Thoughts post archive

  1. Australia lost, again
  2. Bob Hawke
  3. Snippets from my personal wiki
  4. Type fast and break prose
  5. Intermittent fasting, and metabolism
  6. Who’s Chef Boyardee?
  7. Brexit silver lining
  8. Attitudes to mental health
  9. Estonian government-in-exile
  10. Our first aviation go-around
  11. New Japanese Reiwa era announced
  12. Back at the best blog park bench
  13. Late night Tokyo egg sando
  14. Donating billionaires
  15. The Christchurch massacre
  16. Peak California... on Medium
  17. Good planning
  18. Bosnia and Herzegovina has a coast
  19. Back to school specials!!1!one!
  20. Lateral thinking: sponges
  21. George Pell found guilty
  22. And now Sydney is frigidly cold?
  23. Anxiety plus ignorance, it is!
  24. Remembering Le Cornu in Adelaide
  25. Airbus ending the A380
  26. Scott Morrison loses a vote
  27. Tony Benn on refugees
  28. Do parliaments need a separate executive?
  29. Lazy Sunday, anime figs, missing email
  30. Ending mandatory religious classes
  31. Going loud in the morning
  32. Day after Australia Day picnic
  33. It’s been a month since the 25th of December
  34. Moving to Chatswood
  35. Companies leaving over Brexit
  36. It has numbers in them
  37. Forum signatures
  38. My final answer on mock meat
  39. The folly of haircut instructions
  40. Create a mirror of an FTP site with wget
  41. Having another Brexit vote
  42. Scientology’s Australian recruit struggle
  43. Buying the Chrysler Building
  44. On entrepreneurship
  45. He’s just not that great a negotiator
  46. Just test the damned pills
  47. Financial hardship in invoicing
  48. Some café quotes from this morning
  49. Life advice
  50. The Opal Tower conflict of interest
  51. Bookmark cleanout, December 2018
  52. The RMS Lucania and Campania
  53. Retail abuse
  54. Australian property downturn reporting
  55. Chains I miss in Australia and Singapore
  56. Parliament a disadvatage for governments?
  57. 3D printing the future
  58. A dodgy English sentence on USB keys
  59. Sugar-free whisky sour
  60. Apia
  61. Goodbye FastWay Supermarket
  62. The Hawker Siddeley Nimrod
  63. Rubenerd Vacancy Pile Index
  64. Feminine men
  65. Create new FAT floppy disk image on macOS
  66. Loud coffee shops
  67. Australian Prime Minister Taylor Swift
  68. High-vis economics
  69. RMS initials and acronyms
  70. macOS guest in VMware Fusion
  71. Workshop spam on demonstratable empathy
  72. Encourage-mint
  73. Brexit and paranoid fantasies
  74. Migraine coping techniques
  75. Support Atheist Nexus
  76. Music Monday: Bump of Chicken, Ray
  77. World War I
  78. Work automation
  79. New Caledonia votes against independence
  80. Gendered schools
  81. It wasn’t Pyne’s fault, maybe!
  82. Victorian opposition leader on religious classes
  83. Goodbye, Chatswood stores
  84. That rising temperature bet
  85. Not having an opinion
  86. MAS: trade friction and uncertainty
  87. An empty udon bar at night
  88. An Australian public energy retailer
  89. Australian household spending from savings
  90. Father's day, life, work
  91. Australian Prime Minister Morrison
  92. Communicating isn’t just stating facts
  93. Scalars greater than 2
  94. A straw-man argument on plastic
  95. 2018-08-08 08:08:08
  96. When I got stuck in my own bathroom
  97. Cancelling your Australian My Health Record
  98. Goodbye, Nikon 1
  99. Das FütenBaum
  100. Wasting writing talent on finance
  101. Guacamole
  102. This evening’s Mission Bay office
  103. Classic Menu for Office
  104. Cafe Réveille, and Oatly
  105. Evil fake Scotch
  106. Secular worldviews survey
  107. The Transamerica Pyramid
  108. Bathroom observations
  109. Alan Bean 🚀
  110. Micro‐beads
  111. Kline bottle limerick
  112. From the not‐this‐again department
  113. DOS and sex-ed feedback by @ozzmosis, @Georgiecel
  114. Respect for sex education
  115. Nice FreeBSD bash prompt
  116. It's a foggy Sydney this morning
  117. Mad as Hell!
  118. Turning 32!
  119. First direct flights from Australia to the UK
  120. Tokyo 2018
  121. Rockmelon and life
  122. It’s the first of March
  123. People leaving Sydney domestically
  124. Looking at slabs of glass
  125. Codeine in Australia
  126. A redacted post about an Australian politician
  127. Expedia spam
  128. The Pushkinsky Bridge
  129. Ridding myself of vices
  130. Yeah but, y’know, caffeine butter
  131. Leopard surprises me, a decade ago
  132. Evolution, a decade ago
  133. No Speedo patterns for gents
  134. Sydney’s bubble tea, ranked
  135. Not attributing motives or histories to people
  136. Baked Australia
  137. Welcome to 2018!
  138. Tactical summer beverages
  139. Brigid Delaney on Australia’s 2017
  140. The unrecyclable, unsellable stuff
  141. Sportsmanship
  142. Marriage equality now law in Australia 🎄 🌈
  143. Selling on eBay, December 2017
  144. Australia just said yes to marriage equality 🌈
  145. Belle Gibson, fake cures, and media
  146. J. Ellis on thoeries
  147. King Willem-Alexander at KLM
  148. Irredentism
  149. Marriage equality
  150. Trump
  151. Pointless list #1: People I like and dislike
  152. Xen and KVM in 2017
  153. Manflu 2017
  154. HTML layout template example
  155. Going from Vegetarian to Pescetarian
  156. In fact, we do elect our Prime Ministers
