JOHN LYDON INVENTED ALL THE COOLEST MUSIC

JOHN LYDON INVENTED ALL THE COOLEST MUSIC There was a time when music was the real deal but that ended decades ago Most old farts know that John Lydon invented punk in 1977 with his band The Sex Pistols. Never Mind The Bollocks immediately changed the face of music.   Just one year later in […]

MY FAVOURITE ALBUMS OF ALL TIME

ROCK OUT AND GO OFF LIKE A FREAK Music is a very personal thing, and this is a list of my own favourite albums, not an attempt at definitive music history. All the descriptions here are copied from the music site All Music. The only original thing about this list is that it’s sorted by year. […]

BACK WHEN MEN WERE MEN AND CARS WERE AS WELL

BACK WHEN MEN WERE MEN AND CARS WERE AS WELL Get hard and go off Back in the 70’s “trans” didn’t mean some ladyboy in a mini skirt. It meant a hardcore car like a 1973 Ford Mustang Trans Am. No padded airbags up front And no extra fat padding for the arse either   […]

CUTE PICTURES OF CATS

People sometimes ask me ” Why are you always going on about conspiracies and bad shit – haven’t you got any cute cat pictures?” Well actually I do have the odd one or two, and maybe today would be a good day to share a few random cat pictures. Here are a few good pictures […]

Taking Photos in the Weta Workshop

Taking Photos in the Weta Workshop. There are really only two rules at the Weta workshop. No photos and no touching stuff. Despite living just down the road in a neighbouring suburb @kiwideb and I have never been to the world famous Weta workshop. Recently we took a tour and it was very cool. When […]

DON’T WORRY BE HAPPY

DON’T WORRY BE HAPPY Eight months ago, soon after I first discovered Steemit because @corbettreport recommended it, I did a post about worry Recently I was looking for that post to send the link to someone and ended up re-reading it. Wow I thought, if I say so myself, that was a darn good post. […]

AMERICAN GODS JUST BLEW MY DOORS OFF

AMERICAN GODS JUST BLEW MY DOORS OFF Yesterday we sat down and watched episode one of the new American Gods TV series. We’ve been anticipating it for a while, but I was a bit uncertain that it was going to be possible for any TV show to capture the brilliance of Neil Gamain’s astonishing book. […]

How to Store Your Cannabis

How to Store Your Cannabis Age it like wine in a cellar – no freezing Do – store out of direct sunlight in a cool, dry place Do – store in containers with a neutral charge, like glass jars. Do – use hygrometers or products like Boveda to monitor and control RH levels Do – […]

What was that awesome track in Dr Strange?

Pink Floyd – Interstellar Overdrive – 1967 Why Doctor Strange shares its psychedelic DNA with Pink Floyd Marvel’s latest blockbuster has a curious number of musical connections that go way back to the comic’s 60s origins Benedict Cumberbatch in Doctor Strange and Pink Floyd. “Open your eye!,” Tilda Swinton’s version of the Ancient One intones […]