New Phone Smell

As of my most recent impulse-buy, I’m now a mildly unashamed owener of a OnePlus 5, and I thought I’d jot down some thoughts about that.
The OP5 is a farily sizeable upgrade for me, …

So Winter Came, huh?

library(tRakt) # devtools::install_github("jemus42/tRakt")
library(ggplot2)
library(dplyr)

gameofthrones <- trakt.get_all_episodes("game-of-thrones") %>% …

Buuurrrp

Everybody loburpes Rick and Morty, and rightly so.
It ticks all the cynical boxes full of nihilistic meta-humor and what not, while satirizing pretty much everything.

So, yeah, I’ll plot the trakt.tv …

Even More Marvel

Awwwwwyeeeah, time for another round of Marvel/Netflix local reluctant more ore less heavily troubled heroes of the peopleTM up in here.

It’s our favorite guy with red bondage outfit, our …

Remember Twin Peaks?

Twin Peaks came, Twin Peaks got weird, Twin Peaks went away and recently it came back.
That’s the short story.
Like many people who thought the original series was extraordinarily weird, yet somehow …

I Just Wanted to Serve Images

Ever since my blog has been migrated to blogdown, blogging is kind of fun again.
Not only do I slowly feel like I’ve understood the basics of Hugo, but now tweaking my blog feels like an …

The Bottomless Pit of Educational Youtube

Youtube is great.
Not only is it a great source of entertainment, it’s also a great way to drown out the ever growing numbness accompanying the vague, yet menacing void slowly encompassing …

Quickly Compare your TV show ratings to trakt.tv

I’ve posted this little snippet a while ago, but I thought it would be nice to update it to work again.

library(tRakt) # devtools::install_github("jemus42/tRakt")
library(dplyr) …

Blogging still sucks, but now I can tolerate it

I’ve talked about it here and there, and it’s still true:
Blogging still sucks.
Not for everyone, not for everything, but for at least some people, there’s always either something …

Prepping for Winter, kind of

So with the new season of Game of Thrones dropping as I write this, I wanted to take another peek at any data I could find. This time, …