  157. The best blog park bench in the world
  158. Australia’s wave of resigning MPs
  159. An Osaka Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf
  160. Lonely people in Singapore
  161. Gotten
  162. Cardinal George Pell charged
  163. Doc Searls: Lessons people learn too late
  164. Boeing 757 Heavy
  165. Moving in 2017, and all that fun stuff
  166. VASP
  167. Ogden Nash #1
  168. UK election 2017
  169. Sydney house prices in 2017
  170. Jerry Novak's June coffee
  171. Interest over values
  172. Giving up refined sugar
  173. Charities worth your time and money
  174. Marcon, not Le Pen
  175. I’m 31
  176. Chlorinated water bottles
  177. Dad on the mend
  178. Hot enough for you 2017?
  179. Millions benefit from housing speculation
  180. UK's EU ambassador quits
  181. But even in their dressing
  182. 2016 and masculinity
  183. Prescription drugs are far worse
  184. Why politicians like property investment
  185. Domain: All you need are rich parents
  186. Australia's immigration dimwits
  187. Trump
  188. One Australian electorate against marriage equality
  189. Leaked doc show long Medicare delays
  190. Eleven cafe trends
  191. Collecting a decade of work
  192. Lesson 10 in grilled cheese sandwich observation
  193. Japan on Brexit
  194. Amex Australia customer survey
  195. S. R. Nathan
  196. Back on 20th August 2006
  197. Moving to Amex
  198. Extracting more money from renters
  199. Sydney restaurants that take Amex
  200. Ruben the university graduate
  201. Eschewing (gesundheit) the word just
  202. It’s 7-11
  203. Being an ISFJ
  204. Check your election enrolment
  205. Dumb interview questions
  206. Using spell checkers to break bad habits
  207. Introversion
  208. We don’t need Australian state taxes
  209. Thirty
  210. No more Australian HECS repayment incentives
  211. First of February
  212. Back at the Boatdeck Café
  213. The 2015 Toffee Nut Latte
  214. Is Earth's clear sky unusual?
  215. We are all Lebanese and French
  216. Why bother with fake meat?
  217. +612 8076 2005 is spam
  218. I could pass a US citizenship test
  219. Dishing it out, but can't take it?
  220. World Airways
  221. Tracking loved ones, with victim blaming
  222. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull
  223. Subtracting dates to 209
  224. Two years of the Abbott Government
  225. Call on Australian Government to offer safety to Syrian Refugees
  226. Denali joins Uluru
  227. Drop the grit
  228. Goodbye, Bronwyn Bishop
  229. San Francisco trialling urine–repelling paint
  230. Integral to the success of integers
  231. Another reminder of luck
  232. Reading off smartphones is rote learning
  233. Mothers Day 2015
  234. Red Cross Appeal for Nepal
  235. Australian housing affordability
  236. When you factor in externalities
  237. Shaun needs dental surgery
  238. Something rather than something
  239. Australian living standards
  240. The @FrankNora on inevitable guns
  241. US bases in Australia
  242. John Roderick for Seattle City Council
  243. “Y Combinator created a new model for startups”
  244. I’m done, Mr Abbott
  245. Back to Work on beating yourself up
  246. He’s still Prime Minister Abbott
  247. Tony Abbott is Australia’s George W. Bush
  248. Marijuana for chronic pain
  249. WordPress category not updated errors
  250. Happy New Year from Singapore!
  251. #SydneySiege
  252. Romeo The Puppy, 1999–2014
  253. Australian climate policy up somewhere
  254. Authors of your own misfortune
  255. Gough Whitlam 1916–2014
  256. Oktoberfest
  257. Words in your face are ruder than smoke
  258. Happy Birthday Mummy
  259. Creepy sanctioned University Experience Surveys
  260. Scotland 2014
  261. Australian Coalition repeals mining tax
  262. Burning Man
  263. Hey mate, you got WiFi at this cafe?
  264. This may need an RTA call
  265. Robin Williams
  266. Happy birthday @hanezawakirika!
  267. Deregulating Australian university fees
  268. Onadera shoots down the manflu
  269. A nation of coffee-drinkers
  270. Libertarianism
  271. The pedestrian blind spot
  272. UTS Feedback Survey 2014
  273. Easter dinner again
  274. Goodbye @JamieJakov
  275. A birthday Tea Cosy
  276. This birthday post is shamelessly backdated
  277. Fluffy White Day Yuki marshmallows
  278. Fortuitous circumstances
  279. Celebrating post 4000 around a campfire
  280. Happiness
  281. A quadratic Beatles moment
  282. Social expectations in a grocery bag
  283. My first late night Winter Olympic kebab
  284. Valentines 2014
  285. Vadim Brodski
  286. A late night cup of hot water
  287. Sydney doesn’t need trams, it needs a metro
  288. A basic FreeBSD NAS with netatalk3
  289. Learning about fatigue
  290. Bootstrapping legal identity, or Who Are You?
  291. Romeo the puppy
  292. The shared experience of Life of Brian
  293. Total [Non–] Recall
  294. An egg shaped boulder
  295. Wet’n’Wild Australian infrastructure
  296. Latvia and adopting the Euro
  297. Belated Sydney Central Terminal decs
  298. Happy 2014
  299. Just saying you’re nice doesn’t make it so
  300. Globalisation in an O’Briens Irish Sandwich Bar
  301. Holidays 2013
  302. Rubenerd Patron ♔ Sir Novak
  303. Accounting for the unexpected
  304. The best cooking smells
  305. 11/12/13 (2013.12.11)
