years ago: Click = big … Continue reading

Posted in Blog Notes, So Stupid It Hurts | Leave a comment

Blog Notes: Destination Unknown

A YouTube clip about the homeless in San Fransisco. John, Chapter 9. A Howard Roark quote from The Fountainhead. Cherryl Brooks explaining how she wound up in New York City, from Atlas Shrugged. Placing another public library hold on Skin … Continue reading

Posted in Blog Notes | Leave a comment

Blog Notes: Better YouTube Clips

This morning I tried to trim a YouTube clip at EZGIF.com, an online service I’ve used in the past. Well, the cut wouldn’t take. Enough of that! Some Googling turned up a free video editor called Shotcut. After a few … Continue reading

Posted in Blog Notes, Video | Leave a comment

Winter Storm Harper

That’s what The Weather Channel is calling it. None of the forecasts agree: National Weather Service, The Weather Channel, and local cable station NY1 all differ. I think NY1 has the worst: I hope they’re wrong. But they’ve been correct … Continue reading

Posted in Blog Notes | Leave a comment

YouTube Milestone (Or Millstone?)

If I recall correctly, the Copyright owner chose to monetize it instead of being mean and having it taken down with me getting a Copyright Strike. So I thank them for being sensible. I’m surprised at how popular this clip … Continue reading

Posted in Blog Notes, Video | Leave a comment

Your 2019 Preview And Blog Changes Ahead

I used an online service to trim, so there’s a watermark. Here comes 2019: Network: Things Are Crazy Yeah. Next year there won’t be any more eScooter posts. There are no credible eScooter reviewers so I can’t tell you where … Continue reading

Posted in Blog Notes, Video | Leave a comment