Category Archives: Rants

Clubbed to death

Club culture in SL seems to me to be very different to the real world. At least, it’s very different to what I experienced during my clubbing days of, what I regret to record, was a not particularly misspent youth! … Continue reading

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Sliding doors

Periodically conversations inworld turn to the topic of ‘favourites’… ‘What’s your favourite song?’ – Impossible to say, there are far too many, and it changes constantly… ‘What’s your favourite food?’ – Possibly chicken with noodles, (but it has to be … Continue reading

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Cotton wool

I was in London the other day, and I got run over! Y’know, got can take all the precautions in the world to protect yourself from harm, but at the end of the day, you can’t cater for other people’s … Continue reading

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Tunnel vision

Lego aside, there are not many building systems that permit the level of complexity and flexibility afforded by SL. No matter what you’re constructing, the simplicity and adaptability of the simple prim for construction is remarkable. If it’s greater realism … Continue reading

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Indiscretion

It seems that the world grows every more sensitive by the day. There was a time when you could say, show or do pretty much anything you wanted, and no-one would take offence – or, if they did, they’d take … Continue reading

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Computer says ‘No’

Well, that’s one of my questions about Sansar answered…. s. x Dreams aren’t what they used to be Some things sat by so carelessly Smile like you mean it Smile like you mean it The Killers – Smile Like You … Continue reading

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Boreteen

Oh dear, I’m not one to moan, but when things don’t live up to expectations, I’m also not the sort to remain quiet, and there is the odd occasion when you really want to tell SL to buck up its … Continue reading

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Ignore, mute, destroy!

Why is it I always get the crisp eater? (To my friends in the US, read ‘chips’ for ‘crisps’, otherwise this is just going to get confusing!) It doesn’t matter where I am – i could be in a room … Continue reading

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Bad attitude

Second Life, much like the wider internet itself, can often be one of the last bastions of truly free speech. Political correctness doesn’t appear to be the moral policeman online that it is so often, increasingly more intrusively, elsewhere. SL … Continue reading

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Designed to death

I had a favourite store in SL – it shall remain nameless, because I wish neither it, nor its proprietors any ill will, it’s simply the starting point for today’s rant! This particular store was an Aladdin’s cave of treasures … Continue reading

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