  306. Nelson Mandela ♡
  307. When you find yourself at Cafe Neo
  308. The Hornsby Tornado
  309. Goodbye, Kevin Rudd
  310. Throwing corn in the coffee
  311. SPARK
  312. #NSWFires 2013
  313. Goodbye UTS Tower Building trees
  314. Dependencies and @hotdogsladies
  315. Happy Birthday Lord Potato @Sebasu_tan
  316. Sport and art in Australia
  317. The Merlin Mann on curiosity
  318. Birthday keeki for mummy
  319. Muckup day
  320. Prime Minister Tony Abbott
  321. Caffeine may contribute to healthy liver
  322. Malcolm Fraser on drones
  323. Back to normal at UTS
  324. The day I got my foot back
  325. Ongoing UTS power issues
  326. When your uni is still somewhat flooded
  327. When your university lecture submerges
  328. Our first year together
  329. Pixelart version of Rubi
  330. When your ankle is still a beach ball
  331. Followup supposition soup
  332. Kevin Rudd is Prime Minister, again
  333. Happy birthday @hanezawakirika
  334. I broke ground on Sunday, with my ankle!
  335. High frequency trading
  336. Science with @ChrisMatyszczyk
  337. Congratulations @hanezawakirika and @uberlutzer!
  338. Happy Birthday @domossu!
  339. LNP doesn’t want the university student vote either
  340. Lady @Adasifs and Her birthday
  341. Labor doesn’t want the university student vote
  342. Margaret Thatcher
  343. Veraciously voracious!
  344. I don’t care, I’m an introvert. Thank you @hanezawakirika!
  345. I’m now a subnetwork
  346. The problem with being spiritual but not religious
  347. Albania and the European Union
  348. Stephen Fry on Pope Benedict XVI
  349. Goodbye drink containers, my old friends
  350. Hottest Sydney day on record
  351. Bundesbank to retrieve £125bn of gold reserves
  352. Another school shooting in the US
  353. Good morning, bad night
  354. Hot damn, Sydney
  355. Happy New Year, 2013!
  356. ❄ Yuletide 2012
  357. A Mayan end of the world rant!
  358. When I lost some respect for Julia Gillard
  359. 我爱你 Clara ♡
  360. Alpha Centauri Bb
  361. Happy Birthday Mummy
  362. How to use Dropbox public folder
  363. Happy Birthday Singapore #ndp2012
  364. The NASA #Curiosity rover arrived!
  365. Singapore posts on hold
  366. Bashar al-Assad, Julian Assange
  367. But it’s just a theory!
  368. Empty spaces
  369. Higgs boson
  370. Happy birthday @hanezawakirika!
  371. A Parisian adventure with @Sebasu_tan
  372. Why I shouldn’t write nonsense at 01:00
  373. One of them thinking out loud posts
  374. Happy Mother’s Day
  375. 100% renewables at UTS by 2015, by @Sashin9000
  376. Australian street jerks
  377. Today on #PunWatch: Stone
  378. Mark Latham on the left
  379. Marriage Equality Amendment Bill 2012 survey
  380. Updating your UTS transport concession sticker
  381. My childhood obsession with the RMS Titanic
  382. It’s as if PM Lee planned this for the QLD election!
  383. Happy 23rd Elke!
  384. The April Fools Day Buzzkill
  385. What does Ruben look like?
  386. First US Marines arrive in Darwin
  387. Brief de jure birthday post!
  388. My de facto birthday 2012!
  389. Happy birthday! Sydney Harbour Bridge turns 80
  390. Muppets, mini book review, Goldman Sachs
  391. Canada scares poor little Dick Cheney
  392. Japan and Douglas Adams
  393. Leap Day 2012, now with more nostalgia!
  394. Legal bedfellows
  395. Mmm, Australian bank gravy
  396. IKEA day with @Sebasu_tan and @hanezawakirika
  397. Car crash in Earlwood, a mortality check!
  398. Merkel, Sarkozy say growth key in euro crisis
  399. Late afternoon pontifications
  400. Won’t somebody think of the gift card issuers
  401. We had Yuletide cheer again!
  402. Hi mumster, checking in again
  403. Christopher Hitchens on North Korea
  404. Václav Havel and Kim Jong Il
  405. Christopher Hitchens, 1949-2011
  406. US troops in Iraq 2003-2011
  407. We finally have another Christmas tree :)
  408. Don’t worry, they’re green bullets!
  409. International AIDS Awareness Day 2011
  410. #OfficialUnofficialMeetUp
  411. A Cup of Joe
  412. Cause this is my United States of Whatever
  413. Penny Wong on marriage equality
  414. Mario Monti
  415. Einstein was a genius
  416. 11:11 on 11/11/11
  417. Insert sleeper caffeine pun here
  418. Rubenerd Fun Facts #100
  419. The @hanezawakirika on Ruby-Tan!
  420. 10,000 questions from @jeorgina
  421. Clari-throm-ycin
  422. Japan needs a backup capital city!
  423. Emergency snow heels are for emergencies
  424. Made one of them Japanese eel things
  425. Am I the only one not giddy and waving a flag over this?
  426. Soft sweet pretzels look sweet
  427. NSW post-leadership benefits… wait, what?
  428. Victorian Gaming Minister O’Brien has a dumb haircut
  429. Headaches are
  430. Finally, a useful CAPTCHA
  431. Steve Jobs vigil at the flagship Sydney Apple Store
  432. Here’s to the Crazy Ones. The misfits. The rebels.
  433. Steve Jobs
  434. Ruben’s Australian immigration rant of 2011
  435. Advances in corn mazes
  436. Recycled shipping container house
  437. Railfans fixate on stuff like this
  438. It’s the Opal card!
  439. Does nobody teach respect for The Timeline?
  440. Singapore’s new president
  441. Goodbye Steve
  442. Hello darkness my old friend…
  443. Singapore’s presidential race in one tweet
  444. He should fix PayPal first
  445. Changi protection, now with more fibre
  446. Ripping ratings agencies a new one
  447. CNN: Alaskan credit rating still AAA
  448. IKEA VÄTE lamps need slender bulbs!
  449. The big C
  450. YouTube videos to scare refugees?
  451. The Sydney Rocks Aroma Festival 2011
  452. Nothing but fantastic Irish economic news!
  453. Done the Australian eCensus
  454. My rebuttal of Eric Abetz on #QandA
  455. My dream house
  456. My Australian Bureau of Statistics infographic
  457. We’re all Norweigian today
  458. Assembling Boeing’s A380
  459. The Gottschild-System CBS 3800
  460. NASA in 2011
  461. Mission STS-135
  462. Goodbye, and good riddance NotW
  463. Not paying attention to Moody’s?
  464. Finally, a government website that makes sense
  465. UTS and Happy Day 2011!
  466. Libertarianism-ism?
  467. Dr Najib Razak’s meaning?
  468. +61 3 9945 7300 is Insurance Line telemarketers
  469. Winter at Museum Station
  470. A common sense Queen’s Birthday
  471. Governments buying stock doesn’t count!
