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"Was it like Mass?"

1. i may not even bother voting this November, in truth i’ve never voted in my life. In any case, it occurs to me that as a UK citizen i might not be eligible to vote in American elections, but if i cross the Rio Grande with a giant sombrero and ass full of heroin Obama will surely allow me my say. 1,644 more words

Weapons of Sci Fi-Fantasy: Part 1 - The Sword

A mythic weapon common to both Sci Fi and Fantasy genres, the sword was probably invented as an improvement on the caveman’s club. Requiring several blows to defeat an enemy, the club lacked the swords bladed edge which could dismember or slay in a single blow. 183 more words

This Is the End

While the GOP race came to a swift (and ridiculous) conclusion by Wednesday night, the same can’t be said for the Democrats. Even though he won the Indiana primary, Bernie Sanders has a larger issue to face than an uphill delegate battle: accepting his race is over. 587 more words

Ted Cruz

boozeless

1. i’ve given up on booze and feel distinctly odd, and even healthy. Over Easter i felt i’d damaged my gut with years of immoderate boozing, and so stopped for a week. 1,627 more words

Role-playing Tips - Vampire Verisimilitude

Isn’t the number of Vampires on social media amazing?

Sometimes they use names like Dracula, Lestat, Carmilla, or some other literary undead character. They may further claim they are old or even ancient…you know, however far back their social media settings will allow them to go. 509 more words

Cedarcrest Sanctum

Highlander Review

Highlander
Release Date: March 7, 1986
Director: Russell Mulcahy
Starring: Christopher Lambert (Connor MacLeod), Roxanne Hart (Brenda J. Wyatt), Clancy Brown (The Kurgan), Sean Connery (Juan Sanchez Villa-Lobos Ramirez) 369 more words

Movies

The Pazyryk Shield

I recently had the opportunity to visit St. Petersburg and see some things which I had wanted to see for very many years. One of these was the shield excavated by S.I. 1,128 more words

Ancient