Mummy!

I don't have much today but I found this series of tweets to be pretty interesting in a cultural kind of way. And I...

Tweetpoo for Tuesday January 24 2023

OK ! I'm good! I'm now more than fully cognizant that it's "Lunar New Year" in China and such places. I'm sure I don't...

Trust the “news” media you guys. Also: Trust the “news” media, you guys.

There's no collusion within the Canadian "news" media. They aren't living in a bubble together. They are fair and honest. Objective. Never "activist." They...

Politics is a drag for some politicians

How it started: How it's going: But politics can also be a drag of a different sort for corporate ding-dongs who play politics and lose (click...

News Roundup for Dec 5, 2022. The How To Be Stupid edition.

Readers who aren't stupid — ie those who read PTBC on a regular basis — will get the rationale behind using the feature graphic...

News Roundup-ette for Friday, Dec 2, 2022. It’s a Very Revealing Edition!

Oh good!, I thought. As a huge fan of Formula 1 racing, I thought the company was finally revealing a spine. They were finally...

News Roundup-ette for Tuesday Nov 29, 2022. Misinformation edition!

How's that climate change emergency crisis narrative going? Not nearly as well since Musk started freeing Twitter, such that making claims that the Big...

Hot Tip: Our tanks are Leopard tanks. But some think of them as Laurentian...

Wish I could say I wrote it. It's in the Vancouver Sun and National Post and I assume all the Postmedia papers online. It's the last...

Woke cult was festering at Twitter before Musk takeover, in shocking, shocking news

Musk went snooping through the cupboards at Twitter HQ and found a closet stacked from top to bottom with "STAY WOKE" t-shirts. Twitter was...

News Roundup-ette for Friday Nov 18, 2022. Man-buns sell ETFs? Who f-ing knew?

Apparently, now, "visionary" investors are best represented by MS-DOS-era men (if I may be so bold as to assume he is a man) who...

News Roundup-ette for Thursday Nov 17, 2022. Toxic and stupid!

Stephen Petty - On the effectiveness of masks - YouTube Fifteen minutes of factual scientific glory. Distribute widely. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J3dnkbKoj4A Enlarge it to full-screen if you can, and...

News Roundup-ette for Wed Nov 16, 2022. Trudeau getting an ass-kicking edition.

In a bit of news so globally embarrassing and cringeworthy that even Trudeau's own Canadian "news" media is covering it (along with the global...

News Roundup-ette for Tuesday Nov 15, 2022. Misinformation edition!

There are a few levels of fun misinformation contained within the Tweets. In case the humor doesn't explain itself, here's a primer: TheVerge.com partially...

News Roundup-ette for Monday Nov 14, 2022. It’s all about dodos.

Today, Trudeau's Globe and Mail division suffered the indignity of having to acknowledge that Trudeau is actually a global political liability with whom not...

This, and that.

Unbelievable. And yet so totally believable and expected. Your Canadian government in action. Many of you voted for this, and exactly this type of...