Thoughts post archive

  1. Elective Surgery is the “micropayments” of health
  2. The SMS turns thirty
  3. Dave Winer on “micropayments”
  4. It’s Xmas Season 2022
  5. Jeff Geerling: Just say no
  6. Maya Angelou on cynicism
  7. News for week 45, 2022
  8. On leave again
  9. Waking up to coffee shop chatter
  10. What’s going on
  11. The 86Box PC emulator
  12. Shoko Miyata’s 2022 qualifier floor routine
  13. Taking a break e312643b
  14. Five things I’m thankful for, October 2022
  15. Targeting civilians with outdated maps
  16. What you’d want in a dream home
  17. Alan Kohler explores remote work
  18. Mispronunciations I remember
  19. Cam from Blacktail Studio on practice
  20. A hot dog is not a sandwich
  21. The sham referendums in Ukraine
  22. Blander logos are good, via @NeilIreland
  23. Ahiru and Jim Kloss are Good Civ
  24. Music Monday: My favourite theme songs
  25. It’s three months until Christmas
  26. A great relationship with his garbage contractor
  27. How minds process bad news
  28. Cartron asks what FreeBSD machines I use
  29. Sitting outside with a coffee
  30. P.G. Morgan’s insights into D.B. Cooper
  31. The pushback against decluttering
  32. Bombardier ends Learjet production
  33. WHO claims Covid “end in sight”
  34. 747 engine part lands on Belgian house
  35. Queen Elizabeth II
  36. Today’s spam: customers have tills?
  37. It’s the first of September already
  38. Goodbye, Gorby
  39. My first shower thought in a while
  40. Switching to black coffee/tea as we get older
  41. Latvia’s Soviet-era monument removed 🇱🇻
  42. Wouter Groeneveld on how much one earns
  43. It sure felt like a long weekend!
  44. Unproductive beverage adventures
  45. More thought for landlords than tenants
  46. WFH being used to dismiss staff
  47. Former Australian Prime Minister Morrison’s secret portfolios
  48. Too hard? Take more steps
  49. Guess who paid off their student debt!
  50. Moving forward, with @kiriappeee, @geofftech
  51. A local planter now has a lovely plant
  52. Baristas are councillors
  53. Links for week 31, 2022
  54. The limits of personal social capital
  55. Swensens durian mochi
  56. Suburban wheelie bins and repeated effort
  57. Migraine advice and treatments
  58. Numbers that don’t have eight in them
  59. Trent Zimmerman writes why the Coalition lost
  60. Time involved in healthy eating, by @FoldableHuman
  61. Russia withdraws from the ISS
  62. Ukraine/Russia peace talks “didn’t make sense”
  63. CNBC on why Starbucks failed in Australia
  64. Ten years with @kirisviel
  65. (Initial) Vitamin D
  66. A dream without a phone
  67. B-words that are a letter off another
  68. Philanthropy only attacks the symptoms
  69. Education cuts are a national security threat
  70. Denial by Potentiality
  71. Sri Lanka in 2022
  72. Headaches are (almost) invisible
  73. Australian housing and mental health
  74. July doesn’t feel like the seventh month
  75. Australian AG Dreyfus on data privacy law
  76. The Willie Wagtail
  77. Interest rates in 2022
  78. Clarke and Dawe, Australia’s energy market
  79. The difference between good and bad people
  80. Edward Luce on the impact (or not) of law
  81. Ukraine and Moldova granted EU candidate status
  82. Happy Birthday, Clara!
  83. Singapore, Ukraine, and some Mahathir irredentism
  84. Claire Saffitz makes creamed spinach pie
  85. Winter coffee shops compared to home
  86. People vote for leaders in parliaments
  87. Comparing vaccine hesitancy to tobacco
  88. The No. abbreviation for number
  89. The Queen’s Birthday, and the Whitlam dismissal
  90. “Get anything you want. No, not that!”
  91. Things I don’t like aren’t the worst thing (usually)
  92. It’s a small container, or a bucket
  93. Hobbies becoming work, and getting space
  94. Penny Wong’s first speech as foreign minister
  95. Australian prime minister Morrison is out
  96. Impulse-purchased junk near checkouts
  97. Elude and allude, from Tommy
  98. Mentally resetting during the day
  99. Expertise is expensive, conspiracies aren’t
  100. Voting in the Australian elections by post
  101. Rhyming grilled cheese sandwiches
  102. The European Rail Traffic Management System
  103. Doing things before you need to
  104. EasyJet seats
  105. Waycross derailment in the US
  106. GamersNexus launches a Ukraine charity shirt
  107. Dealing with depression (fun!)
  108. “Did you bully the weird kids?”