  472. The Schade family garage of doom
  473. Best. Scene change. Ever.
  474. No way SIA/VA!
  475. Arpawocky’s encrypted Mac volume followup
  476. The awesomeness that is @JerryNovak
  477. Chuck Norris doesn’t plagiarise
  478. Towel Day 2011
  479. Never tiring does sound nice, but…
  480. Sydney IKEA train cake LED pudding candles
  481. Cutting Annette Shacklett’s hair
  482. Rapture is nigh! Give to @i2yh and @Rubenerd!
  483. Scrabble HAPPY
  484. The RMS Campania
  485. These Sydney photos may look identical at first
  486. Osama bin Laden, 2011
  487. Post ID 8555 pointlessness
  488. The Great Money Caper
  489. Ben Sidran’s Cool Paradise, track 09
  490. versus LibreOffice in Mac printing
  491. I drink coffee because of my genes?
  492. No April Fools posts from me
  493. First layer of leaves after the election…
  494. Is someone at Westpac reading my blog?
  495. The Tennant 3400 for post 3400
  496. A quarter century of Ruben Schadeyness
  497. Young adult Americans drinking more coffee?
  498. CityRail coin sneakyness
  499. Oh no! Most of us aren’t cool and hip!
  500. Japan, 11th of March 2011
  501. Rubenerd News Network! 2011.03.06
  502. #Anime Yumekui Merry #06
  503. Some random Singapore news
  504. New Zealand, Africa, Middle East
  505. What’s with all the Zune spam?!
  506. Bupa International
  507. He seems legit
  508. Egypt is about the size of Glenn Beck’s head
  509. Floods in Peninsular Malaysia now too?!
  510. WordPress ID 8000 celebrations!
  511. Margaret’s Hinton Train Disaster article
  512. Shiver! What Sydney heatwave?
  513. 42 is code for not panicking about heatwaves
  514. Hot enough for you, Sydney?
  515. Ayn Rand in a nutshell
  516. Witty Crackerbox Palace
  517. Pass the… rushempeng?
  518. When superfluous instructions attack
  519. Steve Jobs in 2011
  520. When stalled BitTorrent attacks
  521. Maintaining my spelling
  522. Barbara Streisand
  523. 23:11 11/01/2011
  524. Queensland floods
  525. You’re probably right, Matz
  526. Banking on lots of fancy labels
  527. Facebook, Goldman Sachs, Pet Shop Boys song
  528. Goodbyes 2010
  529. What is this Australia I do not even
  530. What happens if you don’t Go Dustless
  531. Debra Schade, three years on today
  532. One score and nine years ago, Reagan…
  533. November 2010 hiatus
  534. Aung San Suu Kyi 2010
  535. A weekend without checking email
  536. Rubenerd Fun Fact #98 and #99: Robert Frost
  537. Slashdot quotes Ogden Nash
  538. #SpiritDay 2010
  539. Happy 10.10.10 Binary Day!
  540. 20 years of German reunification!
  541. Happy belated International Blasphemy Day!
  542. VMware Fusion dinners and movies
  543. A replacement for work
  544. My Gillard, Abbott comparison chart
  545. A catch up post with a series of nothings
  546. Wendy Francis’ deleted blog post
  547. Open letter(s) to Wendy Francis of Family First
  548. Majulah Singapura!
  549. Donations aren’t as valuable as ethics
  550. Malawi gets a new flag thing
  551. SegPub outdoes themselves on #fail
  552. Labor support sliding, time to panic?
  553. A Sunday post: Hotlinking Ron Guenther
  554. Rubenerd Fun Fact #96 and #97: Santana
  555. #debate #ausvotes
  556. 15 conveniences that’ll kinda kill you!
  557. 40th Anniversary of Apollo 11
  558. New Rupee symbol for the Rupee
  559. Bad New Zealand food puns
  560. Goodbye Singapore
  561. Packing and data and all that
  562. Careful, well-researched German football!
  563. Fricken packing and fricken word hecks
  564. There he goes about high speed rail again
  565. Format 720K floppy disk in Windows XP
  566. Throwing away our childhoods
  567. A lesson in sheer packing stupidity
  568. An Irish sandwich refuge in Singapore
  569. How rude: Singapore flashes a flood
  570. So that possessions don’t own us
  571. John Black blames Labor woes on greenies
  572. Medvedev’s brilliant environment idea
  573. On SFTP and BP
  574. Aussie Canadian news of interest (rates)
  575. Mr Tea
  576. Headaches suck and other observeations
  577. BP
  578. Brit Hume is a Tool and Singapore’s oil spill
  579. Google Images puts Singapore in KL
  580. I want the end of car culture too!
  581. Celebrating Geek Pride Day!
  582. Blasphemy! @Aliyaki
  583. Newt Gingrich, report for cleanup duty
  584. Are these two stories somehow related?
  585. Eyes, and scripting Tumblr posts to WordPress?
  586. Replacing coffee with tea
  587. On physics and mystics
  588. Moving house, again
  589. Hugs for Mother’s Day
  590. Number syncronicities and pointlessness
  591. The United Kingdom votes 2010 and all that
  592. Rubenérd Fun Fact #95
  593. Surprisingly truthful branding
  594. I should have called the police
  595. Mayday! Mayday! Get it? Get it?
  596. Rubenerd Fun Fact #94
  597. Almost a shame no planes crashed from ash :/
  598. Teabaggers rebuttal, dedicated to Sparx
  599. Celebrating 2800 posts with shinyness
  600. Solar Dynamics Observatory: Jaw, meet floor
  601. I kinda didn’t forget @Zombie_Plan’s birthday
  602. Goldman Sachs run by frauds. No, really?
  603. The Great Schade Family House Cleanout 2010
  604. A Dodge? You know I only drive Acuras!
  605. Does April Fool’s have a Boxing Day?
  606. Morocco’s solar plans, why not Australia?
  607. Evacuate Singapore, islands float and capsize!
  608. Sparx on why people weren’t bailed out
  609. Tomato sauce spelling
  610. #Anime It started as a Senjoughara figure post
  611. Keynes is my Homeboy!
  612. Margaret Thatcher didn’t want a united Germany?
  613. It’s my Jack Bauer, 42 backwards birthday
  614. Seven years of the illegal Iraq war
  615. A 2700 Rubenerd pointless milestone!
  616. American healthcare debate in one tweet
  617. Rubenerd Fun Fact #93
  618. James Randi escapes the closet
  619. Apple to allow iPhone app gifts
  620. Healtcare reform passes in the US
  621. SA Votes 2010: Octopus Battle by Edible_Hat
  622. Watching Tasmanian South Aussie election thing
  623. Voting Green in the South Aussie election thingy
  624. Diagram that made sense when I made it
  625. Post #2666! Run away!!! I’m super cereal!
  626. Following Monnie instructions re: Conroy
  627. Thanks for nothing UniSA
  628. PartedMagic failed? Use an old Knoppix CD!
  629. If I had a diary, this hiatus post would go there
  630. 90s nostalgia and the Libretto 70CT!
