A Cute German Curse

"Himmel, Arsch und Zwirn!" "Heavens, arse and twine!" That's a German curse I like to use when I have time to think about how to curse and also want a strong expression that still isn't too distateful. It's way more polite than "Scheiße!" Apparently, the phrase is a mere 100 to 200 years old and … Continue reading A Cute German Curse

About Great People Probably Not Thrilled By The Holiday Craze

Dear festive season hater, you are a great person. It might be that you are all about the truth like Rorschach and can't bear the peace and love that you know builds on lies. Or it might be that you just disregard society and its norms like the Piscina De La Muerte, who definitely will … Continue reading About Great People Probably Not Thrilled By The Holiday Craze

Great Curses (not Spells) – Pentecostal Greetings

"By Pelor!" is something a D&D cleric would totally say. Weirdly enough, many real world religious types try to avoid exclamations like "Christ!" or "Oh my God!". It's connected to the commandment to not "use God's name in vain", as the bible puts it (Ex 20:7). And what is really considered bad in certain cricles … Continue reading Great Curses (not Spells) – Pentecostal Greetings