  109. The bot is a new favourite
  110. Computers and the passing of time
  111. Accounting for empathy in automated systems
  112. Actions that separate the world
  113. Some more coffee shop chatter
  114. FDR on the early bird
  115. Why are you always frowning?
  116. Day 404 of 2022
  117. Beautiful photos from the US @Interior
  118. The vaccines cause autism lie
  119. Rebuilding the Antonov Antonov An-225 Mryia
  120. Flyers, and blogs from the golden age
  121. Street-running trains
  122. John Jakes, March Into Darkness
  123. The NATO expansionism narrative
  124. FedEx MD-11 flap issue at Sydney Airport
  125. Teaching history
  126. Beeping fire alarms taught me about irritations
  127. Sydney rain adventures
  128. The double-barred finch
  129. “De-Nazifying” Ukraine
  130. Walter E. Williams, “All It Takes is Guts”
  131. Helping Ukranians via Etsy
  132. Happy birthday @dekopatchi 🎂
  133. Facts over feelings
  134. What Ukraine and Putin have accomplished 🇺🇦
  135. Chatswood’s round trees
  136. Aral Balkan on bean counters
  137. Ukraine UN Ambassador Sergiy Kyslytsya
  138. 2022–02–22
  139. Daniel Pennac on learning for fun
  140. Identity, Ukraine, and thinking aloud
  141. The great Chatswood blackout of 2022
  142. Hammer problems in coffee shops
  143. Villa del Parque station in Buenos Aires
  144. You should check out Marian Bouček’s blog
  145. Starting a blog, and unoriginal ideas
  146. Fire preparedness, and the SCDF emergency handbook
  147. Using someone’s childhood to conclude anything
  148. Black★Rock Shooter: Inexhaustible and Dawn Fall
  149. The Dassault Mercure could have succeeded today
  150. Revitalising neighbourhoods
  151. Alan Baxter on writing
  152. 2022-02-02
  153. I’m triple-vaxxed for Covid!
  154. Real Engineering on natural gas and renewables
  155. Having a uniform
  156. Retrocomputing can be more than games
  157. Jeff Geerling on burnout
  158. Some useful tips
  159. 26th of January
  160. Paying with cash, old school
  161. This post only has the word “bagel”
  162. What year is The Future now?
  163. You must have only done it for the money
  164. Already seeing pandemic-related knock-on effects
  165. Lewis Mumford on urban cars
  166. Self-doubt
  167. Lists are great!
  168. Feedback pending post number #9001
  169. Migraines Australia’s new fact sheets
  170. My favourite Australian decaf beans
  171. Press and politicians abusing medical terms
  172. Uniforms of the future
  173. Comestible aromas, via @Georgiecel
  174. Tire evidence by Peter McDonald
  175. Homes and furniture
  176. Lew Wasserman
  177. Shopping MallDova
  178. Happy New Year 2022
  179. Articulated buses are the devil’s conveyance
  180. Weather outside you wouldn’t endure inside
  181. Cosmopolitanism in a cup
  182. A 2021 retrospective
  183. Hales Horticulture Ltd.
  184. Genetics behind black coffee drinkers
  185. They foyer of One Canada Square
  186. I knew a guy, he called it shut put
  187. Proposed Coventry linear park
  188. My little sister got married
  189. Benefit for all, via @PicardTips
  190. The word “best”
  191. Benelux has a logo
  192. Robert F. Kennedy quoting George Bernard Shaw
  193. Sitting in that comfy chair
  194. Annus horribilis
  195. To the coolest uncle ever, Dave Ross ♡
  196. The @Om Malik on writing
  197. Chancellor of Earth: Advertising
  198. Spam calls
  199. It’s not (always?) the algorithm
  200. Australia doesn’t do cappuccinos
  201. Taking small victories
  202. New metal cladding on buildings
  203. My popular opinions
  204. Car-centric culture in recycling
  205. Listpost for week 42, 2021
  206. Bear identification
  207. GitHub’s preview cards aren’t that useful
  208. Being sick of stuff
  209. My science teacher on lateral thinking
  210. Tech firms adjudicating on what’s appropriate
  211. Top Shelf: The Olive Branch White Hommus
  212. First coffee shop in four months
  213. Clara’s and my Minecraft server anniversary
  214. Introverts and accommodation
  215. The Chancellor of Earth: Leaf blowers
  216. Thoughts, week #40 2021
  217. Japan’s new PM Fumio Kishida
  218. Burnout and healin’
  219. Taking a break
  220. Frank Gehry on going places
  221. Always-on chat apps, and not just saying “hey”
  222. Vaccinated aren’t as likely to spread Covid
  223. Feedback from my week 38 links post
  224. Links for week 36, 2021
  225. Tim King gives us permission to not give a fuck
  226. Our Covid travel bubble
  227. Anti-vaxxers
  228. Humans don’t have ECC memory
  229. The paralysis of decisions
  230. Something incoherent for the week’s end
  231. What’s your Starbucks name?
  232. Nasal breathing, and other observations
  233. Monotony grows wings on time
  234. People returning to offices
  235. Nuts to that last weekend!
  236. It started as a post about game machine language
  237. That’s a few typos
  238. Afghanistan in 2021
  239. Boss Coffee’s comfy promotion
  240. Covid lockdown decluttering
  241. Thinking about a reversible sleeper PC
  242. The @elkeee schooling me on obliviousness
  243. A silver lining with Australian vaccinations
  244. Mobile phones, and always being available
  245. The Men’s 50 Kilometre Race Walk
  246. Our carpet rainbow
  247. Another short collection of life lessons
  248. Feedback for week 30, 2021
  249. Sunisa Lee’s All-Around Gymnastics win
  250. Mental health at the Olympics
  251. Australia’s new Covid reality
  252. Ashe on motivational interviewing
  253. The need for personal iRL concurrency
  254. Morning routines; tech and otherwise
  255. Energy, or lack thereof, out of nowhere
  256. What if we’re supposed to feel it?
  257. Australian swimmer quits, and I’m not surprised
  258. Teaching financial literacy
  259. Hitting random on geographic articles
  260. Getting our first Covid jab
  261. What sort of learner are you?
  262. Melissa Davey on migraines
  263. … the size of Rhode Island!
