Sirwin
Sirwin
Esoteric Selections
Esoteric Selections

Esoteric Selections

From the deep reaches of the inner mind, to the lighthearted musings of a friendly conversation, to investing and crypto ramblings, to reflections on pop culture phenomenona: assorted subjects and scattered connections.


The Lost Art of Slamming Phones

30 Mar 2023 2 minute read 5 comments RocketEnthusiast

The other day, I was frazzled as I was on the phone with a customer service representative who was trying to assist me but the company's system was down. It was no fault of her own, but it made me angry as I was trying to resolve a matter that had a...

Bitcoin Cash Transactions Resume on Trust Wallet

29 Mar 2023 1 minute read 0 comments RocketEnthusiast

You may have not even noticed it, as Bitcoin Cash (BCH) is not exactly the most widely used cryptocurrency, but for the past week or so Trust Wallet has been unable to process BCH transactions. If you had tried to execute any in that time, they were...

Another Crypto Scam to Watch Out For

28 Mar 2023 1 minute read 0 comments RocketEnthusiast

Well, that didn't take long. Less than 24 hours after posting about a scam that I stumbled upon, yet another one tries to bait me! I'm sure I could find half a dozen every day if I really set my mind to it. This one involves text messages. I immediat...

Beware of the Obvious Crypto Scam

28 Mar 2023 1 minute read 6 comments RocketEnthusiast

As far as earning free crypto goes, I'm all for it and exploring each and every available avenue. I've made many posts on here about different platforms I've tried and some I use regularly. I would like to take this post and point out on obvious cryp...

Two Companies That May Have Already April Fooled Us

26 Mar 2023 1 minute read 1 comment RocketEnthusiast

It's just under a week to go -- the illustrious holiday that is April Fool's Day, coming on the first of the fourth month of the year. Every year, major companies feel the need to get in on the gag too. They fool us with unbelievable fake products, t...

Origin Materials - Friday Night Update, 3/24/23

25 Mar 2023 2 minute read 0 comments RocketEnthusiast

Employees Comment On Company Updates While it's not the most exciting thing to follow, here are two examples of company insiders commenting on the latest developments. Here we have the Louisiana Community Engagement Representative stating that O1 "is...

Your Thursday Dose of Crypto Memes, 3/23/23

24 Mar 2023 1 minute read 2 comments RocketEnthusiast

Three two three two three! You know the drill. If you don't, it goes something like this: carefully curated from the deptha of the interwebs comes the latest and greatest in crypto memes. I do not claim authorship of any of said memes. They are for t...

Papa Johns CFO Stepping Down

23 Mar 2023 2 minute read 1 comment RocketEnthusiast

In an 8-K filed this morning with the SEC, Papa Johns announced that its CFO Ann Gugino will be stepping down from her position. She will remain an employee of the company through May 31, 2023 and will receive a continuation of 12 months worth of bas...

Papa Johns Bringing Cool Ranch Doritos Flavor To Its Papadias

22 Mar 2023 1 minute read 1 comment RocketEnthusiast

It comes as no surprise to me that a pizza chain is incorporating a familiar flavor into its offerings. Specifically, let's flashback to a thread from the official Doritos account, which featured an image of Cool Ranch Doritos flavored seltzer water...

Mountain Dew Baja Blast Ice Cream is Coming

21 Mar 2023 1 minute read 2 comments RocketEnthusiast

While there is no official word yet from the fast food chain, it appears that a trademark filed in January reveals that a Baja Blast ice cream may be coming. The trademark page shows that the intended product is under the category of frozen confecti...