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Leak the Truth, but not Speak the Truth?

Leak the Truth, but not Speak the Truth?

For some people, the internet does not exist. For others, the internet is not a free, anarchistic haven but is instead carefully policed by the state. These two important facts were easily brushed aside by the clamour caused by British […]

How to Play Twiddlythinks

How to Play Twiddlythinks

Luckily for me, this morning’s post included another letter from old friend Prince Karl Zeis of the royal house of Delthfia. Dear Eric, I write to share a wondrous find. It was discovered by my precocious fourteen year old niece. […]

When Words Fail

When Words Fail

The limits of language might, on first consideration, seem a curious topic to write about. But then, like all topics, if not discussed in language, then it is not discussed at all. And by most measures, this language – the […]

Parallel Return of the Jedi: Making an Entrance

Parallel Return of the Jedi: Making an Entrance

Long long ago, possibly before time began, and certainly before Tuesday last week, there was a saga called Star Wars. And lo, the people said it was good, and that it did verily enthrall them with its tales of derring-do, […]

The Secret Diary of a Russian Mole

The Secret Diary of a Russian Mole

March 14, 2006 Hooray for mother Russia! Hooray for my new home in the corrupt and materialistic US of A! What a glorious day; the first day of my new diary and the first day in my new hometown of […]