September 5, 2007

Remember audio tapes, a.k.a. audio cassettes? Let’s say you had a blank tape and you wanted to record something to it You had to manually line up the little clear leader bit of tape by turning the little wheel thingies with a pencil or something so that you didn’t miss the first part of what […]


Goddamn, It’s Hot!

August 31, 2007

I mean… damn! It’s literally 100 degrees out right now! We’re keeping relatively cool at home, but our little wall unit A/C thingy can only do so much on its own. We’re having the gang over tomorrow night for board games and beverages, so we’ll do our best to keep the place a reasonable temperature. […]


Deep Thoughts

August 22, 2007

In Chris’ ongoing saga of continuous posting, here is the Wednesday Edition. Last night, I came home from work and immediately went Raiding in World of Warcraft from 20:00 until 02:00. That’s six hours, folks. Afterwards, having realized that I’d spent my entire day in front of a computer, almost half of that wasted in […]


More Posts, You Say?

August 21, 2007

So, apparently Kim has thrown down some kind of virtual gauntlet to post every day for some length of time. I can do that. As Matt and Jacques would say, “It’s turkey ice cream ON!” Last weekend was unremarkable. Played video games, did laundry, hung out with folks, yadda yadda. Oh, and Megs and I […]


I Hate My ISP

May 3, 2007

Believe it or not, that headline is also a title of a song. I found it apt. I just checked my archives, and I can’t believe I haven’t ranted on this sooner, but I hate Time Warner Cable! Now, no one’s Internet Service Provider (ISP) is perfect, but they are extra special. What irks me […]


The Past

November 17, 2004

Sometimes I find myself thinking about the past. I guess it’s because I’m an “adult” now, so it’s more a feeling of things lost. Specifically I was thinking about old Super NES games like the Secret of Mana and the older Final Fantasy games. I remember playing through Secret of Mana with Matt and Ian […]


The People

November 4, 2004

Wow, folks. It seems that I get more of a response from people when I write about things that actually matter. Who’d a thought? Just to clarify a couple things from yesterday’s post, I don’t really hate George W. Bush as a person. I think he’s generally a good man who believes in what he’s […]


Four Years… Again

November 3, 2004

At the risk of offending some of my family and friends, I must say that I am not pleased with the outcome of the latest national election. I worry mostly about our foreign policy, our social programs, and how many Supreme Court Justices will be appointed for life over the next four years. I do […]