  631. The greatest CD cover of all time?
  632. Comparing cancer to… computer games?
  633. Biofuels ain’t no silver bullet thing
  634. A 2600 Rubenerd pointless milestone!
  635. Answering @JJProjects about $100 million
  636. Sorry folks, Nobel Prizes aren’t Olympic Medals!
  637. George Carlin on flamethrowers
  638. Can we expect fairness?
  639. You can’t ignore Tim Blair’s blog
  640. Pretending to be funny at 0230
  641. User:Jimkloss/Thoughts6
  642. Eight goals for 2010, from Monnie and EdibleHat
  643. Trevor Grace’s South Aussie leaflet thing
  644. Hate mail on my Aussie internet filter posts
  645. Steve Ballmer takes on a meme
  646. Dick Cheney is a war criminal
  647. Rubenerd Fun Fact #92
  648. Happy Valentines to each and every one of you
  649. Singapore Coffee shops on Chinese New Year
  650. iPhoneUserNews is coming back
  651. My World’s Smallest Political Quiz results
  652. People still use these things called pencils?
  653. Chrysler, Toyota, Dodge, acceleration, lists
  654. You’ve lived in Singapore too long when…
  655. nano 2.2.2 having issues with UTF-8
  656. American mortgages, Chinese currency
  657. South Aussie election law hurts my brain
  658. Disjointed forklift-hit observations
  659. Feeling fine, thought you’d want to know
  660. Rubenerd Fun Fact #91
  661. Macho dignity email spam
  662. Pressurised Delta MD-80 aeroplane things
  663. People exploting the Haiti disaster already?
  664. [Eurotrip] Weather shockness!
  665. [Eurotrip] Happy New Year from Paris!
  666. 2009 Yuletide greetings
  667. Half-baked Alaska
  668. Letter for the leaders in Copenhagen
  669. Our dog Romeo is feeling better
  670. I can’t call her Laura Douglass anymore!
  671. James Cameron’s Avatar was AMAZING
  672. @FakeAPStylebook titbit tidbit tidbid
  673. Incentives for not drink driving instead?
  674. Closest I could get to a cake for @Tarale
  675. Yay, December! November is over!
  676. Tony Abbott, Liberal Party self destructing
  677. #WorldAidsDay
  678. For today Oli Young is The Word!
  679. Open house inspection peoples
  680. Teacher strike action with the NTEU
  681. Aussie ISPs responsible for copyright?
  682. Late November night ruminations
  683. Bill Maher on the sole profit motive
  684. A Kenyan Standard poll thingy
  685. The 2009 New Humanist Bad Faith awards
  686. Rubenerd Fun Fact #90
  687. People getting dressed up… for exams?
  688. Sending wishes and thoughts to Paul Allen
  689. Burning coal a bit different from breathing!
  690. What a bit of DC-8 paint can do!
  691. Afternoon Boatdeck Cafe conversations
  692. Mummy, melodrama, Penn and Teller Bullshit
  693. Why I’m studying in Adelaide, stop bugging me!
  694. Rubenerd Fun Fact #89
  695. 11th November: Lest We Forget
  696. Ted Kennedy and the heathcare bill
  697. Fitting all of Brunei into a museum!
  698. Rubenerd Fun Fact #88
  699. My second bread baking attempt
  700. A Keith Olbermann Bobblehead!
  701. My little loaf of bread
  702. Donating to non confrontational folks!
  703. Rubenerd Fun Fact #87
  704. Our generation talking to parents
  705. The word sneeze has three e’s in it
  706. Another theory on why Titanic sank?
  707. Wearing a hat
  708. The Greens aren’t as… Green any more
  709. Pointless hayfever rambling to feel better
  710. Tips on how to reduce stress by Krizia
  711. A crappy cigarette smoking excuse
  712. Rubenerd Fun Fact #86
  713. BREAKING NEWS: Something has happened
  714. Revised Aussie coal lobbyist video
  715. Things that have annoyed Monnie this week
  716. How NASA can crash lunar spacecraft
  717. Busyness, saying no and whatnot
  718. Cute if stereotypical French smilie
  719. US healthcare reform view from an outsider
  720. Rubenerd Fun Fact #85
  721. Christopher Hitchens on QandA in Australia
  722. Newsmax isn’t doctor’s journal or The Onion
  723. Rubenerd Fun Fact #84
  724. iPity The Fool who named iSnack 2.0
  725. Rubenerd Fun Fact #83
  726. $58 billion on roads, $1.5 on public transport!
  727. It’s a post about life and whatnot
  728. Not so pleasent World Vision encounter
  729. A philosophical shower quandary
  730. Eat Britain!
  731. Yellow Envelope junk mail
  732. Reminding myself I’m alive at least!
  733. Mark Parnell on Marine Policy 101
  734. Lesson 9 in grilled cheese sandwich observation
  735. Samoa now has left drivers
  736. Rubenerd Fun Fact #81
  737. Prohibition works! Wait, what?
  738. On this day, 06th of September
  739. Why are lobbyists tolerated at all?
  740. Okay Woolies, you win!
  741. Sleep problem diagram #Fail
  742. Fatboy Slim on the Rubenerd Blog
  743. Rubenerd Fun Fact #80
  744. Dick Cheney schadenfreude
  745. Twitter councelling at 2am
  746. Rubenerd Fun Fact #79
  747. Nostalgia for the 1990s
  748. Rental inspection went swimmingly
  749. Sarah Palin damaged McCain’s campaign
  750. Third culture kids and high school ramble
  751. A wild weather umbrella safety warning
  752. Cyclists don’t cause most accidents!
  753. Words of wisdom from my sister
  754. The Emma Maersk is the real Big Blue!
  755. Rubenerd Fun Fact #78
  756. How to fail at girls, featuring Zombie Plan
  757. Poetry while you wait
  758. No Costco in Adelaide any time soon
  759. Telstra doesn’t like Mawson footpaths
  760. Some fun Friday evening philosophy
  761. Help Justice, Defeat Tyranny in Burma
  762. Rubenerd Fun Fact #77: Shane Rogers
  763. Westpac’s bold new advertising campaign
  764. The Mauretania in 1906 and whatnot
  765. I didn’t follow my 1900th post’s advice
  766. Could someone tell me what ASEAN is for?
  767. Rubenerd Fun Fact #76
  768. Moving on from DBS and POSB in Singapore
  769. Richard Dawkins, Memes, #ProductNose
  770. Reconsidered International Relations lately?
  771. ZombiePlan made me into a card
  772. Followup to my nuclear deterrence fail post
  773. Kyle is a steaming pile of fail
  774. Riders Cafe scones and whatnot
  775. How I blog too much
  776. Getting around a Windows ban
  777. Zombie Plan writes cryptic crosswords
  778. Why nuclear deterrence doesn’t work
  779. Buying time when buying books
  780. Rubenerd Fun Fact #75: Peanut butter
  781. GM Holden advertising mediocrity
  782. Simpsons Treehouse of Horror #19
  783. Them Aussie states aren’t needed
  784. Traffic jams in the 1950s didn’t tell us?
  785. Best. AT&T Logo. Ever.
  786. #crocs4ever? They’re made of plastic!
