World of Warcraft

For a while there I was sorely tempted. Then, luckily for me, there was a spate of server problems, and Blizzard have stopped selling it for the time being. I read this morning that there is a last shipment in EB today, but the moment has passed. I can congratulate myself on not falling into… Continue reading World of Warcraft

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A match made in heaven?

I think somebody from Namco should talk to Freezepop about the soundtrack for Katamari Damacy 2.

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the Internet has everything

I think this is quite possibly proof of this fact. As well as being one of the more amazing things I've found on the web in the last few months.

Proper English

This tsunami disaster has shown once again that journalists don't understand the usage of the word “enormity”. I doubt that they are deliberately invoking pathetic fallacy. The tsunami was a terrible tragedy, but I don't see the need to ascribe it to malice on the part of nature.

What happened to this decade?

Now that we're in 2005, I have noticed something strange. I have almost no recollection of the first half of this decade. What I can “remember” is mostly what I know happened, rather than any real remembering. The things I can actually remember are few and far between, viz. 9/11 (the JFK assassination of our… Continue reading What happened to this decade?

Rose Parade!

Yesterday I went to the Rose Parade in Pasadena and took lots of pictures. We got up at 5 since we had bought tickets to a grandstand and official parking and we had to be parked by 7. Then we had breakfast at Denny's in Pasadena. The parade started at 8 with a flyby of… Continue reading Rose Parade!