Education, Caso Koldo and Women’s Day – Random Thoughts #13

Hey y’all! It’s been a quiet week here in Barcelona. I’ve drunk some coffee, eaten some protein, and gone to jiu jitsu and gotten plenty of new bruises.

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Election Year and Quitting Twitter – Random Thoughts #12

Hey y’all! Time for another edition of Random Thoughts. You know, things that aren’t long enough to merit a full article, but that I’d like to mention anyway.

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Caso Rubiales, Real Estate, and the Future – Random Thoughts #11

Hey y’all! Time for another edition of random thoughts from your man in Spain. Today we’ve got a bit about the “Caso Rubiales”, adventures with Barcelona real estate,

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Death, fasting and public nudity – Random Thoughts #10

Two old people in my building died over the weekend. Both lived on the 6th floor, actually. On Saturday, a note appeared downstairs. Written in Spanish, block capitals,

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Turning 40 – thoughts on the virtuous life, self indulgence, and cheap dopamine

The dentist drill whines. A puff of smoke floats past my eyes. After a minute, the smell of burning enamel. The dentist and the hygienist hover over me,

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Thanksgiving, Lorenzo Brown, and “Sólo sí es sí” – Random Thoughts #9

Hey all! It’s been a while since I’ve done a “random thoughts” post. First off, happy Thanksgiving! I’m debating whether to go and buy a full turkey for

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The latest Joe Rogan scandal – Random Thoughts #8

Hey all! Just one random thought today… Here it is: the new Joe Rogan controversy is just moronic. Legacy media… remember them? The ones who spent all that

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Random Thoughts #7: Abundance, Taxes and Mongol Hordes

There comes a time each winter when the days are short, the wind is sharp, and I feel bored as hell. It could be the dark, or a

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Random Thoughts #6 – Anti-Capitalism, Afghanistan, and Problem Creep

Hey everyone! Been a while since I’ve done a Random Thoughts article. My last one offended a few fragile flowers over on Facebook because I mentioned that Pablo

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Random Thoughts #5: Ben Lerner, Ayuso and the end of the Estado de Alarma

Hey everyone! Fun times here in Spain. I’m writing this on Saturday May 8, which is officially the last day of the Estado de Alarma. More about that

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