“We are Forerunners. Guardians of all that exists. The roots of the Galaxy have grown deep under our careful tending. Where there is life, the wisdom of our countless generations has saturated the soil. Our strength is a luminous sun, towards which all intelligence blossoms… And the impervious shelter, beneath which it has prospered.”

Monday morning post-pew-pew puddle

Monday morning post-pew-pew puddle

Well… DAMN. That was QUITE the eventful weekend. And, as I wrote yesterday, the Hand of the Almighty was upon the God-Emperor on Saturday. It is the only reason he is still around today. Things are clearly moving extremely quickly around and toward us, as we...
They tried to kill the King

They tried to kill the King

I was just about ready to call it a night yesterday, when notifications started to flood into my Telegram feed about a shooting at a rally held by His Most Illustrious, Noble, August, Benevolent, and Legendary Celestial Majesty, the God-Emperor of Mankind, Donaldus...
Father Time is undefeated

Father Time is undefeated

When a man starts out lifting serious daddy-weight in the gym, the thought that one day, he might lift the very last rep of his life, almost never crosses his mind. The younger he starts, the longer he has to move heavy things around. But, the fact remains that, one...
Friday T&A: Strategery Edition

Friday T&A: Strategery Edition

Another week spent beavering away at work, with nary a chance to do anything other than eat, sleep, and go to the gym. Oh well. I thought it would be a relatively quiet summer – hooooo boy, was I ever wrong. It certainly has not been quiet on the political...
Monday morning making of Mordor

Monday morning making of Mordor

That weekend went by WAY too damn fast. And that probably has to do with the fact that last week was RIDICULOUSLY busy. This week does not look like it will be any sort of improvement, unfortunately. So let’s get straight into things, without any preliminaries,...
Domain Query: The programmed mind

Domain Query: The programmed mind

LRFotS took a moment out of his sojourns through East Asia to write in about the utility and usefulness of programming as a skill, and how one might go about learning it in the most time-efficient way possible: Didact, I have been looking into programming for sometime...
Friday T&A: Treason Day Edition

Friday T&A: Treason Day Edition

As you all know, this past week saw the 248th anniversary of the American Declaration of Independence – or, as Amerikhastan’s former colonial masters like to call it, “Treason Day”. I was rather too busy to do anything about it, so here we are,...
Master of puppets, ruler of none

Master of puppets, ruler of none

In ancient Norse mythology – specifically, within the Heimskringla, written down in Old Norse by the legendary skald,Snorri Sturluson, some 800 years ago – there is a very interesting section about the Aesir-Vanir War. This epic conflict between the two “classes” of...