Monthly Archives: May 2011

The Black and Blue Ghost: Part 1

Continued from this previous installment As well, it is recommended to read Part 1 of Workshy Joe’s series ‘Men Who Go Ghost’, which inspired this series As I mentioned in my introduction to this series, I have already been living … Continue reading

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Attack of the Australian nanny state – Part 3

Previous installments in this series: Part 1 Part 2 As I mentioned at the end of Part 2, my plan was to write to Event Cinemas and ask if they had a policy in place that prevented individuals from buying … Continue reading

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The Black and Blue Ghost: Introduction (to a semi-regular series)

Recently at his blog The Unambitious Male, Workshy Joe published an interesting and thought-provoking series of posts that was prompted by a reader’s request to “write about the MGTOW”. For the unfamiliar, MGTOW is short for Men Going Their Own … Continue reading

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Kindle, again

(Continued from this previous entry) It’s been just over a week since I began using my Amazon Kindle. And already, my life has changed in several ways. * The first ebook I purchased and read on my Kindle was Andrew … Continue reading

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Attack of the Australian nanny state – Part 2

(Continued from this previous entry) Classification, the Australian Government department that looks after media classification, were as good as their word – within 20 days of my emailing them, they sent a reply. And what they had to say was … Continue reading

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Kindle

Late night, Thursday, 21 April 2011. The Australian dollar had reached $1.07 against the US dollar. Thanks to my employer’s foresight, I’d gotten next week’s pay five days earlier than normal to avoid the banking chaos predicted for next week … Continue reading

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