Post tagged: travel

Infoglut 2017

What I read, saw, listened to or did this year ...

Read ...

  • -- - --

Saw ...

  • Disparue (The Disappearance), season 1
  • Tickled
  • Baron Noir, season 1
  • Pontypool
  • War on Everyone
  • Mafiosa, season 1
  • Penny Dreadful, season 1
  • Under the Shadow
  • Hunt for the Wilderpeople
  • NTSF:SD:SUV::, season 3
  • Rectify, season 4
  • Childrens Hospital, season 5-6
  • Banshee, season 3
  • Hail Caesar

Heard ...

  • American Band ...

Things I'm done with

What I'm no longer bothering with
  • Keith Jarrett
  • Physical newspapers
  • Reality TV
  • Christopher Hitchens
  • Cynicism
  • Squad Leader boardgame (not enough time in one life)
  • Wilco
  • First person shooters
  • Lounge music
  • Richard Dawkins
  • S-Town
  • Mafiosa
  • Pop bands playing albums of Xmas music
  • Seth Godin
  • Jorskott
  • Irony
  • Sufjan Stevens
  • Jules Verne's Mysterious Island (interminable)
  • Brussells (Tintin holds ...

Travel bucketlist

Places to go, things to do

Going everywhere seems like too much, and perhaps un-necessary, so my ambition is to clear half this list. There's some arbitrary qualifications - I must have a "substantial experience" in the country (at least on the level of days) and a "country" is fairly flexible, especially given the passage of ...

Infoglut 2016

What I read, saw, listened to or did this year ...

Read ...

  • Dark Eden - Chris Becket
  • The Short and Excruciatingly Embarrassing Reign of Captain Abbott - Andrew Street
  • Black Hawk Down - Tom Bowden
  • Pontypool Changes Everything - Tony Burgess
  • How to fail at almost everything and still win big: kind of the story of my life - Scott Adams
  • Every Time I Find the ...

Infoglut 2015

What I read, saw, listened to or did this year ...

Read ...

  • The Story of Your Life - Ted Chiang
  • Across Realtime - Vernor Vinge
  • A Wizard of Earthsea - Ursula LeGuin
  • 10% Happier - Dan Harris
  • Dear Leader - Jang Jin-Sung
  • Hawkeye, n1-18 - Matt Fraction & David Aja
  • Saga, n13-24 - Brian K. Vaughan & Fiona Staples
  • Underbelly 11 - John Silvester & Andrew Rule
  • My Antonia - Willa Cather
  • Batavia ...

Infoglut 2014

What I read, saw, listened to or did this year ...

Read ...

  • The Last Help Book You'll Ever Need - Paul Pearsall
  • Vidocq - James Morton
  • Nothing to Envy - Barbara Meddick
  • The Antidote - Oliver Burkeman
  • Cheap Complex Devices - John Sundman
  • A Deepness in the Sky - Vernor Vinge
  • The Pirates! In an Adventure with Scientists! - Gideon Defoe
  • Let the Right One In - John ...