  264. Even Nintendo is shipping OLEDs now
  265. Henry David Thoreau
  266. Verbal ticks that never change
  267. Jokes as alternative input for Cunningham’s Law
  268. A report on exercise and sleep
  269. Being simple
  270. Rubenerd’s Law of Food
  271. Finding which coffee types decrease CLD risk
  272. Duplicate RSS 2.0 date elements
  273. Best career advice you received at uni
  274. The @davewiner does a bank experiment
  275. What Americans don’t understand about Australia
  276. Motivation myths
  277. Stepping into an alternative dimensional floor
  278. Explaining geometry with pizza
  279. Tech people starting their sentences with “So, ...”
  280. Great bird site quotes this week
  281. Comparing and contrasting
  282. Singapore and Japan dialogue on Covid
  283. Credit card cachet in an era of phone payments
  284. Be kind to retail staff
  285. Speed-reading app advertisements
  286. There probably won’t be a post-COVID reset
  287. Comestibles containing holes
  288. David Gray, White Ladder LP
  289. Applying Georgina’s framework to anxiety
  290. A simple bar of soap
  291. What’s a manufear?
  292. Coffee shop chats
  293. Mathematician’s answer, via Screenbeard
  294. If you have two loaves of bread, buy a CD-ROM
  295. A term for accurate, yet pointless responses
  296. Pyramid schemes
  297. Moccona Hazelnut instant coffee
  298. Rhyming socks
  299. It’s not the name they call you
  300. Being so confident
  301. Perceptions of remote work
  302. A 740-page Tennant Schrobmachine
  303. Antranig on blogging regularly
  304. An updated clearance sign
  305. The FIRE approach for clearer thinking
  306. We don’t always need to extract maximum value
  307. Survey on the perceptions of migraines
  308. Arena swimming blog discusses breathing, anxiety
  309. Letting people find themselves
  310. Motives aren’t sufficient on social media
  311. My experience with an Australian bank broker
  312. Testing SD cards with QEMU and MS-DOS 6
  313. But I’ll just replace them, rent free!
  314. Saying goodbye to my Commodore 64
  315. You can (not) bracket
  316. Bathroom design affordances
  317. Jokes at the expense of retail staff
  318. Fortress Australia and New Zealand
  319. Anxiety tips: stop playing personal FUD
  320. Troubleshooting my Commodore 128’s 80-column mode, part one
  321. Crime shows, and the money motive
  322. Crown can’t operate in NSW
  323. Ain’t no scheduled posts
  324. Introverts and Covid
  325. That grumpyness spiral
  326. Marie Kondo would say this kicks arse!
  327. Trickle-down economics
  328. You want Chanel? You buy me Gucci!
  329. To go work on personal projects
  330. New year resolutions, goals, and what’s important
  331. You can just pay more taxes/wages/etc!
  332. A royal pain in the toe
  333. John Roderick and Bean Dad
  334. Rejoining, or losing Scotland
  335. Jim Kloss on headaches
  336. Why I’m not talking more about Covid
  337. Prussian blue
  338. Things I was thankful for in 2020
  339. The joys, and not, of studio apartments
  340. Merry Xmas, 2020
  341. How we respond to crises
  342. Friedrich Nietzsche on purpose
  343. Experience of flying back to the US
  344. Turns out, not a brush with Covid
  345. After the rain on the interstate
  346. Recdiffs on why people are the way they are
  347. It’s not that people don’t want kids…
  348. School memories, and can I just take it down?
  349. Marco Arment on the Apple Watch sport band
  350. With whom I normally disagree
  351. Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership
  352. Context switching
  353. Ramen, and the secret to success
  354. Unlimited web services aren’t
  355. An abandoned coffee shop full of letters
  356. A celebratory New York cheesecake
  357. That map we’ve all been watching
  358. Everything normal again? Sort of, maybe, kinda
  359. Tech in the two-speed Covid economy
  360. American friends: please vote
  361. The United States of Apathy?
  362. Al Jarreau on Hololive
  363. Do good
  364. Being worthy of social security
  365. Microbreaks
  366. It’s 20:10 2020-10-20 (AEDT)
  367. The ultimate 2020 conspiracy theory
  368. Thirty years since German reunification
  369. A talk show host apology
  370. It also has numbers in it
  371. The 2020 Ig Nobel Prize for Medical Education
  372. Feedback on my Mr Orange post
  373. The US West Coast fires
  374. Homework load in Singapore
  375. Some more spelling corrections
  376. Oblivious advice
  377. Dr Beckmann’s Floor Carpet Stain Remover
  378. ATO overcharging tax for salary sacrificed super
  379. We can’t all work from home
  380. Today’s word: Allocable
  381. 10% the flu rate in New South Wales
  382. Casey Liss on memories in restaurants
  383. Remote work as a platform
  384. Kamala Harris’s comments on US standing
  385. COVID, science, and emotion
  386. MiniDisc, sign in, be respectful
  387. Wait, 7,000 posts?
  388. Ferdinand II on the King of France
  389. Social network CFO says iOS 14 to hurt tracking
  390. John Roderick did have some points about millennials
  391. Science is beautiful
  392. Being yourself on your blog
  393. Raf Czlonka on my ice cream post
  394. Bryan Hughes on intentions
  395. What Carl Sagan would say about mask protests
  396. Daniel Andrews on empathy for COVID testing
  397. Why aren’t you more serious?
  398. nvi2 in FreeBSD ports
  399. Young and knowing, or old with money
  400. The Cassiopeia, Katoomba
  401. What are the biggest lies you’ve been told?
  402. Vanilla or chocolate first
  403. Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value
  404. Pasquale Sciarappa’s One Pan Pasta
  405. Charging Australians to come home, with apologies to Clarke and Dawe
  406. These measures aren’t political statements
  407. Cancel culture
  408. John Siracusa on WFH holidays
  409. De-politicising COVID responses
  410. Peter Dutton in contempt of court
  411. New stock market records… wait, what?
  412. The second half of 2020
  413. Selling your fire extinguisher
  414. Making better tea
  415. COVID resources from our building’s strata
  416. Borders around Burundi and Rwanda
  417. Sleep patterns and home isolation
  418. Exercise during isolation
  419. Race riots
  420. SpaceX Crew Dragon docks with the ISS
  421. Wealth inequality and falling interest rates
  422. Costa Rica recognises marriage equality
  423. I’m relieved that...
  424. Your local cafe is an expensive habit!
  425. COVID is the ultimate externality
  426. Post-US world on display
  427. If there are silver linings to any of this
  428. Kevin Rudd on Australia and NZ's relative COVID success
  429. Try and pick the fake COVID story
  430. First late night walk in ages
  431. Change is a measure of competence
  432. $100 million on your first letter
  433. Working remote
  434. Correcting the record
  435. A happy birthday jiggly pancake
  436. How to version control LibreOffice spreadsheets
  437. A meta-thinking realisation
  438. New neighbours
  439. 2020–02–29
  440. Physical symptoms of job stress
  441. Writing without backpacks or spaces
  442. Owner-occupiers driving house demand
  443. Both sides to saving money on cafés
  444. Empathy for Scotland rejoining the EU
  445. 2020–02–02
  446. Living in electric dreams
  447. Bushfire news is too much
  448. A personal retrospective on the 2010s
  449. Our own small brush with a bushfire
  450. Revisiting ten ways to reduce stress
  451. Bushfires, with comments from my dad
  452. Impeached Mr Orange
  453. ATAR results, via @BADCATBAD_
  454. Chatswood sky, April and today
  455. The career skill of accountability
  456. Where life expectancy is above 80
  457. Funding bhyve VirtFS/9p completion project
  458. My friend on the way to school
  459. Angus Taylor’s metadata adventure
  460. A Potemkin mind
  461. What I’m excited about
  462. And now, Sydney thunderstorms!?
  463. Another smoky Sydney morning
  464. A smoky Sydney morning
  465. Pronouncing Project like Progress
  466. Australia’s ruling class on bushfires
  467. Thanks everyone for your positive thoughts!
  468. When companies underpay staff
  469. Thanking Medicare and RNS staff
  470. 1977 kept coming up
  471. Small homes out of trucks
  472. Deciding on a bank based on their mobile apps
  473. Cape Town Civic Centre
  474. Housing as an asset class
  475. Australia’s uninterrupted economic growth…
  476. Carrie Lam and Boris Johnson
  477. More sun, less grass
  478. The SS Grampian
  479. Lesson 11 in grilled cheese sandwich observation
  480. Decluttering: Mofo Soap
  481. Your Sunday morning economics snippets
  482. Reading list for early August 2019
  483. Can’t change Slack private channels to public
  484. Even with the best of intentions...
  485. The new Funan Centre
  486. Where do you find the time to blog?
  487. Feedback from @infinitary
  488. Dual-boot NT and NetBSD on the Libretto 70CT
  489. False dichotomy of human rights or privacy
  490. Boris Johnson, and malicious joy
  491. Australian solar to Singapore via undersea cable
  492. That time he whinged about a headache
  493. Some random things I learned today
  494. President Widodo raises plastic at G20
  495. Sashin’s House at the Top of the World
  496. Spellging mistaes for this week
  497. When people say Straight Pride
  498. Speaking of plastic
  499. Benjamin Wittes on the Mueller Report
  500. Reading atlases, and Stepanakert in Artsakh
  501. Plastic straw ban follow up
  502. Just live without your phone for a week? Yeah, no
  503. Not if they win the lotto!
  504. Plumbing drafts: Now
  505. Tigerlily
  506. Australia lost, again
  507. Bob Hawke
  508. Snippets from my personal wiki
  509. Type fast and break prose
  510. Intermittent fasting, and metabolism
  511. Who’s Chef Boyardee?
  512. Brexit silver lining
  513. Attitudes to mental health
  514. Tipping culture
  515. Estonian government-in-exile
  516. Our first aviation go-around
  517. New Japanese Reiwa era announced
  518. Back at the best blog park bench
  519. Late night Tokyo egg sando
  520. Donating billionaires
  521. The Christchurch massacre
  522. Peak California... on Medium
