Anti-Caturday: Attempted Murder

As fall progresses and migratory birds leave Finland, more and more the only birds I ever see are crows. And because I’m weird that way, I keep chuckling at the old attempted murder joke. Which of course means that crows have been on my mind lately....

Red Sonja, Captain Marvel And Sex Sells

I’ve been reading comics since before I could read. I actually have this French Mickey Mouse comic that I still can’t read properly. So I’ve gotten used to the overt sexualization of female characters. Doesn’t mean that it doesn’t bother...

Anti-Caturday: Orca Appreciation Society

Humans as a species have a strange tendency to grow attached to other species that are inherently not only capable, but willing, to kill us. And always, simply because some part of our collective consciousness misfires and decides that these animals are cute. So it is...

Noveling News: Cryptozoology Edition

I have basically given up on the Librarians novel for now. I love the idea too much and I’m not a good enough author yet to finish it and I haven’t finished a novel in about two years so I’m desking it. Instead, I’m developing an idea about a...

Anti-Caturday: Boobies! Boobies everywhere!

Yes, it’s finally time for THAT old joke! And by extension the insult they shall a-fly. Apparently boob as an insult was born from these very same birds. The origin of the word is probably with Spanish sailors and the word “bobo”, stupid. The boobies...