Guerilla – (Spanish guerrilla, from diminutive of guerra war, of Germanic origin; akin to Old High German werra strife — more at war), n. a person who engages in irregular warfare especially as a member of an independent unit carrying out harassment and sabotage (www.merriam-webster.com)
Geek – noun (probably from English dialect geek, geck fool, from Low German geck, from Middle Low German)1 : a person often of an intellectual bent who is disliked 2 : an enthusiast or expert especially in a technological field or activity <computer geek> (www.merriam-webster.com)
Blogger – noun (short for Weblog) : a Web site that contains an online personal journal with reflections, comments, and often hyperlinks provided by the writer ; also : the contents of such a site (www.merriam-webster.com)
Zeitgeist – (German, from Zeit + Geist spirit) the general intellectual, moral, and cultural climate of an era (www.merriam-webster.com)
Ngarud – “Indeed!” (rough translation, Ilocano dialect, informal, Philippines) Contextually, it can also be used to convey and emphasize trepidation, irritation and exasperation at absurd aspects in given situations.
This blog is about the Zeitgeist of the times as reflected in queer and non-queer movies, music, comic books and TV shows, culture, politics and the news for Asians (Pinoys) and other like-minded people from my generation: people in their 30s, professionals, degree holders, single and pop culture addicts who eschew socio-cultural expectations conventions.