  523. Good planning
  524. Bosnia and Herzegovina has a coast
  525. Back to school specials!!1!one!
  526. Lateral thinking: sponges
  527. George Pell found guilty
  528. And now Sydney is frigidly cold?
  529. Anxiety plus ignorance, it is!
  530. Remembering Le Cornu in Adelaide
  531. Airbus ending the A380
  532. Scott Morrison loses a vote
  533. Tony Benn on refugees
  534. Do parliaments need a separate executive?
  535. Lazy Sunday, anime figs, missing email
  536. Ending mandatory religious classes
  537. Going loud in the morning
  538. Day after Australia Day picnic
  539. It’s been a month since the 25th of December
  540. Moving to Chatswood
  541. Companies leaving over Brexit
  542. It has numbers in them
  543. Forum signatures
  544. My final answer on mock meat
  545. The folly of haircut instructions
  546. Create a mirror of an FTP site with wget
  547. Having another Brexit vote
  548. Scientology’s Australian recruit struggle
  549. Buying the Chrysler Building
  550. On entrepreneurship
  551. He’s just not that great a negotiator
  552. Just test the damned pills
  553. Financial hardship in invoicing
  554. Some café quotes from this morning
  555. Life advice
  556. The Opal Tower conflict of interest
  557. Bookmark cleanout, December 2018
  558. The RMS Lucania and Campania
  559. Retail abuse
  560. Australian property downturn reporting
  561. Chains I miss in Australia and Singapore
  562. Parliament a disadvatage for governments?
  563. 3D printing the future
  564. A dodgy English sentence on USB keys
  565. Sugar-free whisky sour
  566. Apia
  567. Goodbye FastWay Supermarket
  568. The Hawker Siddeley Nimrod
  569. Rubenerd Vacancy Pile Index
  570. Feminine men
  571. Create new FAT floppy disk image on macOS
  572. Loud coffee shops
  573. Australian Prime Minister Taylor Swift
  574. High-vis economics
  575. RMS initials and acronyms
  576. macOS guest in VMware Fusion
  577. Workshop spam on demonstratable empathy
  578. Encourage-mint
  579. Brexit and paranoid fantasies
  580. Migraine coping techniques
  581. Support Atheist Nexus
  582. Music Monday: Bump of Chicken, Ray
  583. World War I
  584. Work automation
  585. New Caledonia votes against independence
  586. Gendered schools
  587. It wasn’t Pyne’s fault, maybe!
  588. Victorian opposition leader on religious classes
  589. Goodbye, Chatswood stores
  590. That rising temperature bet
  591. Not having an opinion
  592. MAS: trade friction and uncertainty
  593. An empty udon bar at night
  594. An Australian public energy retailer
  595. Australian household spending from savings
  596. Father's day, life, work
  597. Australian Prime Minister Morrison
  598. Communicating isn’t just stating facts
  599. Scalars greater than 2
  600. A straw-man argument on plastic
  601. 2018-08-08 08:08:08
  602. When I got stuck in my own bathroom
  603. Cancelling your Australian My Health Record
  604. Goodbye, Nikon 1
  605. Das FütenBaum
  606. Wasting writing talent on finance
  607. Guacamole
  608. This evening’s Mission Bay office
  609. Classic Menu for Office
  610. Cafe Réveille, and Oatly
  611. Evil fake Scotch
  612. Secular worldviews survey
  613. The Transamerica Pyramid
  614. Bathroom observations
  615. Alan Bean 🚀
  616. Micro‐beads
  617. Kline bottle limerick
  618. From the not‐this‐again department
  619. DOS and sex-ed feedback by @ozzmosis, @Georgiecel
  620. Respect for sex education
  621. Nice FreeBSD bash prompt
  622. It's a foggy Sydney this morning
  623. Mad as Hell!
  624. Turning 32!
  625. First direct flights from Australia to the UK
  626. Tokyo 2018
  627. Rockmelon and life
  628. It’s the first of March
  629. People leaving Sydney domestically
  630. Looking at slabs of glass
  631. Codeine in Australia
  632. A redacted post about an Australian politician
  633. Expedia spam
  634. The Pushkinsky Bridge
  635. Ridding myself of vices
  636. Yeah but, y’know, caffeine butter
  637. Leopard surprises me, a decade ago
  638. Evolution, a decade ago
  639. No Speedo patterns for gents
  640. Sydney’s bubble tea, ranked
  641. Not attributing motives or histories to people
  642. Baked Australia
  643. Welcome to 2018!
  644. Tactical summer beverages
  645. Brigid Delaney on Australia’s 2017
  646. The unrecyclable, unsellable stuff
  647. Sportsmanship
  648. Marriage equality now law in Australia 🎄 🌈
  649. Selling on eBay, December 2017
  650. Australia just said yes to marriage equality 🌈
  651. Belle Gibson, fake cures, and media
  652. J. Ellis on thoeries
  653. King Willem-Alexander at KLM
  654. Irredentism
  655. Marriage equality
  656. Trump
  657. Pointless list #1: People I like and dislike
  658. Xen and KVM in 2017
  659. Manflu 2017
  660. HTML layout template example
  661. Going from Vegetarian to Pescetarian
  662. In fact, we do elect our Prime Ministers
  663. The best blog park bench in the world
  664. Australia’s wave of resigning MPs
  665. An Osaka Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf
  666. Lonely people in Singapore
  667. Gotten
  668. Cardinal George Pell charged
  669. Doc Searls: Lessons people learn too late
  670. Boeing 757 Heavy
  671. Moving in 2017, and all that fun stuff
  672. VASP
  673. Ogden Nash #1
  674. UK election 2017
  675. Sydney house prices in 2017
  676. Jerry Novak's June coffee
  677. Interest over values
  678. Giving up refined sugar
  679. Charities worth your time and money
  680. Marcon, not Le Pen
  681. I’m 31
  682. Chlorinated water bottles
  683. Dad on the mend
  684. Hot enough for you 2017?
  685. Millions benefit from housing speculation
  686. UK's EU ambassador quits
  687. But even in their dressing
  688. 2016 and masculinity
  689. Prescription drugs are far worse
  690. Why politicians like property investment
  691. Domain: All you need are rich parents
  692. Australia's immigration dimwits
  693. Trump
  694. One Australian electorate against marriage equality
  695. Leaked doc show long Medicare delays
  696. Eleven cafe trends
  697. Collecting a decade of work
  698. Lesson 10 in grilled cheese sandwich observation
  699. Japan on Brexit
  700. Amex Australia customer survey
  701. S. R. Nathan
  702. Back on 20th August 2006
  703. Moving to Amex
  704. Extracting more money from renters
  705. Sydney restaurants that take Amex
  706. Ruben the university graduate
  707. Eschewing (gesundheit) the word just
  708. It’s 7-11
  709. Being an ISFJ
  710. Check your election enrolment
  711. Dumb interview questions
  712. Using spell checkers to break bad habits
  713. Introversion
  714. We don’t need Australian state taxes
  715. Thirty
  716. No more Australian HECS repayment incentives
  717. First of February
  718. Back at the Boatdeck Café
  719. The 2015 Toffee Nut Latte
  720. Is Earth's clear sky unusual?
  721. We are all Lebanese and French
  722. Why bother with fake meat?
  723. +612 8076 2005 is spam
  724. I could pass a US citizenship test
  725. Dishing it out, but can't take it?
  726. World Airways
  727. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull
  728. Subtracting dates to 209
  729. Two years of the Abbott Government
  730. Call on Australian Government to offer safety to Syrian Refugees
  731. Denali joins Uluru
  732. Drop the grit
  733. Goodbye, Bronwyn Bishop
  734. San Francisco trialling urine–repelling paint
  735. Integral to the success of integers
  736. Another reminder of luck
  737. Reading off smartphones is rote learning
  738. Mothers Day 2015
  739. Red Cross Appeal for Nepal
  740. Australian housing affordability
  741. When you factor in externalities
  742. Shaun needs dental surgery
  743. Something rather than something
  744. Australian living standards
  745. The @FrankNora on inevitable guns
  746. US bases in Australia
  747. John Roderick for Seattle City Council
  748. “Y Combinator created a new model for startups”
  749. I’m done, Mr Abbott
  750. Back to Work on beating yourself up
  751. He’s still Prime Minister Abbott
  752. Tony Abbott is Australia’s George W. Bush
  753. Marijuana for chronic pain
  754. WordPress category not updated errors
  755. Happy New Year from Singapore!
  756. #SydneySiege
  757. Romeo The Puppy, 1999–2014
  758. Australian climate policy up somewhere
  759. Authors of your own misfortune
  760. Gough Whitlam 1916–2014
  761. Oktoberfest
  762. Words in your face are ruder than smoke
  763. Happy Birthday Mummy
  764. Creepy sanctioned University Experience Surveys
  765. Scotland 2014
  766. Australian Coalition repeals mining tax
  767. Burning Man
  768. Hey mate, you got WiFi at this cafe?
  769. This may need an RTA call
  770. Robin Williams
  771. Happy birthday @hanezawakirika!
  772. Deregulating Australian university fees
  773. Onadera shoots down the manflu
  774. A nation of coffee-drinkers
  775. Libertarianism
  776. The pedestrian blind spot
  777. UTS Feedback Survey 2014
  778. Easter dinner again
  779. Goodbye @JamieJakov
  780. A birthday Tea Cosy
  781. This birthday post is shamelessly backdated
  782. Fluffy White Day Yuki marshmallows
  783. Fortuitous circumstances
  784. Celebrating post 4000 around a campfire
  785. Happiness
  786. A quadratic Beatles moment
  787. Social expectations in a grocery bag
  788. My first late night Winter Olympic kebab
  789. Valentines 2014
  790. Vadim Brodski
  791. A late night cup of hot water
  792. Sydney doesn’t need trams, it needs a metro
  793. A basic FreeBSD NAS with netatalk3
  794. Learning about fatigue
  795. Bootstrapping legal identity, or Who Are You?
  796. Romeo the puppy
  797. The shared experience of Life of Brian
  798. Total [Non–] Recall
  799. An egg shaped boulder
  800. Wet’n’Wild Australian infrastructure
  801. Latvia and adopting the Euro
  802. Belated Sydney Central Terminal decs
  803. Happy 2014
  804. Just saying you’re nice doesn’t make it so
  805. Globalisation in an O’Briens Irish Sandwich Bar
  806. Holidays 2013
  807. Rubenerd Patron ♔ Sir Novak
  808. Accounting for the unexpected
  809. The best cooking smells
  810. 11/12/13 (2013.12.11)
