I watch as much TV as though I were unemployed. I am self-employed, which boils down to unemployed, and I think someone should alert my boss that I should be working. Meanwhile, I'll be sitting here watching The Bridge aka Bron/Broen. It's a Danish/Swedish co-production series, and while a US adaptation of it exists, I can't … Continue reading What I Hated the Least Today 185/365: The Bridge
Do you ever think of the sounds your home makes when it's otherwise quiet? I don't, unless I spend a night out of home and am confronted with an entirely different set of sounds. Moving homes a year and half ago also made me more attuned to the peculiarities of soundtracks of places, so to say. My current … Continue reading What I Hated the Least Today 177/365: Sounds
*The following contains no explicit material, but sexual implications are involved.* Have you ever wondered, hypothetically, how you could jerk off the audience of a full lecture hall within a ten-minute presentation? Neither have I. Until I watched what is so far my most favourite episode of the Silicon Valley TV series. It's a geek/tech comedy which is as funny as smart—not all … Continue reading What I Hated the Least Today 157/365: Optimal Tip-to-Tip Efficiency (NSFW)
I'm scared of people who take a perfectly normal thing, like eating or exercising, and turn it into a whole lifestyle, so making it somewhat abnormal. The trouble is that people with a conscious lifestyle (orthodox yogis, vegetarians, non-gluten eaters, you name it) tend to spread their enlightenment like crusaders. I found myself very uplifted when … Continue reading What I Hated the Least Today 150/365: Lifestyle
It was Friday night and I got depressed—as do all people who don't know what to do with themselves when they don't have anything urgent to do at the moment. My solution to depression was classically self-destructive: I ordered pizza, poured Scotch and watched Game of Thrones. I found all of these but the Scotch … Continue reading What I Hated the Least Today 126/365: Scotch and Pizza
My yesterday's post about a yoga block received a bunch of great and greatly amusing comments, which prompted me to revisit the topic for a follow-up with clarifications and answers to pressing questions which I didn't even realise my post posed. While I assumed that the existence of yoga blocks was generally known and acknowledged, … Continue reading What I Hated the Least Today 125/365: Yoga Block What Again?