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New Year's Eve

31 December 2012

Last year, and the year before, I railed against the year ending and hoped for a better year.What happened was that from year to year, things got worse.This year I have railed against the year all year (I apologise for the horrible pun).Now that it’s ending, I’m sad to see...

Goodbye, Instagram

22 December 2012

General premise: I hate Facebook dispassionately, I find it poorly made, invasive, useless and often irritating.If I still have an account (I opened it in 2007, suspended it for a while and then reopened it), it is only because part of my family and some friends are there, or rather,...

A great classic

07 December 2012

I don’t usually talk about politics, but this time they really went too far.All of them, not one in particular.And so I, too, was reminded of a famous cover from a few years ago, which has now become a great classic.I would be tempted to ask Sandy Claws that they...