Etcetera

By Matthew Culnane

Interesting & in-depth articles on lots of topics with added context & further reading from my archives.

Interesting & in-depth articles on lots of topics with added context & further reading from my archives.

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#43・

Etcetera #43: Nominative Determinism, Florida, Satire

On names & naming, destroying Florida, and punching down

 
#42・

Etcetera #42: Tunnels, Animals, Plants

Crossrail's engineering challenges and socialist-feminist animal liberation

 
#41・

Etcetera #41: Logging, Squid, White House

Why Ikea is Romania's largest private landowner

 
#40・

Etcetera #40: Licence Fees, Pandemic Drinking, Permalancers

you ask me to play "The beer song" ... I smile and ask, "Which one?"

 
#39・

Etcetera #39: Horror, Berries, Jangle

Horror architecture and websites. Living wild in France eating berries. And more!

 
#38・

Etcetera #38: Goose, Genre, Hotdogs

Befriending a goose and writing a hotdog essay

 
#37・

Etcetera #37: Phreakers, Hats, Scrabble

feed your dog with this one insane pringles hack

 
#36・

Etcetera #36: Picross, Villain HQs, Instrument Architecture

girls love saying shit like "Ebay is my father", while i sit in my house 50 miles away solivng a book of 200 expert level crossword puzzles.

 
#35・

Etcetera #35: Towns, Nez, Zombie Science

my favorite tv show characters are "The good guys". My least favorite characters are "The villains"

 
#34・

Etcetera #34: Quetzalcoatlus, Parentheses, Queerness

"my 2015 new years resolutions is to go to hell less often"

 
#33・

Etcetera #33: Bad Meals, Wild Things, Murderous Socialites

im thinking now, about how pissed off i'd get if i was dining at a 4-star restaurant and the waiter came out 100% nude. do not do that shit

 
#32・

Etcetera #32: Bánh Mì, Insignificance, R.E.M.

If the zoo banhs mi for hollering at the animals I will face god and walk backwards into hell

 
#31・

Etcetera #31: Macaques, Records, Dad Thrillers

Let the monkey drive

 
#30・

Etcetera #30: Subtitles, Spotify, Gendered Languages

Bozo did the dub!

 
#29・

Etcetera #29: Aline, Invasions, Savile

The music of The French Dispatch and how we won't pal together to fight aliens

 
#28・

Etcetera #28: Rescoring, Street Views, Donnie Darko

Articles, videos and podcasts I enjoyed in October

 
#27・

Etcetera #27: Kurt, Underground London, Teletext

Being friends with a celebrity, corkscrew lizard nests, two great Chicago albums

 
#26・

Etcetera #26: Commuting, Nazis, The Strokes

This week: commuting & garden cities, Wikipedia's sourcing problems, NYC's music scene

 
#25・

Etcetera #25: Curious Birds, Robot Chefs, Viruses

Inquisitive birds of the Falkland Islands, automation in Indian food production, and the narrowness of science writing.

 
#24・

Etcetera #24: Roman Humour, Milk, Harps

This week: what the Romans found funny, and the rise and fall of 'ZuckTalk'