Pixiv artist ‘mocha’

Mocha is a relatively prolific creator of detailed non-cheesecake scenes, often set in places that have been abandoned or reclaimed by nature.

But not always…



This is the crest of my samurai clan.


The cats at Cat Café Nekokaigi are a bit less organized about their cuddling, but they provided a pleasant, calming experience during our vacation, and we learned about the seductive powers of bonito flakes. Pics later.


In the middle of my vacation, this song got stuck in my head somehow. I’m pretty sure it wasn’t the usual problem of a muzak version playing somewhere, although I suppose it could have been a reaction to two completely different retail chains abusing “The Battle Hymn of the Republic” (Yodobashi Camera, which I already knew about, and Daikoku Drug Store, which I discovered while stocking up on Felbinac).

Someone should really remake this with vocaloids…

Morning Kittens

Classic Morning Musume clip that I had a sudden urge to find again…

Pixiv artist Taiki

Taiki only posted a handful of images on Pixiv, and stopped several years ago. Looks like he’s only active on twitter these days.

Coney Island Massacre

Identifying as a full stack…

Stack Overflow has released their latest survey of straight white american male junior devs who ask questions about Javascript, Rust, and Redis. There, saved you a click.

Weather Duck

If the duckie’s rockin’, it’s probably an earthquake.