Monthly Archives: March 2012

You friended me! Picard never friended me!

I do not often find myself filled with glee and anticipation at any news regarding actors. By and large, I have trouble even recognizing actors and I spent several years convinced that Keanu Reeves, Johnny Depp and River Phoenix were … Continue reading

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Gunter glieben glauchen globen

Steam Sales are fantastic things.  I mean, sure, they’ve left me with a virtual backlog that beggars belief, and they’ve made me give companies money for some truly questionable bits of software, but they’ve also made me take a chance … Continue reading

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What if?

I think that “what if?” is one of the most fundamental human questions, like “who am I?” or “what is my purpose in life?” There are a ton of What Ifs in life, like “what would happen if Superman fought … Continue reading

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Last June, a friend of mine who happens to work for Warner Brothers in Canada sent me a big care package full of their latest games & movies. It was a pretty classy care package and I didn’t do it … Continue reading

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Nowhere near Tomobiki-cho

Back in the mid 90s, I was driving through Washington with my wife.  It was actually our honeymoon trip, and we were a couple of geeks who had just been given a bunch of gift certificates and cash, so we … Continue reading

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Great Moments in Marketing

A few weeks ago, my wife and I decided to take a drive through southern Oregon, stopping in small towns along the way to sightsee. We went out of our way to, for instance, see a covered bridge.  It wasn’t … Continue reading

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I am really quite fickle when it comes to free MMOs. Less than a week after trying out Perfect World International for a bit, I’m back in Sony’s pockets. I had been getting a little burned out on eq2 at … Continue reading

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So, about that Perfect World thing.

As I was saying yesterday, I reasoned that, since I’d quite enjoyed the 5 hours I’d played of Perfect World’s “Rusty Hearts” MMOBrawler, it wouldn’t be entirely outside the realm of reason to download their “Perfect World International” MMORPG. No, … Continue reading

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In Which I Fail At Consuming Media And Talk About Free MMOs

I’m usually a pretty optimistic guy, but I think there are some occasions when you just have to go to bed and declare a do-over on the day. I tried watching FLCL tonight.  This is my third time trying to … Continue reading

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Wow, Five Years Blog

Posts have been a bit sporadic of late, which I’m going to blame on a slip back into MMO addiction and a job that doesn’t give me a lot of time for on-the-clock navel gazing, but I noticed that this … Continue reading

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