For the third year running, The Cart Driver is up for the Irish Blog Awards. The first year I was a finalist in the Best Blog by a Youth, but lost the final because the mother of the winner bribed the judges with cake and pasties (this has not been verified). The second year I […]
You may have noticed my blog hasn’t been in the healthiest state lately. I exceeded my monthly bandwidth limit, which in my initial panic meant “oh shit oh god oh golly I’ve been DDoS’d”. Turns out I was just too popular for my own good. I contacted my hosts asking what it would take to […]
I wasn’t going to answer these 50 questions thing going about the aniblogosphere (there’s too many to even try to link to). I thought it was a waste of 50 perfectly good filler post material, many of which filler posts I had already written. Plus I’d already answered a bunch of questions sent in by […]
I got an e-mail the other day. Good Day [oh wonderful and handsome and amazing Scamp our lord and savoir], [I am aware of your gigantic intellect so you probably already know that] Smile Precure started last weekend. You should watch the first episode and [in all your glory and wisdom] post about why you […]
Now there’s a blog title you never thought you’d see. This is sort of a general status update, because three things have popped up at once so I can’t really use my usual tactic of sticking them into the start of episodic posts.
Time to take a break from new season ‘enthusiasm’ and from patting myself on the back for a job well done, and return to the bread and butter of episodic blogging. I would have written this post yesterday, but I was too busy responding to the bizzilion odd comments left. That post is an example […]
About 17 months ago, I made a post about the two-year death many anime blogs fall prey to. The post has been continuously misquoted around the blogosphere by people who thought it was a proclamation of the death of anime blogging in general, when really it was just to show how many anime blogs don’t […]
Discovering Google Reader was the best thing to happen to me on the internet (unlike twitter, which was the worst thing for me to discover of the internet). Google Reader allowed me to keep up a lot more efficiently with the blogs I follow, and various places across the internet (unlike twitter, which enabled me […]