Author Archives: Dave

My Halloween Jams

This Is My Jam is a silly little website where you can declare a song your jam of the moment. You follow other people, see their jams, and can hear some neat music that way. It’s a fun little time-waster. … Continue reading

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This past weekend when I was all hopped down on Benadryl, I had a dream that I was back in Illinois, playing Champions, the super-hero role-playing game, with Chris and Christine. My character was THE LIVING LIGHTHOUSE and it was … Continue reading

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Wretched Hives of Scum and Allergy

Remember last year, when I got that bizarre allergy attack? It started with red spots around my eyes, and the next day my face was swollen and my whole body itched. Welp, it happened again. Honestly, it never completely went … Continue reading

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I Had That! #36: Star Wars Lunchbox

(Your correspondent is under the weather, so for today’s “I Had That”, I’m reposting a blog post from a few years ago.) Heading out to school in the fall of 1977, I of course wanted a Star Wars lunchbox. I … Continue reading

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What Delicious Week?

I’m not sure why the script that creates This Delicious Week isn’t working, but I’m not really in a place to figure it out right now.

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Impulse: It’s Called Impulse For a Reason

Impulse is a new game by Carl Chudyk (Glory to Rome, Innovation, Uchronia) published by Asmadi Games. Chudyk is known for thinky, stripped-down designs that focus on intricate mechanisms. In the past, Chudyk’s games have not had dazzling artwork, focusing … Continue reading

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I Thought Maybe My Lego was Lousy But It’s SNOT

I was a little disappointed when my “SNOT Rocket” didn’t get a whole lot of traction on Flickr. I thought it was a pretty neat idea, and one I hadn’t seen before. Looking back at the images, though, I realized … Continue reading

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Shoot and Loot on the MOOOOOOOOOON!

Why yes, I have been playing a lot of Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel (see, it comes between Borderlands and Borderlands 2). In fact, last night I was so much playing it that I forgot to stop and watch Sleepy Hollow! This … Continue reading

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