Daily Archives: November 6, 2011

If Life Was More Like A Game

As I have previously commented on, I play a Star Wars-themed game called Star Wars Combine [1], in which I serve as a mild-mannered logistics pilot whose job it is to make long flights delivering ships and goods across an … Continue reading

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Two People Can Keep A Secret If Both Of Them Are Dead

One of the more pointed jokes about the Mel Gibson movie Conspiracy Theory is that the conspiracies believed by the character in that movie are believed by the actor as well.  As a reasonably tolerant and patient listener, despite my own … Continue reading

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Old School

Joe Paterno is the winningest coach in Division I football of all time, and he is regularly praised for his “old school” ways as a coach, as if he was some sort of relic from the way things used to … Continue reading

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