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Do Away With Comments

“Don’t read the comments.” It’s a mantra one chants while surfing the Internet. There is a Twitter feed tasked with drilling it into your head. A Google search on the phrase reveals thousands of hits and images bearing this message. … Continue reading

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My Proposal for a Post-Racial America

Recent events have aggravated the constant open would of race in America. They haven’t ripped off the bandages or the scab because neither has ever been really applied. There is a deep racial divide in this country, and its effects … Continue reading

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When Life Hands You Towing Charges

On Saturday night Matt and I headed up to Northampton to hang with some pals of ours. We stopped at the strip mall containing Modern Myths, peeked in there, and then continued to our rendez-vous. I assured Matt we were … Continue reading

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Adventures in Bricklinking

This was an actual (more or less) conversation: Me: I kind of lost my mind last night on Bricklink. Dave T: Oh yeah? How much did you spend? Me: Sixteen bucks. Dave T: That’s nothing! Me: It’s four pieces. Dave … Continue reading

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Crime Blanc

My pal Matt Wilson (you may remember him here) and my other pal Daniel B. Monster (you may remember him here) have combined forces to bring you an exciting new Robot Noir webcomic, Copernicus Jones, Robot Detective! It’s just gotten … Continue reading

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I Rate this Game a 139

Do you know what this is? I’ll give you a hint. It’s not Thunderstone: Wrath of the Elements. (That has been moved to the big Thunderstone: Dragonspire box.) It’s 18 other games. Prompted by an image I saw on BGG, … Continue reading

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Back-Seat Driving

So despite the fact that the foundations of our economy are sound, now Detroit wants a big-ass bailout. (I’m sure the airlines are next.) Bush is all for the idea, but that’s just because he’s never met a corporation he … Continue reading

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Idea for a Comic Book

A team of three girls. One has black hair, wears a black minidress and black stockings, and has bright red lipstick. One has black hair, wears a black leather motorcycle jacket and black stockings, and has bright red lipstick. One … Continue reading

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