Dammit, I had an erudite post rant all composed in my mind about the flaming idiots in Virginia who proposed a bill to fine people whose underwear was showing, and then they actually go ahead and drop the bill.
A pox on them.
Still, some people won’t give up the good fight:
The Bill’s sponsor, Delegate Algie Howell, issued a statement saying it “was in direct response to a number of my constituents who found this to be a very important issue”.
He said constituents included customers at his barber’s shop who were offended by exposed underwear.
Do not upset the barbershop constituency, I say. Especially when they are your only friends.
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.