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 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 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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