Category Archives: Savage Nerdery

Nothing Grows in Texas

Children, are you sitting comfortably? Let us begin. This is a video of Australian post-punk group The Sacred Cowboys, in 1984. The self-titled debut album is better than this very silly single suggests. I sent Alex some tracks  from it, … Continue reading

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This is fascinating, somehow

Sorry to all you metric/Celsius types: This is winter, of course. Then there’s this: I guess I will not be using my mad knitting skillz to make Steve a Christmas present this year. Hope you managed to get past the … Continue reading

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Economics of Spam

This has been happening a lot this year. The site got 86 hits yesterday, but nearly half of them were from these weirdo sites called things like a-wordpress.cz.cc/fasha-sandha-minta-mafa-lafa-isu-gambar-berbikini-wipi-pipi-di-bal.php that sound like fake Bahasa Malay or Indonesian names or something. You … Continue reading

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Perhaps I spoke too soon about matt smith and doctor who last year

It’s a new year and a new season of Doctor Who coming up pretty soon I guess. Thought back on my optimistic review of the first few episodes of the last season – “it’s better! the writing is less epic! … Continue reading

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Fearsome Creatures of the Lumberwoods

This is something I truly, truly love. Fearsome Creatures of the Lumberwoods, With a Few Desert and Mountain Beasts Written by William T. Cox • Illustrated by Coert Du Bois • With Latin Classifications by George B. Sudworth (Washington: Judd … Continue reading

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Lotsa Blogz

People have a lot of blogs, don’t they? Take Piche. He has LOVE BUNNI WEST COAST, a about his move to SF. And  R.JXP’s Reposted Movie Reviews.  And his wife has more. And he used to have http://www.lovebunnipress.blogspot.com/. And I shit my pants, and … Continue reading

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chronic overachievings

Because I figure everyone’s DYING to know what’s going on with me; I’m starting a new webcomic project this week because well, I wanted to try something new, so why not.  Actually I’ve been working on it for almost a … Continue reading

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Matt Smith as Doctor Who: Doesn’t suck so far

After three episodes, I have readily accepted that Matt Smith is Doctor Who. I was worried he was going to play the role as a kind of namby-pants Gen Y woofter, but in fact he carries the whole thing off … Continue reading

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