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Campaign spam season (Screw you, Christine)

The 2020 presidential campaign is in full swing, and how do I know? Because once again I’m getting spam texts for “Christine”. I mentioned in a couple of posts in 2016 that this was happening: It started with phone calls, … Continue reading

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When other developers are all stupid

“All” might be a strong word here before, but… wow. I’ve railed against this problem before, and I’m railing again. I leave cookies disabled on all websites except by whitelist only. This obviously gets annoying for those newsletter popups you … Continue reading

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They stole my drink

Today, I am pissed. The other day I went to Walmart to pick up a few things and thought I’d get more of the orange Crush water enhancer I like. It’s my current favorite and I’ve been drinking it for … Continue reading

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Adam ruins his show / Bacon will not give you cancer, the hat trick

I actually am a fan of Adam Ruins Everything, but from time to time holy crap does he get some stuff amazingly wrong. Often that happens to be on politically charged issues, and this being a non-political blog I will … Continue reading

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Rant in verse: The F before Facebook

‘Twas a week before Christmas, and all through my brain, Is a hatred of Facebook; it’s time to complain. Their stalking has sparked up a worldwide lament, But on pettier things is my rant wholly bent. For I, a programmer, … Continue reading

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Pointless controversy: the new Grinch movie looks like crap on a plate

With Americans so divided in politics these days, let us come together on something we all ought to be able to agree on (but, knowing us, we probably won’t): the new animated Grinch movie that’s coming out is a train … Continue reading

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We can’t have nice things (because nobody sells them anymore)

I’ve mentioned before about how when I become a supervillain, one of the departments under my benevolent reign will be the Ministry of Resurrected Products, bringing back items from the past that are sorely missed. But what I’m ranting about … Continue reading

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