  811. Nelson Mandela ♡
  812. When you find yourself at Cafe Neo
  813. The Hornsby Tornado
  814. Goodbye, Kevin Rudd
  815. Throwing corn in the coffee
  816. SPARK
  817. NSWFires 2013
  818. Goodbye UTS Tower Building trees
  819. Dependencies and @hotdogsladies
  820. Happy Birthday Lord Potato @Sebasu_tan
  821. Sport and art in Australia
  822. The Merlin Mann on curiosity
  823. Birthday keeki for mummy
  824. Muckup day
  825. Prime Minister Tony Abbott
  826. Caffeine may contribute to healthy liver
  827. Malcolm Fraser on drones
  828. Back to normal at UTS
  829. The day I got my foot back
  830. Ongoing UTS power issues
  831. When your uni is still somewhat flooded
  832. When your university lecture submerges
  833. Our first year together
  834. Pixelart version of Rubi
  835. When your ankle is still a beach ball
  836. Followup supposition soup
  837. Kevin Rudd is Prime Minister, again
  838. Happy birthday @hanezawakirika
  839. I broke ground on Sunday, with my ankle!
  840. High frequency trading
  841. Science with @ChrisMatyszczyk
  842. Congratulations @hanezawakirika and @uberlutzer!
  843. Happy Birthday @domossu!
  844. LNP doesn’t want the university student vote either
  845. Lady @Adasifs and Her birthday
  846. Labor doesn’t want the university student vote
  847. Margaret Thatcher
  848. Veraciously voracious!
  849. I don’t care, I’m an introvert. Thank you @hanezawakirika!
  850. I’m now a subnetwork
  851. The problem with being spiritual but not religious
  852. Albania and the European Union
  853. Stephen Fry on Pope Benedict XVI
  854. Goodbye drink containers, my old friends
  855. Hottest Sydney day on record
  856. Bundesbank to retrieve £125bn of gold reserves
  857. Another school shooting in the US
  858. Good morning, bad night
  859. Hot damn, Sydney
  860. Happy New Year, 2013!
  861. ❄ Yuletide 2012
  862. A Mayan end of the world rant!
  863. When I lost some respect for Julia Gillard
  864. 我爱你 Clara ♡
  865. Alpha Centauri Bb
  866. Happy Birthday Mummy
  867. How to use Dropbox public folder
  868. Happy Birthday Singapore #ndp2012
  869. The NASA #Curiosity rover arrived!
  870. Singapore posts on hold
  871. Bashar al-Assad, Julian Assange
  872. But it’s just a theory!
  873. Empty spaces
  874. Higgs boson
  875. Happy birthday @hanezawakirika!
  876. A Parisian adventure with @Sebasu_tan
  877. Why I shouldn’t write nonsense at 01:00
  878. One of them thinking out loud posts
  879. Happy Mother’s Day
  880. 100% renewables at UTS by 2015, by @Sashin9000
  881. Australian street jerks
  882. Today on #PunWatch: Stone
  883. Mark Latham on the left
  884. Marriage Equality Amendment Bill 2012 survey
  885. Updating your UTS transport concession sticker
  886. My childhood obsession with the RMS Titanic
  887. It’s as if PM Lee planned this for the QLD election!
  888. Happy 23rd Elke!
  889. The April Fools Day Buzzkill
  890. What does Ruben look like?
  891. First US Marines arrive in Darwin
  892. Brief de jure birthday post!
  893. My de facto birthday 2012!
  894. Happy birthday! Sydney Harbour Bridge turns 80
  895. Muppets, mini book review, Goldman Sachs
  896. Canada scares poor little Dick Cheney
  897. Japan and Douglas Adams
  898. Leap Day 2012, now with more nostalgia!
  899. Legal bedfellows
  900. Mmm, Australian bank gravy
  901. IKEA day with @Sebasu_tan and @hanezawakirika
  902. Car crash in Earlwood, a mortality check!
  903. Merkel, Sarkozy say growth key in euro crisis
  904. Late afternoon pontifications
  905. Won’t somebody think of the gift card issuers
  906. We had Yuletide cheer again!
  907. Hi mumster, checking in again
  908. Christopher Hitchens on North Korea
  909. Václav Havel and Kim Jong Il
  910. Christopher Hitchens, 1949-2011
  911. US troops in Iraq 2003-2011
  912. We finally have another Christmas tree :)
  913. Don’t worry, they’re green bullets!
  914. International AIDS Awareness Day 2011
  915. #OfficialUnofficialMeetUp
  916. A Cup of Joe
  917. Cause this is my United States of Whatever
  918. Penny Wong on marriage equality
  919. Mario Monti
  920. Einstein was a genius
  921. 11:11 on 11/11/11
  922. Insert sleeper caffeine pun here
  923. Rubenerd Fun Facts #100
  924. 10,000 questions from @jeorgina
  925. Clari-throm-ycin
  926. Japan needs a backup capital city!
  927. Made one of them Japanese eel things
  928. Am I the only one not giddy and waving a flag over this?
  929. Soft sweet pretzels look sweet
  930. NSW post-leadership benefits… wait, what?
  931. Victorian Gaming Minister O’Brien has a dumb haircut
  932. Headaches are
  933. Finally, a useful CAPTCHA
  934. Steve Jobs vigil at the flagship Sydney Apple Store
  935. Here’s to the Crazy Ones. The misfits. The rebels.
  936. Steve Jobs
  937. Ruben’s Australian immigration rant of 2011
  938. Advances in corn mazes
  939. Recycled shipping container house
  940. Railfans fixate on stuff like this
  941. It’s the Opal card!
  942. Does nobody teach respect for The Timeline?
  943. Singapore’s new president
  944. Goodbye Steve
  945. Hello darkness my old friend…
  946. Singapore’s presidential race in one tweet
  947. He should fix PayPal first
  948. Changi protection, now with more fibre
  949. Ripping ratings agencies a new one
  950. CNN: Alaskan credit rating still AAA
  951. IKEA VÄTE lamps need slender bulbs!
  952. The big C
  953. YouTube videos to scare refugees?
  954. The Sydney Rocks Aroma Festival 2011
  955. Nothing but fantastic Irish economic news!
  956. Done the Australian eCensus
  957. My rebuttal of Eric Abetz on #QandA
  958. My Australian Bureau of Statistics infographic
  959. We’re all Norweigian today
  960. Assembling Boeing’s A380
  961. The Gottschild-System CBS 3800
  962. NASA in 2011
  963. Mission STS-135
  964. Goodbye, and good riddance NotW
  965. Not paying attention to Moody’s?
  966. Finally, a government website that makes sense
  967. UTS and Happy Day 2011!
  968. Libertarianism-ism?
  969. Dr Najib Razak’s meaning?
  970. +61 3 9945 7300 is Insurance Line telemarketers
  971. Winter at Museum Station
  972. A common sense Queen’s Birthday
  973. Governments buying stock doesn’t count!
  974. The Schade family garage of doom
  975. Best. Scene change. Ever.
  976. No way SIA/VA!
  977. Arpawocky’s encrypted Mac volume followup
  978. The awesomeness that is @JerryNovak
  979. Chuck Norris doesn’t plagiarise
  980. Towel Day 2011
  981. Never tiring does sound nice, but…
  982. Sydney IKEA train cake LED pudding candles
  983. Cutting Annette Shacklett’s hair
  984. Rapture is nigh! Give to @i2yh and @Rubenerd!
  985. Scrabble HAPPY
  986. The RMS Campania
  987. These Sydney photos may look identical at first
  988. Osama bin Laden, 2011
  989. Post ID 8555 pointlessness
  990. The Great Money Caper
  991. Ben Sidran’s Cool Paradise, track 09
  992. versus LibreOffice in Mac printing
  993. I drink coffee because of my genes?
  994. No April Fools posts from me
  995. First layer of leaves after the election…
  996. Is someone at Westpac reading my blog?
  997. The Tennant 3400 for post 3400
  998. A quarter century of Ruben Schadeyness
  999. Young adult Americans drinking more coffee?
  1000. CityRail coin sneakyness
  1001. Oh no! Most of us aren’t cool and hip!
  1002. Japan, 11th of March 2011
  1003. Rubenerd News Network! 2011.03.06
  1004. #Anime Yumekui Merry #06
  1005. Some random Singapore news
  1006. New Zealand, Africa, Middle East
  1007. What’s with all the Zune spam?!
  1008. Bupa International
  1009. He seems legit
  1010. Egypt is about the size of Glenn Beck’s head
  1011. Floods in Peninsular Malaysia now too?!
  1012. WordPress ID 8000 celebrations!
  1013. Margaret’s Hinton Train Disaster article
  1014. Shiver! What Sydney heatwave?
  1015. 42 is code for not panicking about heatwaves
  1016. Hot enough for you, Sydney?
  1017. Ayn Rand in a nutshell
  1018. Witty Crackerbox Palace
  1019. Pass the… rushempeng?
  1020. When superfluous instructions attack
  1021. Steve Jobs in 2011
  1022. When stalled BitTorrent attacks
  1023. Maintaining my spelling
  1024. Barbara Streisand
  1025. 23:11 11/01/2011
  1026. Queensland floods
  1027. You’re probably right, Matz
  1028. Banking on lots of fancy labels
  1029. Facebook, Goldman Sachs, Pet Shop Boys song
  1030. Goodbyes 2010
  1031. What is this Australia I do not even
  1032. What happens if you don’t Go Dustless
  1033. Debra Schade, three years on today
  1034. One score and nine years ago, Reagan…
  1035. November 2010 hiatus
  1036. Aung San Suu Kyi 2010
  1037. A weekend without checking email
  1038. Rubenerd Fun Fact #98 and #99: Robert Frost
  1039. Slashdot quotes Ogden Nash
  1040. #SpiritDay 2010
  1041. Happy 10.10.10 Binary Day!
  1042. 20 years of German reunification!
  1043. Happy belated International Blasphemy Day!
  1044. VMware Fusion dinners and movies
  1045. A replacement for work
  1046. My Gillard, Abbott comparison chart
  1047. A catch up post with a series of nothings
  1048. Wendy Francis’ deleted blog post
  1049. Open letter(s) to Wendy Francis of Family First
  1050. Majulah Singapura!
  1051. Donations aren’t as valuable as ethics
  1052. Malawi gets a new flag thing
  1053. SegPub outdoes themselves on #fail
  1054. Labor support sliding, time to panic?
  1055. A Sunday post: Hotlinking Ron Guenther
  1056. Rubenerd Fun Fact #96 and #97: Santana
  1057. #debate #ausvotes
  1058. 15 conveniences that’ll kinda kill you!
  1059. 40th Anniversary of Apollo 11
  1060. New Rupee symbol for the Rupee
  1061. Bad New Zealand food puns
  1062. Goodbye Singapore
  1063. Packing and data and all that
  1064. Careful, well-researched German football!
  1065. Fricken packing and fricken word hecks
  1066. There he goes about high speed rail again
  1067. Format 720K floppy disk in Windows XP
  1068. Throwing away our childhoods
  1069. A lesson in sheer packing stupidity
  1070. An Irish sandwich refuge in Singapore
  1071. How rude: Singapore flashes a flood
  1072. So that possessions don’t own us
  1073. John Black blames Labor woes on greenies
  1074. Medvedev’s brilliant environment idea
  1075. On SFTP and BP
  1076. Aussie Canadian news of interest (rates)
  1077. Mr Tea
  1078. Headaches suck and other observeations
  1079. BP
  1080. Brit Hume is a Tool and Singapore’s oil spill
  1081. Google Images puts Singapore in KL
  1082. I want the end of car culture too!
  1083. Celebrating Geek Pride Day!
  1084. Blasphemy! @Aliyaki
  1085. Newt Gingrich, report for cleanup duty
  1086. Are these two stories somehow related?
  1087. Eyes, and scripting Tumblr posts to WordPress?
  1088. Replacing coffee with tea
  1089. On physics and mystics
  1090. Moving house, again
  1091. Hugs for Mother’s Day
  1092. Number syncronicities and pointlessness
  1093. The United Kingdom votes 2010 and all that
  1094. Rubenérd Fun Fact #95
  1095. Surprisingly truthful branding
  1096. I should have called the police
  1097. Mayday! Mayday! Get it? Get it?
  1098. Rubenerd Fun Fact #94
  1099. Almost a shame no planes crashed from ash :/
  1100. Teabaggers rebuttal, dedicated to Sparx
  1101. Celebrating 2800 posts with shinyness
  1102. Solar Dynamics Observatory: Jaw, meet floor
  1103. I kinda didn’t forget @Zombie_Plan’s birthday
  1104. Goldman Sachs run by frauds. No, really?
  1105. The Great Schade Family House Cleanout 2010
  1106. A Dodge? You know I only drive Acuras!
  1107. Does April Fool’s have a Boxing Day?
  1108. Morocco’s solar plans, why not Australia?
  1109. Evacuate Singapore, islands float and capsize!
  1110. Sparx on why people weren’t bailed out
  1111. Tomato sauce spelling
  1112. Keynes is my Homeboy!
  1113. Margaret Thatcher didn’t want a united Germany?
  1114. It’s my Jack Bauer, 42 backwards birthday
  1115. Seven years of the illegal Iraq war
  1116. A 2700 Rubenerd pointless milestone!
  1117. American healthcare debate in one tweet
  1118. Rubenerd Fun Fact #93
  1119. James Randi escapes the closet
  1120. Apple to allow iPhone app gifts
  1121. Healtcare reform passes in the US
  1122. SA Votes 2010: Octopus Battle by Edible_Hat
  1123. Watching Tasmanian South Aussie election thing
  1124. Voting Green in the South Aussie election thingy
  1125. Diagram that made sense when I made it
  1126. Post #2666! Run away!!! I’m super cereal!
  1127. Following Monnie instructions re: Conroy
  1128. Thanks for nothing UniSA
  1129. PartedMagic failed? Use an old Knoppix CD!
  1130. If I had a diary, this hiatus post would go there
  1131. 90s nostalgia and the Libretto 70CT!
