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Shadow Over Alfheim

So, the 3.5e Gestalt campaign seems to be sputtering out, giving me the opportunity to swoop in and run some B/X dungeon crawls. In honor and maybe memorium of the stalled Shadow Over Beryl campaign, I’m calling this Shadow Over Alfheim. 808 more words


[Tuesday Map] The Castellan's Keep

My irregular DCC game has arrived at the Castellan’s Keep, north of the settled lands… in an area that can only be described as “the borderlands”. 473 more words


5 large-cap, high-yield dividend picks

It’s hard to beat dividend stocks like real estate investments trusts (REITs) and master limited partnerships (MLPs) for high dividend yields, but since those payouts flow directly from earnings, their income streams can be volatile. 910 more words

Stock Insights

La Quinta IPO Stalls After Pricing Below Range

Hotel chain La Quinta Holdings Inc. (NYSE: LQ) issued 38.25 million shares at $17 a share in its initial public offering (IPO) Wednesday morning. The IPO price was below the expected range of $18 to $21 a share, and shares fell another 4% shortly after trading began. 182 more words


Fedor's Pass - Lower Fortress and Great Stair

Last week we explored the surface ruins, Opal Lake and the Opal Lake Fortress at Fedor’s Pass. This week we’ll head down to the bottom of the pass where the Lower Fortress is located which in turn links up to the Great Stair. 301 more words


The MTA and Articulated Buses

The articulated bus.  60-62 feet long, bends in the middle, and is used on a number of bus routes in 4 out of 5 boroughs.  Why do we have them, and why aren’t more used? 1,287 more words