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Right, so, I started this, then dropped it. I’m going to ATTEMPT to resurrect it again. I have no idea what I will be doing with it, but I will be doing something. 30 more words

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Autumn in New England

It has been kind of strange that we had such a dry, warm September, and there have been some warm days in October too.  But I think you can’t deny that fall has finally arrived in Greater Boston. 440 more words

A child's wisdom.

Everyone who’s ever had contact with a young child knows that they have a tendency to just blurt out whatever pops into thier heads.  They tend to have impulse control in that department. 308 more words


Wanted: Generically good-looking brunette male to rescue a damsel in distress.

I recently consulted Google for images of Bioshock Infinite and this fan-made wallpaper appeared on the results page. You know, many female video game characters get a lot of beef for being attractive in very similar ways, but I suppose the same argument might be mounted against male protagonists if Uncharted’s Nathan Drake is similar-looking enough to be confused with Bioshock’s Booker DeWitt. 18 more words


Congratulations, #AlisonBechdel !

One of my favorite cartoonists (whom Kelly and I had the privilege of meeting a few years ago) has won a MacArthur “Genius Grant“.   239 more words

Whosoever holds this hammer, if she be worthy...

I’ve never redeemed any of my GameStop PowerUp Reward Points. Until about two weeks ago. I don’t have a Pro membership, and my game purchases are sporadic at best. 225 more words

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Battle for the Net

Today is the internet slowdown.
Protect the net, do something about it.

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