  1132. The greatest CD cover of all time?
  1133. Comparing cancer to… computer games?
  1134. Biofuels ain’t no silver bullet thing
  1135. A 2600 Rubenerd pointless milestone!
  1136. Answering @JJProjects about $100 million
  1137. Sorry folks, Nobel Prizes aren’t Olympic Medals!
  1138. George Carlin on flamethrowers
  1139. Can we expect fairness?
  1140. You can’t ignore Tim Blair’s blog
  1141. Pretending to be funny at 0230
  1142. User:Jimkloss/Thoughts6
  1143. Eight goals for 2010, from Monnie and EdibleHat
  1144. Trevor Grace’s South Aussie leaflet thing
  1145. Hate mail on my Aussie internet filter posts
  1146. Steve Ballmer takes on a meme
  1147. Dick Cheney is a war criminal
  1148. Rubenerd Fun Fact #92
  1149. Happy Valentines to each and every one of you
  1150. Singapore Coffee shops on Chinese New Year
  1151. iPhoneUserNews is coming back
  1152. My World’s Smallest Political Quiz results
  1153. People still use these things called pencils?
  1154. Chrysler, Toyota, Dodge, acceleration, lists
  1155. You’ve lived in Singapore too long when…
  1156. nano 2.2.2 having issues with UTF-8
  1157. American mortgages, Chinese currency
  1158. South Aussie election law hurts my brain
  1159. Disjointed forklift-hit observations
  1160. Feeling fine, thought you’d want to know
  1161. Rubenerd Fun Fact #91
  1162. Macho dignity email spam
  1163. Pressurised Delta MD-80 aeroplane things
  1164. People exploting the Haiti disaster already?
  1165. [Eurotrip] Weather shockness!
  1166. 2009 Yuletide greetings
  1167. Half-baked Alaska
  1168. Letter for the leaders in Copenhagen
  1169. Our dog Romeo is feeling better
  1170. I can’t call her Laura Douglass anymore!
  1171. James Cameron’s Avatar was AMAZING
  1172. @FakeAPStylebook titbit tidbit tidbid
  1173. Incentives for not drink driving instead?
  1174. Closest I could get to a cake for @Tarale
  1175. Yay, December! November is over!
  1176. Tony Abbott, Liberal Party self destructing
  1177. #WorldAidsDay
  1178. For today Oli Young is The Word!
  1179. Open house inspection peoples
  1180. Teacher strike action with the NTEU
  1181. Aussie ISPs responsible for copyright?
  1182. Late November night ruminations
  1183. Bill Maher on the sole profit motive
  1184. A Kenyan Standard poll thingy
  1185. The 2009 New Humanist Bad Faith awards
  1186. Rubenerd Fun Fact #90
  1187. People getting dressed up… for exams?
  1188. Sending wishes and thoughts to Paul Allen
  1189. Burning coal a bit different from breathing!
  1190. What a bit of DC-8 paint can do!
  1191. Afternoon Boatdeck Cafe conversations
  1192. Mummy, melodrama, Penn and Teller Bullshit
  1193. Why I’m studying in Adelaide, stop bugging me!
  1194. Rubenerd Fun Fact #89
  1195. 11th November: Lest We Forget
  1196. Ted Kennedy and the heathcare bill
  1197. Fitting all of Brunei into a museum!
  1198. Rubenerd Fun Fact #88
  1199. My second bread baking attempt
  1200. A Keith Olbermann Bobblehead!
  1201. My little loaf of bread
  1202. Donating to non confrontational folks!
  1203. Rubenerd Fun Fact #87
  1204. Our generation talking to parents
  1205. The word sneeze has three e’s in it
  1206. Another theory on why Titanic sank?
  1207. Wearing a hat
  1208. The Greens aren’t as… Green any more
  1209. Pointless hayfever rambling to feel better
  1210. Tips on how to reduce stress by Krizia
  1211. A crappy cigarette smoking excuse
  1212. Rubenerd Fun Fact #86
  1213. BREAKING NEWS: Something has happened
  1214. Revised Aussie coal lobbyist video
  1215. Things that have annoyed Monnie this week
  1216. How NASA can crash lunar spacecraft
  1217. Busyness, saying no and whatnot
  1218. Cute if stereotypical French smilie
  1219. US healthcare reform view from an outsider
  1220. Rubenerd Fun Fact #85
  1221. Christopher Hitchens on QandA in Australia
  1222. Newsmax isn’t doctor’s journal or The Onion
  1223. Rubenerd Fun Fact #84
  1224. iPity The Fool who named iSnack 2.0
  1225. Rubenerd Fun Fact #83
  1226. $58 billion on roads, $1.5 on public transport!
  1227. It’s a post about life and whatnot
  1228. Not so pleasent World Vision encounter
  1229. A philosophical shower quandary
  1230. Eat Britain!
  1231. Yellow Envelope junk mail
  1232. Reminding myself I’m alive at least!
  1233. Mark Parnell on Marine Policy 101
  1234. Lesson 9 in grilled cheese sandwich observation
  1235. Samoa now has left drivers
  1236. Rubenerd Fun Fact #81
  1237. Prohibition works! Wait, what?
  1238. On this day, 06th of September
  1239. Why are lobbyists tolerated at all?
  1240. Okay Woolies, you win!
  1241. Sleep problem diagram #Fail
  1242. Fatboy Slim on the Rubenerd Blog
  1243. Rubenerd Fun Fact #80
  1244. Dick Cheney schadenfreude
  1245. Twitter councelling at 2am
  1246. Rubenerd Fun Fact #79
  1247. Nostalgia for the 1990s
  1248. Rental inspection went swimmingly
  1249. Sarah Palin damaged McCain’s campaign
  1250. Third culture kids and high school ramble
  1251. A wild weather umbrella safety warning
  1252. Cyclists don’t cause most accidents!
  1253. Words of wisdom from my sister
  1254. The Emma Maersk is the real Big Blue!
  1255. Rubenerd Fun Fact #78
  1256. How to fail at girls, featuring Zombie Plan
  1257. Poetry while you wait
  1258. No Costco in Adelaide any time soon
  1259. Telstra doesn’t like Mawson footpaths
  1260. Some fun Friday evening philosophy
  1261. Help Justice, Defeat Tyranny in Burma
  1262. Rubenerd Fun Fact #77: Shane Rogers
  1263. Westpac’s bold new advertising campaign
  1264. The Mauretania in 1906 and whatnot
  1265. I didn’t follow my 1900th post’s advice
  1266. Could someone tell me what ASEAN is for?
  1267. Rubenerd Fun Fact #76
  1268. Moving on from DBS and POSB in Singapore
  1269. Richard Dawkins, Memes, #ProductNose
  1270. Reconsidered International Relations lately?
  1271. ZombiePlan made me into a card
  1272. Followup to my nuclear deterrence fail post
  1273. Kyle is a steaming pile of fail
  1274. Riders Cafe scones and whatnot
  1275. How I blog too much
  1276. Getting around a Windows ban
  1277. Zombie Plan writes cryptic crosswords
  1278. Why nuclear deterrence doesn’t work
  1279. Buying time when buying books
  1280. Rubenerd Fun Fact #75: Peanut butter
  1281. GM Holden advertising mediocrity
  1282. Simpsons Treehouse of Horror #19
  1283. Them Aussie states aren’t needed
  1284. Traffic jams in the 1950s didn’t tell us?
  1285. Best. AT&T Logo. Ever.
  1286. #crocs4ever? They’re made of plastic!
