things that are boring but good

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list things that are good in a boring way

congratulations (n/a), Wednesday, 16 January 2013 22:54 (six years ago) link

baked potatoes

congratulations (n/a), Wednesday, 16 January 2013 22:54 (six years ago) link

yo la tengo

congratulations (n/a), Wednesday, 16 January 2013 22:54 (six years ago) link

tidying

Heterocyclic ring ring (LocalGarda), Wednesday, 16 January 2013 22:54 (six years ago) link

tuna

Heterocyclic ring ring (LocalGarda), Wednesday, 16 January 2013 22:55 (six years ago) link

water

Heterocyclic ring ring (LocalGarda), Wednesday, 16 January 2013 22:55 (six years ago) link

ilx

iatee, Wednesday, 16 January 2013 22:55 (six years ago) link

sunday afternoons

once & future (Lamp), Wednesday, 16 January 2013 22:55 (six years ago) link

Going to bed knackered at 9.30pm and sleeping solidly for 10hrs.

Matt DC, Wednesday, 16 January 2013 22:57 (six years ago) link

sleep in general

oh no! sirap notlih vs. ognir rrats FITE!! OH NO!!! (Eisbaer), Wednesday, 16 January 2013 23:12 (six years ago) link

saving money

Sneezy Jean (Matt P), Wednesday, 16 January 2013 23:15 (six years ago) link

being hungry but not too hungry

being full but not too full

Jah Creature (WilliamC), Wednesday, 16 January 2013 23:16 (six years ago) link

breathing

Sneezy Jean (Matt P), Wednesday, 16 January 2013 23:17 (six years ago) link

being healthy

Sir Lord Baltimora (Myonga Vön Bontee), Wednesday, 16 January 2013 23:17 (six years ago) link

grocery lists

Sneezy Jean (Matt P), Wednesday, 16 January 2013 23:18 (six years ago) link

watching babies

joint keefs of staff (m bison), Wednesday, 16 January 2013 23:18 (six years ago) link

"how was your day"

Sneezy Jean (Matt P), Wednesday, 16 January 2013 23:20 (six years ago) link

test cricket

sonderborg, Wednesday, 16 January 2013 23:20 (six years ago) link

chantal akerman films

#YOLO magic orchestra (clouds), Wednesday, 16 January 2013 23:24 (six years ago) link

chillin

A True White Kid that can Jump (Granny Dainger), Wednesday, 16 January 2013 23:36 (six years ago) link

soup

Eyeball Kicks, Wednesday, 16 January 2013 23:42 (six years ago) link

memorising traffic signals to make yr walking better

Eyeball Kicks, Wednesday, 16 January 2013 23:43 (six years ago) link

eating the same thing for breakfast every day for years on end

this customer is a jerk (La Lechera), Wednesday, 16 January 2013 23:45 (six years ago) link

action movies from the 90s

an eagle named "small government" (call all destroyer), Wednesday, 16 January 2013 23:56 (six years ago) link

cups of tea

set the controls for the heart of the sun (VegemiteGrrl), Wednesday, 16 January 2013 23:57 (six years ago) link

grid system of streets

A True White Kid that can Jump (Granny Dainger), Thursday, 17 January 2013 00:00 (six years ago) link

blank moleskine journals

set the controls for the heart of the sun (VegemiteGrrl), Thursday, 17 January 2013 00:03 (six years ago) link

sleeping

space phwoar (Hurting 2), Thursday, 17 January 2013 00:07 (six years ago) link

lunch break at work

let's go do some crimes (strongo hulkington's ghost dad), Thursday, 17 January 2013 00:07 (six years ago) link

baseball

ehkarl, Thursday, 17 January 2013 00:08 (six years ago) link

watching six episodes of law and order: svu in a row

ehkarl, Thursday, 17 January 2013 00:09 (six years ago) link

empty freeway on a 20 minute commute

set the controls for the heart of the sun (VegemiteGrrl), Thursday, 17 January 2013 00:10 (six years ago) link

oatmeal

carl agatha, Thursday, 17 January 2013 00:10 (six years ago) link

chewing on crackers until they become sweet and you have a mouthful of sweet cracker mush.