  787. Screw Hummers, I want a Sisu Pasi
  788. Well that’s good to know!
  789. For real, my last atheism post
  790. Rubenerd Fun Fact #74: Bill Maher
  791. Religious offence is a one-way street!
  792. Importance of mentors to young people
  793. Happy Canada Day!
  794. Not blogging about not blogging
  795. Saturday night foodstuff philosophy
  796. Rubenerd Fun Fact #73
  797. Bill to allow same sex marriage in Australia
  798. Rubenerd Fun Fact #72
  799. Think about the content, not the medium!
  800. Israeli army not doing itself any moral favours
  801. A very merry Queen’s Birthday to you!
  802. Rediscovering the wonders of fabric softener
  803. Stop the Settlements petition
  804. On Steve Jobs, Tony Snow and health
  805. The leadership skills of W Bush. Wait, what?
  806. Adelaide culture shock: No 7-Elevens!
  807. Even the uni is talking about swine flu now
  808. Australian political party quiz results, sustainable economics
  809. Don’t think ambidextrousness is a word
  810. Moving on from atheism, humanism commentary
  811. Pro life, pro family and other misnomers
  812. Great parenting philosophy quote
  813. This site is dedicated to Debra Schade
  814. Don’t write blog posts at 01:30am
  815. Don’t look now, it’s a useless 1666 post!
  816. Ten more Rubenerd Fun Facts!
  817. US rejoins the UN Human Rights Forum
  818. Well there goes my respect for credit unions
  819. AdelaideNow newspaper comments
  820. My answers to Zomblie Plan’s quiz post
  821. Reader comment: Being good without God
  822. A cat followed us home in the night
  823. A philosophical revelation: I’m a humanist
  824. Twittering with South Australian Premier Mike Rann!
  825. BBC News says Asia needs to stop export addiction
  826. LivingSocial list: Things that terrify me!
  827. Lesson eight in grilled cheese sandwich observation
  828. An Adelaide public transport ramble
  829. Sweden allows same-sex marriage!
  830. LivingSocial list: Favourite heathen tomes!
  831. When I blog late at night…
  832. Twitter’s low retention rate
  833. Yes, I am an advertisement free blog! I think…
  834. On Sparx, grilled cheese sandwiches and jaffles
  835. AFL coach comparing lost game to Anzacs?
  836. Aussie banks taking advantage of consumers?
  837. Mark Parnell on Ian Plimer’s climate change challenge
  838. Dave Winer on money versus happiness
  839. South Australia: The Unpretentious State?
  840. Elephant on a trampoline
  841. Sad month for gay rights in South Australia
  842. Online monetisation is a misnomer at best
  843. They have Google in English now?
  844. Easter eating… does a book I’m reading count?
  845. Four Mark Twain quotes are more than three
  846. PKR wins Bukit Selambau by-election
  847. Clipmark: Some of my favourite Slashdot sigs
  848. Clipmark: Joe the Plumber a political William Hung?
  849. Lesson 7 in grilled cheese sandwich observation
  850. Clipmark: Barack Obama on tax havens
  851. Adelaide hot cross buns and local fruit
  852. My life is finally back on track people!
  853. I don’t think Holden’s troubles are surprising
  854. Becoming a fan of Malcolm Turnbull on Facebook
  855. Clipmark: Greens call for China spy alert in Australia
  856. Even Google now has an Earth Hour page
  857. My 23rd birthday photos from Hahndorf
  858. Lesson 6 in grilled cheese sandwich observation
  859. Kevin Rudd meets Barack Obama, Adelaide Advertiser
  860. On Adelaide Hummers and Piaggios
  861. Clipmark: Senator Conroy on Twitter
  862. J-Walk’s sinister plan to harvest personal information
  863. Ten fresh Rubenerd fun facts!
  864. Businesses that are too big to fail
  865. Cute uninteded political commentary in my CSS
  866. A Sunday Boatdeck Cafe Mugaccino post
  867. Pointless observation regarding palindromic numbers
  868. Scary tornado warnings in South Australia
  869. Jon Stewart in his finest form ever
  870. Manichaean paranoia deleted from Wikipedia
  871. Dangerous war relics in the US and Singapore
  872. An epic Australia Post fail of state proportions!
  873. My joke against Bill O’Reilly saga continues, again
  874. Aussie internet filter dead in the water and whatnot
  875. What’s the perfect addition to any cheeseboard?
  876. Sam Harris and believing because of evidence
  877. Narcissistic conspiracy theorists… STFU!
  878. I’m Blacked Out for New Zealand
  879. If it ain’t one dang thing it’s another!
  880. On Jonathan Schwartz, Sun and Barack Obama
  881. Stick a fork in him, Bush is done!
  882. The world is my coffee today folks!
  883. On oxymorons and sustainable business
  884. Mary Wallace on love and happiness
  885. Bummer, tarnation and… and… bummer
  886. Awake and ready to go… at 03:30
  887. Japan moving
  888. A hard hitting and relevent post
  889. How does my dad manage this?
  890. Emailing a politician… and getting a response!
  891. Results for Frome by-election in South Australia
  892. Gong Xi Fa Cai and Happy Australia Day!
  893. Responses for my Bush Nixon post
  894. History will judge George W. Bush well. Wait, what?
  895. Obama is president, we heave a sigh of relief
  896. A quick sort-of Middle East story of my own
  897. Less than four hours before Obama inauguration
  898. Don’t look now, Ruben can’t sleep again
  899. Bill Moyers on Israel, Gaza and lives
  900. First of the last single digit days for Dubbya
  901. Steve Jobs’ health should not be a public spectacle
  902. Peace in Hebrew, Arabic and English
  903. German Singapore facts you may or may not know!
