Category Archives: Featured

Combining blogging and social media: It’s hard

One school of thought for blogging in the social media era says you should use your blog to create unique content, and publicize it on social media. I don’t blog that way. I blog like it’s 1999. I share a … Continue reading

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Minnie digging in her digging spot

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Stepin Fetchit was a pioneering African-American movie star

Lincoln Theodore Monroe Andrew Perry, aka “Stepin Fetchit,” aka “the Laziest Man in the World,” was the African-American star of many wildly successful comedy movies in the 1920s and 1930s. He had a hell of a life. He was the … Continue reading

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I’m back

I’ve resumed blogging at mitchwagner.com. You know that already because you’re reading this. I like having an outpost on the public web, that I own and control, and where anybody can always find me. And WordPress gives me something to … Continue reading

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Staycation journal

I have not spoken to anyone. Personal hygiene is for sheeple. My new best friend is a volleyball. His name is Wilson.

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A Staycation Haiku

Very hungry But sitting very comfortably with the dog in the sunroom Don’t want to get up Maybe I’ll just eat the dog?

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I take it back

I found many broflakes whose penises fell off and are blaming the BBC choosing a woman to play Doctor Who. If you’re looking to find idiots, YouTube comments won’t disappoint.

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iPad mini 2 + iOS 11: A bad idea

I downgraded my iPad mini 2 (2013/14) to iOS 10. iOS11 slows it down bad. I’m sure you’ll run into the same problem on the original iPad Air. I ran into the same problem on my first-generation iPad. You can … Continue reading

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Doctor Who outrage

I’m seeing plenty of reports that fans are supposedly outraged by casting a woman as Doctor Who. I went searching for outraged comments. I looked on Reddit, Twitter, the comments section on io9, and even the comments section on YouTube. … Continue reading

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Minnie and one of her favorite things. 

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Goose and goslings

Seen on the walk to Lake Murray with Minnie this morning.

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Re-Animated

We took a walk down the boulevard in La Mesa Village, which is going upscale, including this excellent shop: Re-Animated Records, Movies & More.

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