On White Male Toxicity and Academic Complicity: A Run In With The David Foster Wallace Society

RND/ To consider a brief run-in with the 'International' David Foster Wallace Society - a summary of rhetorical internet micro-aggressions. In which your initial message to the DFWS was in part prompted after receiving seven literary submission rejections in a row (it's not that you don't really care about the suffering of others at the … Continue reading On White Male Toxicity and Academic Complicity: A Run In With The David Foster Wallace Society

Jim Sterling’s Guilt Free Gaming Manifesto, 2020

RND/ To consider a popular 'guilt free gaming manifesto' as formally named in 2020 by The Mighty Jim Sterling: FUCKING GRAPHICS, MOTHER FUCKERRRRR! (POPULAR GAMING MANIFESTO 2020) "No think. Game good! Game good so no think about sad when fun good game is a big yes to play. Gameplay? Fun. Graphics? Yes. Politics? No politic. … Continue reading Jim Sterling’s Guilt Free Gaming Manifesto, 2020

80s Fantasy Art Painting of The Regular Reader

RND/ To consider an 80's style fantasy art painting, inspired by the only regular reader of your shitty nowhere blog. *sniff* 3840 x 3114 .jpg, based on a window display by Ryoko Ishioka. Face by actress Cec Verrell. Rather than creating communication, it exhausts itself in the act of staging communication. Rather than producing meaning, … Continue reading 80s Fantasy Art Painting of The Regular Reader

24Hrs on Twitter as a Lonely Waste Of Time

RND/ In which, due to a particularly bad recent fit of existential depression and terminal boredom, you mistakenly try getting back onto Social Media, only to find it somehow even emptier than your old, half-undead life. Some notes in passing: You find the user interface a bit more slick and 'friendly' than you last remember … Continue reading 24Hrs on Twitter as a Lonely Waste Of Time