  904. Beautiful Carl Sagan atheism quote picture
  905. My political compass, mild left wing libertarian?
  906. Ten fresh Rubenerd Fun Facts, part four
  907. Another adventure with an Australian bank
  908. Text message insight philosophy
  909. My attempt at a Canadian Liberal NDP coalition post
  910. Lesson 5 in grilled cheese sandwich observation
  911. Comment on my Bill O’Reilly Flickr photo
  912. I’ll let Stewie Griffin answer this comment
  913. Randy Fullerton’s comments on my sleep post
  914. The dramas behind the Lockheed L-1011 TriStar
  915. Google Reader at 3am: sleep related stories
  916. Ten fresh new Rubenerd Fun Facts, part three
  917. This aeroplane looks like it’s wearing mascara
  918. Catpuccino
  919. Calling BS on cancer wait and see approach
  920. Diplomatic responses to my government bailout
  921. My own current woes with realtors and rent
  922. Have bank bailouts exposed a serious flaw?
  923. Ten fresh Rubenerd Fun Facts, part two
  924. On Adelaide Airport, Embraer E-Jets
  925. Ten fresh new Rubenerd Fun Facts!
  926. Podcast feed has been fixed
  927. Is General Motors worth saving? Well…
  928. Nostalgic for credit crunch days
  929. Even Ferraris need to be pushed!
  930. Ruben’s mostly-fail-safe method for beating blues
  931. Lesson 4 in grilled cheese sandwich observation
  932. Alaskan senate election race news
  933. Our Prime Minister is now on Twitter!
  934. It was a hot one in Adelaide yesterday
  935. Australian internet censorship pilot to commence
  936. Remembrance Day
  937. Conroy, fix the Internet before you censor it
  938. Reduced profits of auto companies a good thing?
  939. Roast beef sandwiches for underage cats
  940. Important philosophical post on Barack Obama
  941. Someone thinks internet filtering is a good idea?
  942. The world needed Barack Obama
  943. Steven Fry’s salient tweet about America
  944. Twitter chatter over Obama win
  945. Obama has won!
  946. Public service announcement for American friends
  947. Lesson 3 in grilled cheese sandwich observation
  948. Final post on the American elections tomorrow
  949. People in Australia talking about Obama
  950. McCain discusses Australia, Obama does not
  951. Ominous post numbers are ominous
  952. iPhone public transport ramblings
  953. Sarah Palin’s non-answers are scarier
  954. message for American friends
  955. Australia would vote for Obama
  956. Palin pick backfired amongst younger voters!
  957. The verdict is in, my readers rule!
  958. I wasn’t born yet: the Convair 880
  959. We need a world government, and we need it now
  960. If only oil cost just 100 dollars a barrel!
  961. New quality of life rankings, why I’m skeptical.
  962. This is what an economic bounce-back looks like
  963. Inspirational morning quote of a quote
  964. Okay I admit it, I like the USA
  965. The REAL reason CBA is buying BankWest
  966. Ouch
  967. My view on the role of capitalism, via Twitter
  968. Australian daylight savings has started. Free map!
  969. Andy The Code Kaufman Geass Quiz Kaufman
  970. Sarah Palin, Russia, parliament, stupidity
  971. 3/700ths of a Wall Street bailout will feed every child
  972. A midlife crisis… at 22?
  973. Remembering Paul Newman in my own way
  974. GM Holden’s answer to rising fuel prices
  975. At least Australian banks are weathering crisis just fine
  976. RBA drops interest rates by quarter percent
  977. Common sense is the least common
  978. The NSA incomplete sentences quiz
  979. Sustainable Olympics? Haha!
  980. I believe in the United Nations Charter
  981. Lesson 2 in grilled cheese sandwich observation
  982. The Church of the New World Order!
  983. On students and generic brand goodness
  984. A lesson in grilled cheese sandwich observation
  985. Olympics tomorrow, and other musings
  986. Starbucks shuts down in South Australia
  987. Adelaide life update
  988. Back in Adelaide, world business rant
  989. I’m very proud of this svelte post
  990. The Boeing 777 for the 777th post
  991. Power failures are.
  992. Heh heh, piano tuner
  993. Boeing 767 for post 767
  994. Jim is back, my own go at philosophy
  995. Boeing 757 for post 757
  996. Huge fallen tree on Stevens Road photos
  997. 747 post, bad taking off pun
  998. Message to James Kloss
  999. All work and no sleep makes Ruben something
  1000. RMS Queen Mary 2 size comparison
  1001. Starbucks or Makkers for studying?
  1002. JB Singapore urban rails: about time!
  1003. Batam trip: Straits of Singapore photos!
  1004. Coffee Bean at Bishan
  1005. My suspension of disbelief was DOA
  1006. I’m 22, but I won’t wear one!
  1007. Tibet and the Olympics, a sign?
  1008. He uses the word people a lot
  1009. Glad legal systems don’t work like this!
  1010. Twitter keeps trying to recruit me
  1011. Barack Obama, Bob Brown Awesomeness!
  1012. Debra Ross, Mummy’s funeral
  1013. Message for the world
  1014. My mum lost the 12 year battle
  1015. Australia 2007 – Voting Green!
  1016. Australia 2007 – No more John Howard!
  1017. GM to start making hairspray!
  1018. Africans are genetically inferior? Codswhallop!
  1019. Earthquake hits Indonesia, rocks Singapore
  1020. Dead airline models and such
  1021. The Big Three, huge cars and sales
  1022. All work and no play makes Ruben need coffee
  1023. Jon Stewart on George W Bush’s Job
  1024. Using HTML, XHTML for word processing
  1025. Had a Lucky Break yet?
  1026. Wishes for Tony Snow
  1027. The Hinton train disaster revisited
