Author Archives: Dave

Thoughts About Thought About Pixels

Last week the Adam Sandler movie Pixels came out, to dismal reviews. The movie seems to be the usual Sandler fare: lazy, juvenile, wasteful, and unnecessary. Nothing unexpected or out of the ordinary. Sandler has become a favorite punching target … Continue reading

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Wolf in White Van by John Darnielle

I’m not a good reader. I’m simultaneously too slow and too fast, taking forever to miss important details. I’m not attentive and I don’t get “lost” in books; I’m constantly being taken out of them. I’ve all but stopped reading … Continue reading

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I Played That! #21: Planescape: Torment (PC)

This game, from the studio who did Fallout 2 and Baldur’s Gate is widely considered to be one of the best computer RPGs of all time. I kind of don’t remember anything about it?

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My Tweek on Twitter

What I did these past two weeks on Twitter, the Facebook of Tumblr. * BEST OF THE WEEK imo: There's just gonna be 3 hits: me hitting you, "Breakfast at Tiffany's", and you hitting the ground (me fighting Deep Blue Something) … Continue reading

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Thirteen

It’s Friday, but the fact that this blog’s thirteenth birthday is actually tomorrow keeps things from being total bad luck. Saturdays are slow around here, so we’ll celebrate a day early. Thanks for reading, those who still do!

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Fallout Shelter Status Report

Despite there being not much to it, I have been playing Fallout Shelter for a solid month now. It is frightening how much time I have wasted on it. Since we last spoke a lot has happened in the game. … Continue reading

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Comics I Read: HeroesCon Edition

It’s been a month since HeroesCon, where I bought some comics! And now I have them read. Here’s what I thought of them! The Wicked and the Divine (Book 1: The Faust Act) (McKelvie, Wilson, Cowles, Image) – I’ve heard … Continue reading

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The Movies-to-Watch List: Jaws (1975)

Nope, I had never seen Jaws. I don’t know why. It’s rated PG, it was by Steven Spielberg, it was a huge phenomenon, but I never saw it. Part of it is that I was 7 when it came out, … Continue reading

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