  1287. Screw Hummers, I want a Sisu Pasi
  1288. Well that’s good to know!
  1289. For real, my last atheism post
  1290. Rubenerd Fun Fact #74: Bill Maher
  1291. Religious offence is a one-way street!
  1292. Importance of mentors to young people
  1293. Happy Canada Day!
  1294. Not blogging about not blogging
  1295. Saturday night foodstuff philosophy
  1296. Rubenerd Fun Fact #73
  1297. Bill to allow same sex marriage in Australia
  1298. Rubenerd Fun Fact #72
  1299. Think about the content, not the medium!
  1300. Israeli army not doing itself any moral favours
  1301. A very merry Queen’s Birthday to you!
  1302. Rediscovering the wonders of fabric softener
  1303. Stop the Settlements petition
  1304. On Steve Jobs, Tony Snow and health
  1305. The leadership skills of W Bush. Wait, what?
  1306. Adelaide culture shock: No 7-Elevens!
  1307. Even the uni is talking about swine flu now
  1308. Australian political party quiz results, sustainable economics
  1309. Don’t think ambidextrousness is a word
  1310. Moving on from atheism, humanism commentary
  1311. Pro life, pro family and other misnomers
  1312. Great parenting philosophy quote
  1313. This site is dedicated to Debra Schade
  1314. Don’t write blog posts at 01:30am
  1315. Don’t look now, it’s a useless 1666 post!
  1316. Ten more Rubenerd Fun Facts!
  1317. US rejoins the UN Human Rights Forum
  1318. Well there goes my respect for credit unions
  1319. AdelaideNow newspaper comments
  1320. My answers to Zomblie Plan’s quiz post
  1321. Reader comment: Being good without God
  1322. A cat followed us home in the night
  1323. A philosophical revelation: I’m a humanist
  1324. Twittering with South Australian Premier Mike Rann!
  1325. BBC News says Asia needs to stop export addiction
  1326. LivingSocial list: Things that terrify me!
  1327. Lesson eight in grilled cheese sandwich observation
  1328. An Adelaide public transport ramble
  1329. Sweden allows same-sex marriage!
  1330. LivingSocial list: Favourite heathen tomes!
  1331. When I blog late at night…
  1332. Twitter’s low retention rate
  1333. Yes, I am an advertisement free blog! I think…
  1334. On Sparx, grilled cheese sandwiches and jaffles
  1335. AFL coach comparing lost game to Anzacs?
  1336. Aussie banks taking advantage of consumers?
  1337. Mark Parnell on Ian Plimer’s climate change challenge
  1338. Dave Winer on money versus happiness
  1339. South Australia: The Unpretentious State?
  1340. Elephant on a trampoline
  1341. Sad month for gay rights in South Australia
  1342. Online monetisation is a misnomer at best
  1343. They have Google in English now?
  1344. Easter eating… does a book I’m reading count?
  1345. Four Mark Twain quotes are more than three
  1346. PKR wins Bukit Selambau by-election
  1347. Clipmark: Some of my favourite Slashdot sigs
  1348. Clipmark: Joe the Plumber a political William Hung?
  1349. Lesson 7 in grilled cheese sandwich observation
  1350. Clipmark: Barack Obama on tax havens
  1351. Adelaide hot cross buns and local fruit
  1352. My life is finally back on track people!
  1353. I don’t think Holden’s troubles are surprising
  1354. Becoming a fan of Malcolm Turnbull on Facebook
  1355. Clipmark: Greens call for China spy alert in Australia
  1356. Even Google now has an Earth Hour page
  1357. My 23rd birthday photos from Hahndorf
  1358. Lesson 6 in grilled cheese sandwich observation
  1359. Kevin Rudd meets Barack Obama, Adelaide Advertiser
  1360. On Adelaide Hummers and Piaggios
  1361. J-Walk’s sinister plan to harvest personal information
  1362. Ten fresh Rubenerd fun facts!
  1363. Businesses that are too big to fail
  1364. Cute uninteded political commentary in my CSS
  1365. A Sunday Boatdeck Cafe Mugaccino post
  1366. Pointless observation regarding palindromic numbers
  1367. Scary tornado warnings in South Australia
  1368. Manichaean paranoia deleted from Wikipedia
  1369. Dangerous war relics in the US and Singapore
  1370. An epic Australia Post fail of state proportions!
  1371. My joke against Bill O’Reilly saga continues, again
  1372. Aussie internet filter dead in the water and whatnot
  1373. What’s the perfect addition to any cheeseboard?
  1374. Sam Harris and believing because of evidence
  1375. Narcissistic conspiracy theorists… STFU!
  1376. I’m Blacked Out for New Zealand
  1377. If it ain’t one dang thing it’s another!
  1378. On Jonathan Schwartz, Sun and Barack Obama
  1379. Stick a fork in him, Bush is done!
  1380. The world is my coffee today folks!
  1381. On oxymorons and sustainable business
  1382. Mary Wallace on love and happiness
  1383. Bummer, tarnation and… and… bummer
  1384. Awake and ready to go… at 03:30
  1385. Japan moving
  1386. A hard hitting and relevent post
  1387. How does my dad manage this?
  1388. Emailing a politician… and getting a response!
  1389. Results for Frome by-election in South Australia
  1390. Gong Xi Fa Cai and Happy Australia Day!
  1391. Responses for my Bush Nixon post
  1392. History will judge George W. Bush well. Wait, what?
  1393. Obama is president, we heave a sigh of relief
  1394. A quick sort-of Middle East story of my own
  1395. Less than four hours before Obama inauguration
  1396. Don’t look now, Ruben can’t sleep again
  1397. Bill Moyers on Israel, Gaza and lives
  1398. First of the last single digit days for Dubbya
  1399. Steve Jobs’ health should not be a public spectacle
  1400. Peace in Hebrew, Arabic and English
  1401. German Singapore facts you may or may not know!
  1402. Beautiful Carl Sagan atheism quote picture
  1403. My political compass, mild left wing libertarian?
  1404. Ten fresh Rubenerd Fun Facts, part four
  1405. Another adventure with an Australian bank
  1406. Text message insight philosophy
  1407. My attempt at a Canadian Liberal NDP coalition post
  1408. Lesson 5 in grilled cheese sandwich observation
  1409. Comment on my Bill O’Reilly Flickr photo
  1410. I’ll let Stewie Griffin answer this comment
  1411. Randy Fullerton’s comments on my sleep post
  1412. The dramas behind the Lockheed L-1011 TriStar
  1413. Google Reader at 3am: sleep related stories
  1414. Ten fresh new Rubenerd Fun Facts, part three
  1415. This aeroplane looks like it’s wearing mascara
  1416. Catpuccino
  1417. Calling BS on cancer wait and see approach
  1418. Diplomatic responses to my government bailout
  1419. My own current woes with realtors and rent
  1420. Have bank bailouts exposed a serious flaw?
  1421. Ten fresh Rubenerd Fun Facts, part two
  1422. On Adelaide Airport, Embraer E-Jets
  1423. Ten fresh new Rubenerd Fun Facts!
  1424. Podcast feed has been fixed
  1425. Is General Motors worth saving? Well…
  1426. Nostalgic for credit crunch days
  1427. Even Ferraris need to be pushed!
  1428. Ruben’s mostly-fail-safe method for beating blues
  1429. Lesson 4 in grilled cheese sandwich observation
  1430. Alaskan senate election race news
  1431. Our Prime Minister is now on Twitter!
  1432. It was a hot one in Adelaide yesterday
  1433. Australian internet censorship pilot to commence
  1434. Remembrance Day
  1435. Conroy, fix the Internet before you censor it
  1436. Reduced profits of auto companies a good thing?
  1437. Roast beef sandwiches for underage cats
  1438. Important philosophical post on Barack Obama
  1439. Someone thinks internet filtering is a good idea?
  1440. The world needed Barack Obama
  1441. Steven Fry’s salient tweet about America
  1442. Twitter chatter over Obama win
  1443. Obama has won!
  1444. Public service announcement for American friends
  1445. Lesson 3 in grilled cheese sandwich observation
  1446. Final post on the American elections tomorrow
  1447. People in Australia talking about Obama
  1448. McCain discusses Australia, Obama does not
  1449. Ominous post numbers are ominous
  1450. iPhone public transport ramblings
  1451. Sarah Palin’s non-answers are scarier
  1452. message for American friends
  1453. Australia would vote for Obama
  1454. Palin pick backfired amongst younger voters!
  1455. The verdict is in, my readers rule!
  1456. I wasn’t born yet: the Convair 880
  1457. We need a world government, and we need it now
  1458. If only oil cost just 100 dollars a barrel!
