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You too can be free from the tyranny of…

You too can be free from the tyranny of hair. (Beauty salon in Mt Eden, Auckland) twitter.com/bnnt/status/1147988767480766464/photo/…

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Happy Tau Day. Yes, pi is STILL wrong….

Happy Tau Day. Yes, pi is STILL wrong. tauday.com/ #tauday #tau #pi #fb via ifttt.com/recipes/414895-tweet-about-tau-day

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Another reason to volunteer:…

Another reason to volunteer: idp.scientificamerican.com/authorize/ #fb

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I just backed New Me! on @Kickstarter…

I just backed New Me! on @Kickstarter www.kickstarter.com/projects/kimikoishizaka/new-me

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“plz” #peeve

“plz” #peeve

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“I’m trying to stave off loneliness,…

“I’m trying to stave off loneliness, stop runaway climate change, and make bran muffins.” This Is How Borrowing Things From Our Neighbors Strengthens Society www.yesmagazine.org/issues/dirt/community-relation… via @yesmagazine #fb

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The phrase “virtue signalling” #peeve

The phrase “virtue signalling” #peeve

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Next time someone talks to you about…

Next time someone talks to you about “millennials”, remind them gently that they don’t know what they’re talking about. Read this article and despair, until the voice of sanity at the end. newrepublic.com/article/153400/search-generation-z #fb

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Shopping online. Entered credit card…

Shopping online. Entered credit card details, then got hit with an obvious phishing attempt (nonsensical URL, distorted logos, amateurish layout, asking for way too much info). Is this for real @anz_nz? twitter.com/bnnt/status/1106137865778421762/photo/…

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Electric cars won’t save us. We need to…

Electric cars won’t save us. We need to stop being so dependent on cars.
Cars are killing us. Within 10 years, we must phase them out | George Monbiot www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2019/mar/07/cars…

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.@AklTransport “Please allow other…

.@AklTransport “Please allow other customers to disembark before boarding the service” is confusing. Passengers, not”customers”. Trains, not “services”. Plain English makes things easier for everyone, especially tourists etc.

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“This concern for children’s…

“This concern for children’s whereabouts—physical and psychological—isn’t just warding off some kind of catastrophic danger; it’s about an aversion to any kind of risk, to even the smallest mistake or setback.”
How to Grant Your Child an Inner Life: www.newyorker.com/culture/culture-desk/how-to-gran… #fb

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“Some of my moments of deepest…

“Some of my moments of deepest self-satisfaction have been brought on by the perfection of my parallel parking.”
— Rebecca Goldstein, The Mind-Body Problem

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“Scared is scared of all the things you…

“Scared is scared of all the things you like”: A Six-Year-Old’s Advice on Life and Overcoming Fear, Turned into a Heartwarming Movie www.brainpickings.org/2015/08/20/bianca-giaever-th… via @brainpicker #fb

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The regeneration projects of the past…

The regeneration projects of the past decade … appear to solve only the first-world problems of the monocultural illuminati who created them. www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2018/aug/27/arch… #townplanning #fb

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“we took ordinary children and made…

“we took ordinary children and made them into liars, simply by telling them they were smart.”
Fixed vs. Growth: The Two Basic Mindsets That Shape Our Lives www.brainpickings.org/2014/01/29/carol-dweck-minds… via @brainpicker

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Towns and cities need social spaces….

Towns and cities need social spaces. www.nzgeo.com/stories/a-third-place/ #fb

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Happy Tau Day. Yes, pi is STILL wrong….

Happy Tau Day. Yes, pi is STILL wrong. tauday.com/ #tauday #tau #pi #fb via ifttt.com/recipes/414895-tweet-about-tau-day

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A reading dinner tonight… and now our…

A reading dinner tonight… and now our star is on the map. Yours could be too! bds.org.nz/booknight
#booknight2018 #readnz

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At #AWF18 — thanks to @davideagleman…

At #AWF18 — thanks to @davideagleman for a fascinating, inspiring and packed talk. Have to buy his book now…

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Best kids’ menu EVAR at Tucks & Bao…

Best kids’ menu EVAR at Tucks & Bao www.tucksandbao.co.nz twitter.com/bnnt/status/978522080537862144/photo/1

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Urban cricket. Motorway on one side,…

Urban cricket. Motorway on one side, bagpipe band practice on the other. A pleasant day out, but not a quiet one.… twitter.com/i/web/status/969696408310722560

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New Ladytron album coming this year! I…

New Ladytron album coming this year! I just pre-ordered it at www.pledgemusic.com/projects/ladytron @PledgeMusic #electronic

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Audiovisual piece skewering the…

Audiovisual piece skewering the “vacuous repetition of 24 hour rolling news”. Like a nightmare version of CNN. vantablank-stare.u-i-q.org

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There’s something for everyone at…

There’s something for everyone at Waikaraka Park. twitter.com/bnnt/status/964608300070313984/photo/1

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“Always be smart; seldom be certain.” -…

“Always be smart; seldom be certain.” – John Allen Paulos

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Champs https://t.co/SKmruOnHOS

Champs twitter.com/bnnt/status/925260990542778369/photo/1

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RT @stephenfry: There’s nothing I can…

RT @stephenfry: There’s nothing I can add to this twitter.com/stephenfry/status/918762026192789504/v…

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After special votes, National lost 2…

After special votes, National lost 2 seats to Labour and Greens. Interesting. #decision17 www.electionresults.govt.nz/electionresults_2017/

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RT @jhrlnd: Exciting news. Well done…

RT @jhrlnd: Exciting news. Well done #auckland and @SocEntAkl twitter.com/_SEWF/status/913202456514854912

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