Poor aul’ Liam #GBBO #tweet
Poor aul’ Liam #GBBO #tweet
This is a thing I have also noticed (the whole thread here is worth a read, too) https://t.co/PdlJua0IKD #tweet
This is it, exactly #repealthe8th https://t.co/EAxtA5IIyW #tweet
#Ophelia watch: the gales picked up again but we’re grand; I’m going to bed #tweet
Has the Lidl on Moore St reopened yet? I’m kinda stuck for my usual breakfast pretzels in the morning, y’see #tweet
Any Osaka Pro match between Ebessan and Kuishinbo Kamen https://t.co/FSHA0JE7al #tweet
Tesco Ireland really stood out today, and not in a good way https://t.co/M2rJmkZYof #tweet
Five eps into Star Trek Discovery and it’s only getting worse #tweet
#Ophelia watch: is it over yet? No damage to the house as far as I can tell #tweet
That’s cute Brit Twitter going on about their #RedSun when we’re getting battered by #Ophelia over here #tweet
#Ophelia watch: fairly violent gusts in Dundalk now, but the patio is sheltered enough that the leaves are barely budging #tweet
#Ophelia watch: gusts are bending the trees across the road now #tweet
Haven’t thought about Sean Hughes in a long time but what a loss, seriously #tweet
Don't sleep on this news today amid all the hurricane talk https://t.co/smfRfE2yAT #tweet
#Ophelia watch: quite blustery already up here in Dundalk, and the sky is pink #tweet
I don’t want to hear any moaning tomorrow if #Ophelia turns out to be a damp squib #tweet
Very smart move by Irish Rail here #Ophelia https://t.co/myNamE21vc #tweet
That’s me staying in tomorrow, so. Please let us not lose electricity and internet as well #tweet
Testing out this iRig headphone amp thing I got for my bass and it’s pretty badass #tweet
Honestly getting a little worried now about travelling to the city on Monday with a Cat 3 storm on the way #tweet
Here's a heartbreaking thread on just one reason why we need to #repealthe8th https://t.co/HKQkrRmBDa #tweet
Just had to finish a truck driving sim mission I rage quit as I made a wrong turn right before the end of my route and couldn’t turn around #tweet
Blind Idiot God’s second album Undertow is now on Bandcamp, people https://t.co/P6YuCRJSXG #tweet
I know Bee is the one for me because she helped me find the two missing cards from my WCW set in WWE Slam #tweet
This story messed me up; those ‘woods’ are very small and I used to cross through there all the time https://t.co/e4Mzhw3WbC #tweet
I think we can all agree that the application of Twitter’s terms of service is fairly suspicious #tweet
Let me get this straight: men can sling all kinds of abuse on Twitter, but Rose McGowan tells Baffleck to fuck off and gets suspended? #tweet
Ah, my Amazon parcel and its ridiculous box arrived just in time for recycling day #tweet
In case I’m ever stuck for which one to use.
Who didn’t have this on their computer around the turn of the century? And the project is still going! Best of the web, no doubt.
I’ll let you know how yesterday’s Budget affects me as soon as I find out how last year’s affects my tax filing this month #tweet
Haven’t watched New Japan since the US G1 shows so I’m just jumping straight back in with KOPW or I never will #tweet
“The hair’s where he gets his power from; he’s like Samson” - Bee on Jushin Thunder Liger #tweet
Amazon Prime’s film selection in Ireland is worse than pathetic. Same film market as the UK but we don’t even have what they get #tweet
UPS i-Parcel tracking is so informative; my Amazon order has practically disappeared since export on Friday #tweet
So it turns out Bee’s old Tamagotchi is a Japanese model, not one made for the western market #tweet
Hold up, hold up: Jazzy Gabert’s stepdad is Masahiro Chono?! #tweet
When in doubt, watch wrestling. I’m almost through watching every Clash of the Champions since a few weeks ago, which is a lot #tweet
Guidelines and principles that are surely applicable across other visual disciplines.
A set of CSS classes for advanced typography, like ligatures. Overcomplicated for most users, but would probably be handy if such fine control over appearance is ever required.
Bees are the best.
Compared to July and August, September was a quiet month for movies watched round these parts. Mind you, two involved trips to the cinema as a paying punter, though one I regret spending those few euros on (see if you can guess which one).
What’s people’s problem with the new Morbid Angel song? Sounds pretty good to me #tweet
On a related note to my last post, here’s Mishaal Al Gergawi’s digest of what he learned from reading modern history. (The thing he notes about people from a distance being less compromising rings true for me, as an Irish person who sees Irish-Americans venerate the Republican armed movement without ever having to face the consequences up close.)
Bill Wurtz covers the history of the entire world in under 20 minutes. [c/o Kottke.org]
ST Discovery e03 starts feeling like proper Trek for a fleeting few moments, then loses the plot (and rips off The Expanse’s aesthetic) #tweet
Acquitted of all charges weeks ago, but still in custody: https://t.co/II9tAP2jNq #tweet
Bit early for Hallowe’en names, isn’t it? Also, I’m stuck for a good one #tweet
Slept on this NXT War Games news. I’m excited! But two rings or GTFO #tweet
So, an eventful September as predicted.
The biggest news, both work-related and personal, from the last few weeks is that my Bandcamp Daily feature on Ireland’s heavy underground was published.
It’s my highest-profile writing project to date, and only happened because I decided I had nothing to lose by sending the pitch. I’m not exactly brimming with self-belief (the term ‘imposter syndrome’ was created for people like me) but this has been a big boost of confidence.