Tag Archives: words

Odd One Out?

Gypsies, a Turkey, a pan of French Fries, and the Kings of Leon

Which is the odd-one out: gypsies, turkeys, french fries, or the Kings of Leon? It’s a simple riddle, but it’s still better than whatever you’ve gotten out of your cracker. Continue reading

Counterfeit Monkey

Counterfeit Monkey

Earlier this year, Dan played Emily Short’s latest interactive fiction game, Counterfeit Monkey, and decided that it was among the best games of its type that he’s played in years. You should play it, too. Continue reading

The Nontheist Glossary


Dan talks about what the word “nontheism” means to him, as an umbrella term for a whole heap of other exciting words. He then goes on to criticise how he sees the word “nontheist” used today, in what he sees as further misuse of an already-confusing word. Continue reading

The Crack


Dan defines esotericism for a man who’s repairing his floorboards. That is all. Continue reading

The Week of Balls


Dan says the word “balls” a lot, statistically speaking, as he deals with a broken boiler (at home) and a disfunctional server (at work). Continue reading