Those that play computer games should wander over to http://www.blizzard.com today. Seriously. It’s sort of embarrassing to know that someone’s sold me a game before the thing’s even finished. But that’s the truth, and so it goes. The CGI trailers … Continue reading →
Just came back from a very nice dinner with raininva at Red Robin. She gave me some loot from Vegas’ Star Trek: The Experience – a Starfleet emblem and an isolinear chip keychain. Rain just got promoted, and is apparently … Continue reading →
There were ducks napping right outside my front door last night when I got home. This makes me happy. I like ducks. The Leiji Matsumoto fans on my flist (I know there are a couple) really need to check out … Continue reading →
“Do not make eye contact with can crusher. It is territorial and may interpret that as aggression.”
This morning, I stared into the shaving mirror while performing my daily skin irritation ritual, and remembered someone at Technicon referring to me as one of the con’s “elder statesmen”. I enjoyed the compliment… but it’s still a little weird … Continue reading →
The lever-operated aluminum can crusher over the recycling bin in our break room is solemnly marked: “Do not place small woodland creatures in can crusher.” Good advice, I’m sure.
This morning, I discovered that the video drivers for my eyeballs must have gone bad. My view distance was cut to around 30 yards, with everything farther cloaked in thick white fog. Perhaps I needed a patch – Sunlight 3.4? … Continue reading →
Today, as I drove to work, I plugged the iPod into the car stereo and listened to an episode of Astronomy Cast. (iTunes link) Astronomy Cast bills itself as “your facts-based journey through the cosmos”. There are few surprises in … Continue reading →
So, does anyone I know actually use this “Twitter” website? I thought I saw some folks mentioning it, but I don’t remember. … Continue reading →
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