Remember how at the end of summer I was super gung-ho about posting a "Learn->study->explain" post each week? Well, I think the fact that I haven't posted a single one yet 3 weeks into term shows you how much of a flop that whole plan was. Why haven't I posted one yet? I'm not really … Continue reading On School Life & the Supreme Court – a quick update
So today marks the 99th anniversary of World War I Armistice on November 11th, 1918 at 11 am (the eleventh month, eleventh day, eleventh hour). Since I don't have a way with words, I'll be including bits of War Poems here and there which I have always found to be incredibly powerful in humanizing the war … Continue reading Day #11 – Why I commemorate Remebrance Day, not celebrate Veterans Day
So yesterday's post was a bit long and drawn out, so today's one will be shorter, based on a daily post prompt, since those posts tend to be more popular on my blog. Today's theme is: Egg! Therefore, here are half a dozen short facts about eggs that you probably didn't know about this food item, … Continue reading Day #5 – A Half-Dozen Random Facts About Eggs
And so it begins! In German for the title because why not, I know how to say it (have been learning the language for about a year now) and it makes for a more interesting title. Plus the explanation bumps up my word count slightly since to be perfectly honest 500 words per day is a … Continue reading Day #1 – Und so beginnt es!
And because I am a renegade blogger, spoilers: contrary to Betteridge's law of headlines / Hinchliffe’s Rule which states: Any headline which ends in a question mark can be answered by the word "no." The reason why journalists use that style of headline is that they know the story is probably bullshit, and don’t actually … Continue reading Day 6 – Am I a Hobby-Hoarder?
Well that didn't take long didn't it? I was hoping for this blog to remain relatively neutral in terms of political things, but... well it is a bit hard to stay quiet about what is going on in the USA right now. And since in it occurred to me that no one is reading this blog … Continue reading Let’s talk about Politics, shall we?