Philip Nunez, Thursday, 17 January 2013 00:11 (six years ago) link

staring out windows

set the controls for the heart of the sun (VegemiteGrrl), Thursday, 17 January 2013 00:12 (six years ago) link

love

let's go do some crimes (strongo hulkington's ghost dad), Thursday, 17 January 2013 00:13 (six years ago) link

this thread

congratulations (n/a), Thursday, 17 January 2013 01:42 (six years ago) link

Werther's Originals

Magic Miike (R Baez), Thursday, 17 January 2013 01:45 (six years ago) link

wilco

puff puff post (uh oh I'm having a fantasy), Thursday, 17 January 2013 01:45 (six years ago) link

Adhesive tape

Magic Miike (R Baez), Thursday, 17 January 2013 01:49 (six years ago) link

Dimmer light switches

Magic Miike (R Baez), Thursday, 17 January 2013 01:50 (six years ago) link

Hugs

fiscal cliff huxtable (latebloomer), Thursday, 17 January 2013 01:52 (six years ago) link

~life~
lock thread

joint keefs of staff (m bison), Thursday, 17 January 2013 01:55 (six years ago) link

Adulthood more like

this customer is a jerk (La Lechera), Thursday, 17 January 2013 01:56 (six years ago) link

robert ryman

#YOLO magic orchestra (clouds), Thursday, 17 January 2013 01:57 (six years ago) link

Cats, 80% of the time. They just sit there, doing nothing and doing it in an intent, near-trance-like manner.

Magic Miike (R Baez), Thursday, 17 January 2013 01:59 (six years ago) link

theme to jeopardy. (not theme to wheel of fortune -- too exciting)

Philip Nunez, Thursday, 17 January 2013 02:07 (six years ago) link

that's a good one

iatee, Thursday, 17 January 2013 02:08 (six years ago) link

the show itself also qualifies

iatee, Thursday, 17 January 2013 02:08 (six years ago) link

pulling weeds from the garden

Spectrist, Thursday, 17 January 2013 02:10 (six years ago) link

hiking

El Tomboto, Wednesday, 27 December 2017 20:03 (one year ago) link

eggs

A is for (Aimless), Wednesday, 27 December 2017 22:05 (one year ago) link

Veggies

infinity (∞), Wednesday, 27 December 2017 22:11 (one year ago) link

fibre

Zings Can Only Get Better (snoball), Wednesday, 27 December 2017 22:12 (one year ago) link

Pooping

infinity (∞), Wednesday, 27 December 2017 22:15 (one year ago) link

Oscillating fans.

(Recently spent my first summer in an apartment without AC, so gotta give it up).

Josefa, Thursday, 28 December 2017 02:56 (one year ago) link

Connecticut

marcos, Thursday, 28 December 2017 03:13 (one year ago) link

track 1 of Music for Airports

(tracks 2 and 3 are boring and ok; track 4 is interesting and great)

jesus and figs and science and the foo fighters (unregistered), Thursday, 28 December 2017 23:31 (one year ago) link

hiking is a great answer

A True White Kid that can Jump (Granny Dainger), Friday, 29 December 2017 01:14 (one year ago) link

it is the best boring good thing you can’t eat

El Tomboto, Friday, 29 December 2017 01:34 (one year ago) link

petting a dog or cat

mh, Friday, 29 December 2017 01:45 (one year ago) link

not boring

El Tomboto, Friday, 29 December 2017 01:47 (one year ago) link

Fluffing a sofa cushion without causing the top end to sag.

Folding away a blanket into equal, right-angled, symmetrical layers.

Chuck_Tatum, Friday, 29 December 2017 01:54 (one year ago) link

The slow bits of slow burner westerns

remember the lmao (darraghmac), Friday, 29 December 2017 01:58 (one year ago) link

otm

Squeaky Fromage (VegemiteGrrl), Friday, 29 December 2017 02:09 (one year ago) link

Milk

.oO (silby), Friday, 29 December 2017 04:00 (one year ago) link

two months pass...

Listen

There’s nothing bad about being boring

Everything boring is good

valorous wokelord (silby), Tuesday, 27 March 2018 04:20 (one year ago) link

Silence

Moo Vaughn, Tuesday, 27 March 2018 06:02 (one year ago) link

Tooth cleaning

Moo Vaughn, Tuesday, 27 March 2018 06:04 (one year ago) link

There’s nothing bad about being boring

Everything boring is good

Is is possible that this is the essence of Buddhism and that I'm miles along the path to enlightenment thanks to my past lives? Boring is rad.

