Category: The Fractal Journal

We’re All Ads

Craftsmanship at an all time low…salesmanship booming…. We’re all ads now. SouthPark nailed it. P.S. – Selling things is not a craft. It’s a fart. Necessary, at times rewarding, and essential but so so stinky. Enjoy this post? Consider helping cover web hosting costs,…

Roland and Hayes

“Is there anything to be said for it?” “I really haven’t the faintest.” Two silhouettes haunched over a grave offered no prayers. Yet, it was not an occasion entirely lacking in reverence. The strange light of the lantern diffused spectrally through the fog like…

Garden Update – Peppers Yellowing and Gardner Mellowing

Heyo. Sorry for the long lag time in uploads. I’m at a hotel while my kitchen is being torn out and rebuilt. I can’t make any promises at this point in terms of video output. But, I’ll try to do my level best to…

Ideologues

I just stumbled across a quote that perfectly captures the disdain I have for ideologues. Morality is always removed from moralizers. Though philosophers engage in rhetoric – Rhetoriticians are not philosophers. “After communists, most of all I hate anti-communists.” – Sergei Dovlatov, Soviet dissident….

Of the Wind – A Musing

I stride among pillars at dawn The magnificent sun casts their shadows across the simmering sand The hawk glides overhead Silent sacred symmetry Eternal forms amidst primordial desert Mortality, infinity, entwined Will hands arise forever to furnish this duality Or are they too mere…

Hotel Time Again and Hero Abuse

Like awesome the word hero is entirely overused. I discuss why being a medical professional does not make you a hero. Scott Adams’ Video : Enjoy this post? Consider helping cover web hosting costs, and legitimizing my carpal tunnel by donating to my Paypal. 

Heroes!

  Heroism is no longer reserved for individuals of especial merit. Apparently, you simply have to choose the right vocation. Sod the reason for your choice. No matter how mercenary. You’re a hero. Especially in a crisis – which you never mishandle. Because you…

Normie Review – WSJ Journal Blows Sunshine Up Your Ass, NYT Ditz on Rogan’s Spotify Deal

Just a bit of a ramble on normie news. Note: The article on Rogan actually wasn’t bad. I don’t dislike Bari Weiss. I just find many of her views distasteful so I rag on her a bit. Sources https://www.wsj.com/articles/for-economy-worst-of-coronavirus-shutdowns-may-be-over-11590408000   Enjoy this post? Consider…

Thoughts on Depression

I offer some suggestions on dealing with the blues. An offering called forth by the disheartening rate of suicides we’re seeing during the Coronavirus lockdown. Enjoy this post? Consider helping cover web hosting costs, and legitimizing my carpal tunnel by donating to my Paypal. 

Lockdown Suicides, Failed Rent Payments, and Economic Doom

The economy does not have an off switch. I review this and many other excellent observations from the following article: https://www.unz.com/mwhitney/the-lockdown-has-turned-america-into-a-despotic-cash-strapped-basket-case/ Note: My chipper demeanor has everything to do with having a great day filled with beer and food. I absolutely take this situation…