Monthly Archives: December 2010

Notable Games of 2010

(Previous Notable Games: 2007, 2008, 2009.) About the only thing I experience enough of throughout the year to do any kind of annual overview is boardgames, so once again here’s a rundown of the ones from 2010 that really stood … Continue reading

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Back From Holiday Break

Regular posting will resume anon. Did you all have a good holiday? What scoreth thou?

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This Del.icio.us Week

Shared bookmarks for del.icio.us user Legomancer QWOP AN FUN GAME Tagged as: [flash games] calamityjon: I’ve recently been reading the whole run Stuart Immonen does the origins of Superman’s foes in Little Nemo Style Tagged as: [comics art design] Outer … Continue reading

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Fritz the Reindeer: A Dave Ex Machina Holiday Tradition

Okay, kids, sit back and I’m gonna tell you a Christmas story, one I doubt you’ve heard before, but it’s all true, I swear! It started a few years ago in August. Now, we don’t usually think of August as … Continue reading

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How Thoughtless! What Am I Supposed to Do With ANOTHER $400 Scarf?

I have often maintained that there are two complementary myths that fuel America. One is that, with enough hard work and perseverance, anyone can become rich and famous. The second is that rich and famous people are generally unhappy and … Continue reading

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All is Zesty and Bright

Folks, I don’t often use the phrase “Christmas Miracle” to describe anything less than finding another pair of clean socks so I can put off laundry for one more day, but yesterday I bore witness to a genuine, life-affirming, spiritually … Continue reading

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Synnibarr Sunday: According to Table 90, Hell Iron Weighs 0.211 Pounds per Cubic Inch

Some notes about various substances from Chapter 4 (page 133). Earth Eggs: Nobody knows when and where they’re found, but larger ones are a form of life. Nova Quartz: A note in Table 91 lists four places on Synnibarr where … Continue reading

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This Del.icio.us Week

Shared bookmarks for del.icio.us user Legomancer Burn, baby, burn ยป Armagideon Time I have a blog post mentally in the works which will touch on some of the points here. Tagged as: [comics geek blog] The Top 10 Board Games … Continue reading

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