  1028. AJAX: repeating past mistakes
  1029. Singapore, landscaping, transport and such
  1030. Ruben’s Top 10
  1031. The joys!
  1032. Ruben’s 21st eve musings!
  1033. Robert Meyer’s inconvenient truth
  1034. Insert relieved title here
  1035. Another mum update
  1036. Eerie Saturday night in Kuala Lumpur…
  1037. Happy Singles Awareness Day
  1038. The Desk: Hope slipping even further
  1039. Asia-Pacific rally, save for China
  1040. Ruthie Mazengarb’s third year! Good stuff!
  1041. Ruben fails Poetry 101
  1042. Do sarcastic girls turn you off?
  1043. Rebecca Hagelin shoudn’t try economics lah!
  1044. The Desk: Is her hope slipping?
  1045. Redesigned New Zealand flag…
  1046. Great comment regarding my flat tax system post
  1047. Johor Floods Intensify, No Relief in Sight
  1048. Comparing Flat Tax to Variable Tax
  1049. All You Would Ever Want To Know About John Howard!
  1050. The Desk: Singapore Move… Again?
  1051. The Desk: Singapore Moving Speculation
  1052. George W. Bush in Singapore
  1053. Segway Cops!
  1054. New Hang Seng and Singapore Straits Times Records!
  1055. It’s Not Easy Being An Atheist… Apparently!
  1056. More Woes For Adelaide Airport
  1057. The Desk: 25 Years!
  1058. Rubenerd Fugly Car Awards!
  1059. The Desk: George W. Bush and Elke Schade
  1060. Democrats Sweep Republicans Out of Power!
  1061. The Desk: James Ross and James Ross
  1062. Stop Bush This November 7th!
  1063. The Desk: My Mum, China and Coffee
  1064. Grilled Cheese Sandwich
  1065. Malaysian Rainforest Dilemma
  1066. Kevin Keirle’s Mo and Other Observations
  1067. You Heard Me! Don’t Shut Down the UN!
  1068. Days Until Bush Leaves Office!
  1069. Dang Those Flying Bottles
  1070. Another Bushism
  1071. Apple Halloween Pumpkins!
  1072. The Desk: When Things Just Work!
  1073. The Desk: Taking Risks? Rubbish
  1074. The diesels are coming!
  1075. The Desk: Mumster Back on Chemo
  1076. My Mum Has a Account
  1077. Starbucks Circle Charm
  1078. Are You An Evil Liberal?
  1079. Heinz Tomato Sauce and Ketchup
  1080. Bruce Schneier Facts
  1081. No Roti Canai for Malaysian Astronaut
  1082. Chuck Norris Facts!
  1083. Atlantis Safely Back Home
  1084. The Hinton Train Disaster
  1085. Ruben Schade Life Check
  1086. Living With Parents Again
  1087. Westfield eyes Canada, Europe
  1088. House Quote
  1089. Aussie Children Smacking Ban
  1090. September 11th
  1091. Marty Smith Quotes
  1092. Join the EFF
  1093. Late Night For Ruben
  1094. Peugeot 307 HDi
  1095. Australian NRL Game Attendance Down
  1096. Ruben Doesn’t Escape Winter Cold Part 2
  1097. Steve Irwin Is Dead
  1098. Economist Intelligence Unit
  1099. Ruben Doesn’t Escape Winter Cold
  1100. Yogi Berra Quote
  1101. Rubenerd Show Cassette
  1102. Are You South Australian?
  1103. Boatdeck Cafe Air Guitars
  1104. Bloomberg Desktop
  1105. Do Apple Seeds Have Arsenic?
  1106. September-isation
  1107. Poor Papua New Guinea
  1108. Beppe Grillo’s Blog
  1109. Academic Integrity and Plagiarism
  1110. At the Boat Deck Cafe
  1111. South Australia’s Premier Now a Doctor
  1112. Atanu Dey on Humans and Problem Solving
  1113. Sushi and Sashimi Addicition Part 2
  1114. Sushi and Sashimi Addicition
  1115. Beautiful Morning
  1116. Worst.Insomnia.Ever.
  1117. John Howard and Peter Costello Ad
  1118. Jamie Oliver Quote
  1119. Collagen Most Common Protein
  1120. Malaysian National Day Dominos Pizza
  1121. Someone Doesn’t Like Globalisation
  1122. Caffeine Quote
  1123. British Police Thwart Airline Terror Plot
  1124. Smokers Are Selfish Pricks
  1125. Duck
  1126. Singapore $1, Bagua, Feng Shui
  1127. Stupidity Quote
  1128. Evil SUVs!
  1129. We Left Wing People are Evil Apparently
  1130. Closeup of Mug Boss
  1131. When Houseplants Attack
  1132. Samuel Johnson Quotation
  1133. Church of Reality
  1134. Sustainable Style, Living & Design
  1135. Another Wasted $30 Million
  1136. Ruben Has A Girlfriend
  1137. Coffee and Wireless Internet
  1138. 20 Years Old Tomorrow
  1139. Basque Ceasefire
  1140. The Business of Leadership
  1141. Cyclone Larry Just As Bad As Tracy
  1142. It’s Official: Labor Wins in South Australia!
  1143. The South Australian Liberals
  1144. 18% Counted in South Australian Election
  1145. Coping With Teenagers
  1146. NAB Cup Final or State Election? Andrew Jarman’s A Moron
  1147. New Salsa Purchased
  1148. Someone Stole My Salsa!
  1149. Condoms in Highschool
  1150. MyBudget Bills
  1151. The Queen Opens The Opera House Again
  1152. Passenger 57 (1992) Quote
  1153. Queen Elizabeth’s Last Trip Downunder
  1154. BankSA Address, Ingle Farm Shopping Centre
  1155. The American World
  1156. Worse It Gets, Better It Sells
  1157. Making Money From The Bali 9
  1158. Accepting Applications for Japanese Girlfriends
  1159. Ruben’s Saturday Night Beer Review – Carlton
  1160. It’s So Bloody Hot!
  1161. Adventures With Courier Services
  1162. Depression Gene Identified
  1163. Palmer Hyperhidrosis
  1164. Pregnancy Support Line
  1165. John Howard PM For 10 Years
  1166. Immiture People In Lectures
  1167. Really Baaaaaaaaad Slogans
  1168. My Uni Timetable… Yuk!
  1169. Ruben’s Saturday Night Beer Review – Carlsberg
  1170. JavaScript Junk Cleanout Continuing
  1171. Who Will Captain The Crows on Sunday?
  1172. Enrolled For 2006 Courses
  1173. The Ruben Junk Cleanout Has Started!
  1174. I smell a ripoff
  1175. Boxing Day and Palm Pilots
  1176. And So This is Christmas
  1177. The @georgiecel on what to read
  1178. back at a starbucks