Latest Stories

  • We Hate People Episode 15: The Well Hung Referendum

    As thought leaders in the civilised world, we take on the big historical events this week. The Show Notes – Brexit: is it the end of the world as we now it and why does David feel fine? – Australian election predictions – Game of Thrones (does contain spoilers but you’ll get a warning) Don’t… [Continue Reading]

    We Hate People Episode 15: The Well Hung Referendum
  • We Hate People Episode 14: Life, The Universe and Wogan

    We go a bit rogue even for us this episode, with a lot of time spent on comics, with some Game of Thrones and a book review thrown in for good measure. The Show Notes – Eurovision 2016 – Captain America gets a new (crap) twist (link) – General diatribe against Marvel and DC for… [Continue Reading]

    We Hate People Episode 14: Life, The Universe and Wogan
  • Review: Ancillary Mercy by Ann Leckie

    When you get to the last installment of a trilogy, you expect big things. This is the installment that ties up loose ends, and completes a character’s journey. In Ancillary Mercy, Anne Leckie manages to do both of these. The action here picks up a few weeks after 2014’s Ancillary Sword, with much of the first… [Continue Reading]

    Review: Ancillary Mercy by Ann Leckie
  • We Hate People Episode 13: It’s On!

    We get a bit political again with an Aussie election on the way and the US election season grinding on. But don’t worry we also talk everything from Tesla to Taxis. The Show Notes – Election called in Australia and outcome predictions (for the record, David claims LNP ends up with 79/150 seats) – Donald… [Continue Reading]

    We Hate People Episode 13: It’s On!

General Tech

Sometimes CEOs earn their money

Yes it definitely does occur: even some of our highest paid CEOs earn their money sometimes. Apple CEO Tim Cook probably has … [Read More...]

More General Tech

Virtual Worlds

Euclideon Keeps On Keeping On

Long-term readers will know we've been following Bruce Dell and his company Euclideon for essentially the whole of their … [Read More...]

More Virtual Worlds

The Email Joke Graveyard

Wife Buys A Gun

A woman goes into a sporting goods store to buy a shotgun. "It's for my husband" she tells the clerk. "Did he … [Read More...]

Having trouble paying the bills ??

Then try this one out. This letter was received by a retail store in South Africa. It starts with acknowledging the debt … [Read More...]

Why Parents Drink

A boss wondered why one of his most valued employees had  phoned in sick one day. Having an urgent problem with one of the … [Read More...]

More random stuff

Previous Posts