Alba, Tuesday, 27 March 2018 07:29 (one year ago) link

Sobriety

flappy bird, Tuesday, 27 March 2018 07:31 (one year ago) link

The taste of a Gaviscon Double Action

Chuck_Tatum, Tuesday, 27 March 2018 08:24 (one year ago) link

Beige

broson, Tuesday, 27 March 2018 11:43 (one year ago) link

everything interesting is bad. boring things are the only good things

the yolk sustains us, we eat whites for days (unregistered), Tuesday, 27 March 2018 11:51 (one year ago) link

otm

Hazy Maze Cave (Adam Bruneau), Tuesday, 27 March 2018 12:46 (one year ago) link

1400 miles in a rental car by myself

weird woman in a bar (La Lechera), Wednesday, 28 March 2018 14:40 (one year ago) link

^^^

motorpsycho nightmare winningham (Hadrian VIII), Wednesday, 28 March 2018 14:43 (one year ago) link

everything interesting is bad. boring things are the only good things

I’m not sure I’m willing to go this far but I’m going to consider it carefully.

valorous wokelord (silby), Wednesday, 28 March 2018 16:08 (one year ago) link

feel like most of these things aren't truly boring but in middle ground between boring and exciting

A True White Kid that can Jump (Granny Dainger), Wednesday, 28 March 2018 16:14 (one year ago) link

I think anything can become boring in repetition - hard drugs, etc

tinnitus the night (Ross), Wednesday, 28 March 2018 19:30 (one year ago) link

five months pass...

wiseman documentaries

johnny crunch, Wednesday, 19 September 2018 00:53 (one year ago) link

amen
agree
esp the suuuuuuuuuuuuper boring ones like belfast, maine

weird woman in a bar (La Lechera), Wednesday, 19 September 2018 03:59 (one year ago) link

this might be controversial but i'm going to go with bolt locks.

Karl Malone, Wednesday, 19 September 2018 04:12 (one year ago) link

one year passes...

The Last Metro

Maria Edgelord (cryptosicko), Monday, 7 October 2019 16:14 (one week ago) link

5 paragraph essays

weird woman in a bar (La Lechera), Monday, 7 October 2019 16:26 (one week ago) link

margherita

stoffle (||||||||), Monday, 7 October 2019 16:46 (one week ago) link

pasta w. olive oil and salt

kraudive, Monday, 7 October 2019 20:05 (one week ago) link

my posts

frogbs, Monday, 7 October 2019 20:09 (one week ago) link

Listen

There’s nothing bad about being boring

Everything boring is good

― valorous wokelord (silby), Monday, March 26, 2018 11:20 PM (one year ago) bookmarkflaglink

I am so on board with this

longtime caller, first time listener (man alive), Monday, 7 October 2019 20:53 (one week ago) link

economics

flopson, Monday, 7 October 2019 21:23 (one week ago) link

flopson economics are bad >:(

president of deluded fruitcakes anonymous (silby), Monday, 7 October 2019 21:26 (one week ago) link

j/k you do you

president of deluded fruitcakes anonymous (silby), Monday, 7 October 2019 21:26 (one week ago) link

*is bad

flopson, Monday, 7 October 2019 21:27 (one week ago) link

economics is going to be cool in a few years nows a good time to get in ahead of the curve

flopson, Monday, 7 October 2019 21:28 (one week ago) link

economics is okay
Economists are generally terrible

El Tomboto, Monday, 7 October 2019 22:56 (one week ago) link

the divide is not entirely generational but the younger generation (young faculty and current grad students) are actually p cool imo, and i think will be very useful to future left/progressive moments

anyways sorry to derail. congee is boring but good

flopson, Monday, 7 October 2019 23:01 (one week ago) link

Rewatching Breaking Bad or Mad Men for the third time.

Greta Van Show Feets BB (milo z), Monday, 7 October 2019 23:01 (one week ago) link

Sitting watching the leaves falling from the tree in my garden.

Dan Worsley, Monday, 7 October 2019 23:02 (one week ago) link

water

mookieproof, Monday, 7 October 2019 23:02 (one week ago) link

David Foster Wallace's 'The Pale King'

frame casual (dog latin), Tuesday, 8 October 2019 00:53 (one week ago) link


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