Rick Perry is a Palahniuk fan!

•September 24, 2011 • Leave a Comment

The same as any good pyramid scheme, you always have to be enrolling people at the bottom. The same as Social Security, it’s a mass of good people all paying for somebody else. Nickel-and-diming these Good Samaritans is just my own personal social safety net.

‘Ponzi Scheme’ isn’t the right phrase, but it’s the first that comes to mind.

                                                                                                                      -Choke, pg. 79


Where do you go from here?

•September 24, 2011 • 1 Comment

The short answer – back. Back to the UK. Like “Back in the USSR,” but not.

Continue reading ‘Where do you go from here?’


•September 14, 2011 • Leave a Comment

Heading to a job I loathe – more to follow…

LEGO Nerding: Super 8 projector

•May 18, 2011 • Leave a Comment

Not only is this a great feat of LEGO engineering, but displays a remarkable technical prowess in general.

Lego Technic Super-8 Movie Projector from Friedemann Wachsmuth on Vimeo.

Hungarian Boulevard

•May 18, 2011 • Leave a Comment


Originally uploaded by miyagisan

Corporate Mercenaries, Alive and Well in the U.A.E.

•May 15, 2011 • Leave a Comment

Blackwater has apparently sprung up in the deserts of the United Arab Emirates, building an 800-strong, multi-national, $530 million private battalion for the U.A.E. to do basically whatever they want.


In Viaggio

•May 14, 2011 • Leave a Comment

In Viaggio

Originally uploaded by Francesco Campanale (Brave New Account)