Category Archives: Miscellaneous Thoughts
I love good pulp adventures like Robert E. Howard’s Conan stories. I love that the hero is a beast, able to accomplish superhuman feats, get the girl and beat the bad (usually) guys to death. I love that a hero … Continue reading
I stopped in at a super shopping center the other day, let’s call it “Walmart,” to pick up a loaf of bread. Carrying only the one loaf of bread, I entered the speedy checkout line. “What a whirlwind day,” you’re … Continue reading
I don’t vote. I’m not opposed to voting; frankly I don’t even put much thought into it. Really it was just circumstances that got me started. I screwed up my voter registration the first time around by accidentally applying to … Continue reading
Recently I purchased DC Universe Online, maybe in June or so. At the start of November, it went free to play. Free to play after I’d just payed for the game plus game-time. And that didn’t bother me. In fact, … Continue reading
I was watching X-Men Origins: Wolverine the other day. It’s a very good movie, I thought, but there were a couple of scenes that made me just pause the film, get down on my knees and scream: “Nooooooo!” My wife … Continue reading
But let me tell you, it was a doozy.