  1459. New quality of life rankings, why I’m skeptical.
  1460. This is what an economic bounce-back looks like
  1461. Inspirational morning quote of a quote
  1462. Okay I admit it, I like the USA
  1463. The REAL reason CBA is buying BankWest
  1464. Ouch
  1465. My view on the role of capitalism, via Twitter
  1466. Australian daylight savings has started. Free map!
  1467. Andy The Code Kaufman Geass Quiz Kaufman
  1468. Sarah Palin, Russia, parliament, stupidity
  1469. 3/700ths of a Wall Street bailout will feed every child
  1470. A midlife crisis… at 22?
  1471. Remembering Paul Newman in my own way
  1472. GM Holden’s answer to rising fuel prices
  1473. At least Australian banks are weathering crisis just fine
  1474. RBA drops interest rates by quarter percent
  1475. Common sense is the least common
  1476. The NSA incomplete sentences quiz
  1477. Sustainable Olympics? Haha!
  1478. I believe in the United Nations Charter
  1479. Lesson 2 in grilled cheese sandwich observation
  1480. The Church of the New World Order!
  1481. On students and generic brand goodness
  1482. A lesson in grilled cheese sandwich observation
  1483. Olympics tomorrow, and other musings
  1484. Starbucks shuts down in South Australia
  1485. Adelaide life update
  1486. Back in Adelaide, world business rant
  1487. I’m very proud of this svelte post
  1488. The Boeing 777 for the 777th post
  1489. Power failures are.
  1490. Heh heh, piano tuner
  1491. Boeing 767 for post 767
  1492. Jim is back, my own go at philosophy
  1493. Boeing 757 for post 757
  1494. Huge fallen tree on Stevens Road photos
  1495. 747 post, bad taking off pun
  1496. Message to James Kloss
  1497. All work and no sleep makes Ruben something
  1498. RMS Queen Mary 2 size comparison
  1499. Starbucks or Makkers for studying?
  1500. JB Singapore urban rails: about time!
  1501. Batam trip: Straits of Singapore photos!
  1502. Coffee Bean at Bishan
  1503. My suspension of disbelief was DOA
  1504. I’m 22, but I won’t wear one!
  1505. Tibet and the Olympics, a sign?
  1506. He uses the word people a lot
  1507. Glad legal systems don’t work like this!
  1508. Twitter keeps trying to recruit me
  1509. Barack Obama, Bob Brown Awesomeness!
  1510. Debra Ross, Mummy’s funeral
  1511. Message for the world
  1512. My mum lost the 12 year battle
  1513. Australia 2007 – Voting Green!
  1514. Australia 2007 – No more John Howard!
  1515. GM to start making hairspray!
  1516. Africans are genetically inferior? Codswhallop!
  1517. Earthquake hits Indonesia, rocks Singapore
  1518. Dead airline models and such
  1519. The Big Three, huge cars and sales
  1520. All work and no play makes Ruben need coffee
  1521. Jon Stewart on George W Bush’s Job
  1522. Using HTML, XHTML for word processing
  1523. Had a Lucky Break yet?
  1524. Wishes for Tony Snow
  1525. The Hinton train disaster revisited
  1526. AJAX: repeating past mistakes
  1527. Singapore, landscaping, transport and such
  1528. Ruben’s Top 10
  1529. The joys!
  1530. Ruben’s 21st eve musings!
  1531. Robert Meyer’s inconvenient truth
  1532. Insert relieved title here
  1533. Another mum update
  1534. Eerie Saturday night in Kuala Lumpur…
  1535. Happy Singles Awareness Day
  1536. The Desk: Hope slipping even further
  1537. Asia-Pacific rally, save for China
  1538. Ruthie Mazengarb’s third year! Good stuff!
  1539. Ruben fails Poetry 101
  1540. Do sarcastic girls turn you off?
  1541. Rebecca Hagelin shoudn’t try economics lah!
  1542. The Desk: Is her hope slipping?
  1543. Redesigned New Zealand flag…
  1544. Great comment regarding my flat tax system post
  1545. Johor Floods Intensify, No Relief in Sight
  1546. Comparing Flat Tax to Variable Tax
  1547. All You Would Ever Want To Know About John Howard!
  1548. The Desk: Singapore Moving Speculation
  1549. George W. Bush in Singapore
  1550. Segway Cops!
  1551. New Hang Seng and Singapore Straits Times Records!
  1552. It’s Not Easy Being An Atheist… Apparently!
  1553. More Woes For Adelaide Airport
  1554. The Desk: 25 Years!
  1555. Rubenerd Fugly Car Awards!
  1556. The Desk: George W. Bush and Elke Schade
  1557. Democrats Sweep Republicans Out of Power!
  1558. The Desk: James Ross and James Ross
  1559. Stop Bush This November 7th!
  1560. The Desk: My Mum, China and Coffee
  1561. Grilled Cheese Sandwich
  1562. Malaysian Rainforest Dilemma
  1563. Kevin Keirle’s Mo and Other Observations
  1564. You Heard Me! Don’t Shut Down the UN!
  1565. Days Until Bush Leaves Office!
  1566. Dang Those Flying Bottles
  1567. Another Bushism
  1568. Apple Halloween Pumpkins!
  1569. The Desk: When Things Just Work!
  1570. The Desk: Taking Risks? Rubbish
  1571. The diesels are coming!
  1572. The Desk: Mumster Back on Chemo
  1573. My Mum Has a Account
  1574. Starbucks Circle Charm
  1575. Are You An Evil Liberal?
  1576. Heinz Tomato Sauce and Ketchup
  1577. Bruce Schneier Facts
  1578. No Roti Canai for Malaysian Astronaut
  1579. Chuck Norris Facts!
  1580. Atlantis Safely Back Home
  1581. The Hinton Train Disaster
  1582. Ruben Schade Life Check
  1583. Living With Parents Again
  1584. Westfield eyes Canada, Europe
  1585. House Quote
  1586. Aussie Children Smacking Ban
  1587. September 11th
  1588. Marty Smith Quotes
  1589. Join the EFF
  1590. Late Night For Ruben
  1591. Peugeot 307 HDi
  1592. Australian NRL Game Attendance Down
  1593. Ruben Doesn’t Escape Winter Cold Part 2
  1594. Steve Irwin Is Dead
  1595. Economist Intelligence Unit
  1596. Ruben Doesn’t Escape Winter Cold
  1597. Yogi Berra Quote
  1598. Show Cassette
  1599. Are You South Australian?
  1600. Boatdeck Cafe Air Guitars
  1601. Bloomberg Desktop
  1602. Do Apple Seeds Have Arsenic?
  1603. September-isation
  1604. Poor Papua New Guinea
  1605. Beppe Grillo’s Blog
  1606. Academic Integrity and Plagiarism
  1607. At the Boat Deck Cafe
  1608. South Australia’s Premier Now a Doctor
  1609. Atanu Dey on Humans and Problem Solving
  1610. Sushi and Sashimi Addicition Part 2
  1611. Sushi and Sashimi Addicition
  1612. Beautiful Morning
  1613. Worst.Insomnia.Ever.
  1614. John Howard and Peter Costello Ad
  1615. Jamie Oliver Quote
  1616. Collagen Most Common Protein
  1617. Malaysian National Day Dominos Pizza
  1618. Someone Doesn’t Like Globalisation
  1619. Caffeine Quote
  1620. British Police Thwart Airline Terror Plot
  1621. Smokers Are Selfish Pricks
  1622. Duck
  1623. Singapore $1, Bagua, Feng Shui
  1624. Stupidity Quote
  1625. Evil SUVs!
  1626. We Left Wing People are Evil Apparently
  1627. Closeup of Mug Boss
  1628. When Houseplants Attack
  1629. Samuel Johnson Quotation
  1630. Church of Reality
  1631. Another Wasted $30 Million
  1632. Ruben Has A Girlfriend
  1633. Coffee and Wireless Internet
  1634. 20 Years Old Tomorrow
  1635. Basque Ceasefire
  1636. The Business of Leadership
  1637. Cyclone Larry Just As Bad As Tracy
  1638. It’s Official: Labor Wins in South Australia!
  1639. The South Australian Liberals
  1640. 18% Counted in South Australian Election
  1641. Coping With Teenagers
  1642. NAB Cup Final or State Election? Andrew Jarman’s A Moron
  1643. New Salsa Purchased
  1644. Someone Stole My Salsa!
  1645. Condoms in Highschool
  1646. MyBudget Bills
  1647. The Queen Opens The Opera House Again
  1648. Passenger 57 (1992) Quote
  1649. Queen Elizabeth’s Last Trip Downunder
  1650. BankSA Address, Ingle Farm Shopping Centre
  1651. The American World
  1652. Worse It Gets, Better It Sells
  1653. Making Money From The Bali 9
  1654. Accepting Applications for Japanese Girlfriends
  1655. Ruben’s Saturday Night Beer Review: Carlton
  1656. It’s So Bloody Hot!
  1657. Adventures With Courier Services
  1658. Depression Gene Identified
  1659. Palmer Hyperhidrosis
  1660. Pregnancy Support Line
  1661. John Howard PM For 10 Years
  1662. Immiture People In Lectures
  1663. Really Baaaaaaaaad Slogans
  1664. My Uni Timetable… Yuk!
  1665. Ruben’s Saturday Night Beer Review: Carlsberg
  1666. JavaScript Junk Cleanout Continuing
  1667. Who Will Captain The Crows on Sunday?
  1668. Enrolled For 2006 Courses
  1669. The Ruben Junk Cleanout Has Started!
  1670. I smell a ripoff
  1671. Boxing Day and Palm Pilots
  1672. And So This is Christmas