Toys & Video Games

April 23 2005


Now sources are saying that Nintendo MIGHT debut the Revolution at E3. Fraid of missing the hoop-la are we? I admit I have a Game Cube, but of all my systems, it gets played the least. The controller looks like something Willy Wonka would have dreamt up with all it’s vividly colored buttons. So if… read more

I used to love Staples, we had one in Kirksville for 3 years, and then it went away…darnit. Anyway, this weeks Apprentice involved designing an improved product for Staples (in case you wondered why I just ranted about them) that would better organize an office. Yay…something near and dear to my heart! So with the… read more


Here it is boys and girls….the Xbox 360 (or Xbox 2 if you prefer) It sure as heck is a lot nicer looking than the old Xbox The 360 didn’t have to do much to be more attractive, that’s for sure. All the stats aren’t out yet, but first thing I notice on the 360…where… read more

Pretty good episode. Reward challange was nice to see them making the tribe fight each other for the reward. Always good to split up the power, make them question each other. The real drama was in the immunity challange. Nifty will power challange with the first person out being deserted for a night on an… read more

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April 21 2005


In 1971 (the year you were born) Richard Nixon is president of the US Charles Manson and 3 of his followers are convicted of multiple counts of first-degree murder An earthquake in California’s San Fernando Valley kills 64 people New York Times begins publication of classified Pentagon papers on US involvement in Vietnam The $70… read more


April 21 2005


You Know You’re From Missouri When… Everyone in your family has been on a “Float trip.” “Vacation” means driving to Silver Dollar City, Worlds of Fun or Six Flags. Down south to you means Arkansas. The phrase, “I’m going to the Lake this weekend,” can mean only one thing. You know what “Party Cove” is.… read more

General Rants Work

April 21 2005

Junk Faxes

ARGH! I am so sick and tired of “junk faxes”! In the past 24 hours, not only has the company fax machine recieved 5 of them, 1 of them errored out 3 times causing 3 seperate error reports to be printed! Here is a sample of what these lovely things advertise, if you have never… read more

AH….you know, filing for something as important on a trademark on your new companies name should be a lot easier than it is, but instead it is an enormous pain in the behind. Instead I get to tear my hair out and run screaming into the night. Class? What class do I fall into? Someone… read more


April 19 2005


You scored as Suffocated. Your cause of death will be suffocation. Be careful and chew before you swallow! Suffocated 93% Suicide 87% Bomb 80% Posion 73% Disease 60% Stabbed 60% Eaten 60% Gunshot 47% Disappear 40% Accident 40% Drowning 33% Cut Throat 20% Natural Causes 13% How Will You Die??created with… read more

Cinematical The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, the monster that Jack Valenti built to enforce his letter-coded rating system, has demanded that writers of online fan fiction discontinue the use of said rating system to classify their work. Well it appears that the AMPAS has a lot of time on their hands, or… read more

Ok, can someone explain the logic in this ban to me? Lighters are banned even from checked luggage….fueled or not! Fueled I can understand, but not fueled? And inside the plane no non-fueled either? I used to (and I new stress used to) to take my cigar lighter with me to Japan just to have… read more

ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT :: FOX Broadcasting Company Arrested Devolopment is in danger of being cancelled. Please take a moment to go by this site and sign the “Arrested Devolopment Loyalty Oath”. And while there, make sure to check out the Tobias video…it’s like a train wreck you can’t take your eyes off of.… read more