Ahooga, your shipment of Fail has arrived! :D I guess that turn was steeper than it looked :)
The cool place of the day - inside the furnace and on the bottom of the stack of a steam power plant. There was a pile of sand/soot in the bottom of the pipe, and a howling updraft which made you really think about disturbing the sand as you moved. Pretty massive and weirdly impressive place.
The name of the store: Kaikkea on, “we have everything”. This is maybe 1/5 of the selection, a combination of sold estates, compulsory auctions etc. This is one of those places that if you have them in a book or a movie, they defy what’s believable.
The past isn’t like it used to be. In the early days of Toyburg the men were wood and tin, and the women were porcelain. Who cares if a few immigrant teddies get torn apart in the dark of the night. Enter young officer Hazbrow, fresh out of the block and sap behind his ears, who is going to…
I know it’s trendy to fight the system and cry that we are all becoming slaves of technology, but this attitude overlooks that computers and phones are tools for communicating. When someone thinks I’m an idiot smiling at a machine, I’m actually smiling at my girlfriend who is 10000 miles away and whom I would have never met if not for these newfangled electronics. As they say: when the wise man points to the moon, the fool looks at the finger.
This is a topic that I’ve been wanting to tackle for a while now; much credit to this excellent post for bringing it to the front of my brain.