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The Fallen Canon of Boardgames

This is something I’ve been thinking about and I’m finding it hard to articulate without it just sounding like old man griping (which it may well be). It’s pretty inside baseball stuff, so if you’re not heavily into boardgames, here’s … Continue reading

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End of Line

It’s a well-known fact that I love Tron, Disney’s 1982 movie about computer games and the people who love them and the people who live in them. I own the special deluxe DVD version (which I’ve watched I think once) … Continue reading

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Once You Understand

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My Ears are Tired

Someone remarked the other day that it had been a while since I made a mix CD and asked when the next one was coming. I said I didn’t know, that I had been “working on one” for months now, … Continue reading

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Fallout 3 Screenshots!

I totally need to start saving up my pennies for an Xbox 360! I’ve been seeing some screenshots for Fallout 3 and man, it looks awesome and not at all like just about any other goddamned first-person shooter that seems … Continue reading

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Alternative to What? Independent of Whom?

The idea of genre in music — especially pop music — is pretty much meaningless these days (assuming it ever had meaning). For some time now the order of the day has been to blur, erase, and ignore boundaries between … Continue reading

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