Deviant Robot: Meandering adventures into interesting ideas.


It's a kind of Magic

If you have ever found yourself wishing that like Harry Potter, the heroes of Dungeons and Dragons or the Dragonborn of Skyrim we live in a world with magic in it, Well I good news... I think we do.

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The Infallibility of Parents

However many parents you have, however your specific configuration of parents works; and regardless of them being your biological parents or not; you don't get to choose them and they come a wide range of ability and aptitudes.

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The Etymologicon: A Circular Stroll through the Hidden Connections of the English Language

Love is infectious. When you meet someone who truly and honestly loves something, it's almost impossible for a little of that love not to get passed on. Mark Forsyth loves Etymology.

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A fork in the road ahead

The relaunch of Deviant Robot is underway, but unfortunately, there are several things that I can't make a start on just yet. Not only can I not make a start, but the future of the project is going to hinge upon something that's almost entirely out of my control.

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