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A new watch

So say you’re in the market for a new watch. There lots of them out there after all, so sorting through them would seem to be important. There are $2 watches from China [...]

March 18, 2004 // 4 Comments

REVIEW: Comic Book The Movie

REVIEW SUMMARY: An improvisational film that isn’t quite funny enough. MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: A comic book fan fights to save the legacy of his favorite comic [...]

February 8, 2004 // 0 Comments

REVIEW: Lego Mars Exploration Rover

REVIEW SUMMARY: Excellent Lego reproduction of the real thing – great for kids of all ages (10 and up.) MY RATING: SYNOPSIS:: 858 piece Lego reproduction of the Mars [...]

January 31, 2004 // 6 Comments

SF meets reality!

This entry on MSN caught my eye – people now have the ability, with near 100% accuracy, of choosing the sex of their children. Personally this doesn’t bother me [...]

January 22, 2004 // 6 Comments

Watch PDA?

Tech news Yahoo! reported that Fossil has delayed availability of its wrist-watch PDA based on the Palm OS. That is interesting – I remember this from a while back [...]

January 21, 2004 // 1 Comment

Tor books history

I found this enlightening – a short history of Tor Books. It also served to explain a little about the book publishing industry, which while it may sound dull is [...]

January 19, 2004 // 1 Comment

Earth vs the Martians

These folks did an excellent job raiting the various attempts Earth has made to put a spacecraft on or near Mars. Makes you realize how incredible complicated and risky space [...]

January 16, 2004 // 2 Comments

REVIEW: Simpsons Hit & Run (PC)

REVIEW SUMMARY: Awesome open-ended driving game with Springfield’s favorite family.MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: You get to play a Grand Theft Auto style game with your [...]

January 12, 2004 // 7 Comments

Review: UFO: Aftermath

REVIEW SUMMARY: An excellent squad-based single-player game that is a great XCOM remake.MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: The game plot starts after the fall of Earth to aliens. [...]

January 5, 2004 // 7 Comments

The future today!

Have you ever been at a football game and searched in vain for the beer guy, but been reluctant to get up and walk the 20 steps to the concession stand because you were a) [...]

December 17, 2003 // 4 Comments

Uh, MovieStocks?

So, say you want to trade on movie futures. You know, gambling on what the box office grosses will be? Well, the Hollywood Stock Exchange is your site. Thankfully, it [...]

December 8, 2003 // 1 Comment

100 YEARS OF FLIGHT

Very interesting information on a century of flight at MSNBC (or as I like to call it – [...]

December 3, 2003 // 0 Comments

Review: Call of Duty

A lot of excellent World War 2 first person shooters (FPS) have been released recently (Battlefield 1942, Medal of Honor, etc.) Unfortunately, while Call of Duty has a great [...]

November 12, 2003 // 4 Comments

Tron 2.0 – Great game!

I got an opportunity to try out the new Disney game Tron 2.0. WOW! It is amazing that a game based on a PG movie with little to no action could turn out so good! This game [...]

August 28, 2003 // 0 Comments

Ghost in the Shell

I got a chance (thanks to Trent Ditto!) to see the highly acclaimed anime movie Ghost in the Shell. Well, lets see – good concepts, great art, terrible voice-acting in [...]

August 28, 2003 // 3 Comments

Real Forum?

Is it possible to replace the poor comments section of the blog with a real forum? I’d recommend PHPBB if [...]

July 25, 2003 // 2 Comments

Browser Wars

Intresting read here on evolt about the various browers and their future. I find it interesting that the author is so quick to dismiss IE6 as dead when next realizing that [...]

July 14, 2003 // 1 Comment

Level up today!

In one of the stranger design decisions in the game, for some reason you have no choice in determining your character's initial starting location, appearance, or gender, which are chosen for you seemingly at random. [...]

July 14, 2003 // 0 Comments

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