Something’s been different here at thecoredump.org Intergalactic Headquarters for the last couple of weeks, and it finally dawned on me what it is: The phones have been very quiet. To the point where now when it rings I actually assume it’s not a telemarketer calling to torment me.
So big ups to the FTC for the Do Not Call list! Vive la difference!
The only ashes in the victory cup at this point are of course the fear that some insane judge may overturn the list at some point. Let’s all try to make sure that doesn’t happen.
Music: Dub Be Good To Me by Beats International
Includes Hollywood Dead, Tales from the Loop, Things from the Flood, The Court of Broken Knives, and Port of Shadows.
Nic has a retinal tear and has his vision is saved by a laser.
Includes The Storm Before the Storm, White Trash, Calypso, Tell the Machine Goodnight, Prince of Fools, and Provenance.
The Internet tells Nic to install Ubiquiti gear in his house, so he does, and now he has thoughts.
What I wish I’d known when I started podcasting.
Nic starts a new podcast about—gasp!—American sports.
Mostly excellent non-fiction in this installment. Includes Fantasyland, The Miracle of Dunkirk, Das Reich, The Undoing Project, Waiting for the Punch, Vacationland and Points of Impact.