Category Archives: Technology

Anything about technology, mathematics, inventions, science and engineering.

The true story of the domestication of cats and dogs

I am a scientist. You heard me people. Scientist 🔬. I just had my thesis posted in October 2017, so yes, scientist 👨‍🔬 . So bugger right off then if you can’t handle the truth. My father was a paleontologist and an … Continue reading

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Review: David S. Pumpkins – a Smashing Success

Finally something on SNL that wasn’t over-politicized crap 💩. See, the problem with blatant political humor, whether on the left or on the right, is that it often assumes that we are too stupid to get the message. That is … Continue reading

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Jim Croce’s Greatest Hits and It’s Hard by The Who

I listen to LP’s while I work out 🏋️. I stack two or three and just let them play. I forgot one ☝️ rule of Albums: there are several boring ‘concept’ songs or ‘C’ songs that didn’t even make it onto … Continue reading

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All music has a story: Mendelssohn’s Rondo Cappriccioso Opus Quattorze

It was on the 8-Track. I never knew the name of the piece of music 🎶 until yesterday. After all those years. I did not know what it was called. Then I was listening 👂 to public radio 📻. The music 🎶 was … Continue reading

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Neues deutsches Kino: die Todt der Bonusmärsche

“Moin Moin und büßen 😘  meiner lieben Leute. Ich heiße Karl-Heinz Schnellebäkker und das ist “Deutsches Kino heute” mit Röchibäüld Sächse-Héûtélîér.” “Dolmetschern bitte!” Puts on archaic DDR headphones 🎧. “So RSH, wilkommen meiner Geehrter Häär!” “Grüße Göttliche KHS. Was für … Continue reading

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Therapeutic Calming Meditation in Frightening Times for My Readers: Weimar Cabaret Expressionist Nihilism

WEIMAR CABARET STAGE BOTENDADDY ENTERS STAGE LEFT [Botendaddy bow 🙇 s low with a wave of his top hat 🎩.] “Damen und Herren, Wilkommen und Gruß Gött, many of my readers are frightened and filled with great angst by events we … Continue reading

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Botendaddy Graduates: Receives Laurel of Oak Leaves, Wears Toga with Regalia

In the end only the Boten-Daughter was there. Everyone else went home or on vacation. In the ancient hall of the University where many great Scholars of yore once stood, going back to the year of the risen Christ being … Continue reading

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