Rickster Blog Roll

There was a merchant in Baghdad who sent his servant to market to buy provisions and in a little while the servant came back, white and trembling, and said, Master, just now when I was in the marketplace I was jostled by a woman in the crowd and when I turned I saw it was Death that jostled me. She looked at me and made a threatening gesture; now, lend me your horse, and I will ride away from this […]

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Tate comments board.

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4K(UHD) Rendering…

I fear this is going to take some time… 4K

Relax to the sound of Eddie Harris

The Shoe Shop Event Horizon

Capitalism deconstructed by the genius that was Douglas Adams I was reminded of this whilst cursing my ill-fitting footwear on the way to work.

Lest We Forget



I could not dig; I dared not rob: Therefore I lied to please the mob.  Now all my lies are proved untrue  And I must face the men I slew.  What tale shall serve me here among  Mine angry and defrauded young? -Kipling



I am not really confident…

Microsoft are developing an AI to identify and caption photographs. You can feed it abstract images and see what it thinks they are. I am not really confident, but I think it’s a train that is on a bridge. I am not really confident, but I think it’s a horse that is walking on the edge of a mountain. I think it’s a man standing on a beach near the ocean. I am not really confident, but I think it’s a […]