A few weeks ago, a co-worker offered up a challenge: define my musical life in fifteen songs or less, with no two songs by the same band. Sounds simple, doesn’t it? That’s certainly what I thought as I sipped my coffee and considered the idea. I mean, it seemed to me that I’d already […]
If you’ve read my other article, Sons of Anarchy: A Series End Prediction, you’ll have seen my attempts to guess which characters line up with the characters from Hamlet, and even MacBeth. The series finale was this past Tuesday, and, after taking some time to process the events, I wanted to offer how I saw the chips […]
Looking for an explanation of the series finale and an analysis of which characters from Hamlet each SoA character lined up with? Come check out my series end analysis! UPDATE: December 4, 2014 (Originally published December 16, 2013) The final ride is next week. That’s right: next week. Now that everyone has had a chance to […]
With home ownership comes an endless list of tasks—things that need attention, things that could be improved, and things that would be nice. Chances are that, if you haven’t got a list already, your spouse will be happy to make you one. This wasn’t a huge deal before we had kids; sure, the cats got in the way, but it’s legal to lock them in the basement.
There seem to be two kinds of game reviews on the internet: the launch day “I threw a review together after spending 10 frantic hours in-game,” and the week-after-launch “I hustled my way through the game so that I could tell you all about it.” This is neither. This is a real nerd, taking […]
The tricky part about having kids is that you often find yourself restricted; watching adult T.V. and movies may be all but impossible throughout the holidays, forcing you to either choose family-friendly movies, or abandon the T.V. entirely and rely on your trusty home computer to provide hours of entertainment. Never fear: The Nerd is […]