Covid-19 Report: On The UK Experience Of Getting Vaccinated

RND/ To consider a terse report on the (/somewhat darkly fascinating?) experience of receiving the Covid 19 vaccine in the good old UK: Apart from the obligatory standard letter everyone got about Covid and ‘staying safe’, I’ve heard diddly Jack Squat from Dr. Johnson The Doom Buffoon and his gang of smirking Tory weasels. So … Read moreCovid-19 Report: On The UK Experience Of Getting Vaccinated

Painting the People’s Communist Broadband

RND/ To consider a painting of the ‘People’s Communist Broadband’ – featuring hero Karl Marx surfing the Tubular Interwebs. 4320 x 4320 .jpg Ideal / Idealized Cost for such Conceptual Work: £120K – contact Robert What for details. Considering a telecommunications engineer once told me parts of the UK are still using copper wire covered … Read morePainting the People’s Communist Broadband

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 … Read more24Hrs on Twitter as a Lonely Waste Of Time

Boris And Carrie In The Political Garden

RND/ To consider a (completely staged) conceptual painting of two smitten toffs, at leisure in an empty Sussex field – luckily supplied with a complete set of high quality garden furniture. Somewhat oddly, the whole painting leans to the right. 5136 x 4510 .jpg, compiled in Gimp Ideal / Idealized Cost for such Conceptual Work: … Read moreBoris And Carrie In The Political Garden

Big Nothing Talk: Jack Frags On Battlefield 3 and The Rise of PC Gaming (Transcript)

RND/ to consider making a video about some random subject (or say, performing a piece of conceptual art) about basically nothing at all – merely for the sake of making ‘the next video’ – the cosmically useless bit of vaguely artistic digital tat *cough* – A transcript of popular gaming Youtuber Jack Frags on Battlefield … Read moreBig Nothing Talk: Jack Frags On Battlefield 3 and The Rise of PC Gaming (Transcript)

“Ehh You Gamin’ Real Good”: On Vacuous Play

RND/ To consider the philosophical stupidity (innate uselessless, meaninglessness – boring, arbitrary mechanical pointless automaton-like grind, etc) of video games: 4300×3340, 8.0MB .jpg edited in Gimp – As expressed in a now classic quote by videogaming personality and journalist Lawrence Michael Sonntag “[..] It’s a bunch of ego-fluff; you just slap buttons and then people … Read more“Ehh You Gamin’ Real Good”: On Vacuous Play