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Archive for May 2008

My hotel has free wi-fi.

May 26, 2008

I’m currently laying in a hotel bed in St. Boniface, Winnipeg, typing this on my Asus Eee pc using the hotel’s free wifi, FTW! The drive from Thunder Bay to Winnipeg was long and the weather kept fluctuating from sunny and warm to dark and rainy. Check out my flickr page to see a couple […]

I’m Changing My Name to Gary and Buying a Whole New Denim Wardrobe.

May 25, 2008

Tomorrow morning my father and I are driving from Thunder Bay to Winnipeg in an attempt to find me an apartment. Not sure what my Internet situation will be like while I’m there so it might be a few days before I can post anything. Assuming Twitter is working (it hasn’t been too reliable this […]

Ten Reasons Why Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull Kicks Ass.

May 24, 2008

There are several negative reviews of the new Indiana Jones flick online, so as someone who saw the film twice already and loved every second of it, I feel the need to defend it. [SPOILER ALERT] Here are 10 reasons why Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull kicked major ass. Non-stop action. […]

Indiana Jones Still Kicks Ass and so does the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull.

May 23, 2008

I went to see Indiana Jones twice tonight, it was intentional but I enjoyed the movie both times just as much. Indiana Jones as a franchise has more meaning to me than Star Wars, Lord of the Rings, Harry Potter, or any comic book movie. After seeing all the Indiana Jones movies as a kid, […]

On The Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness

May 23, 2008

The guys from Penny Arcade have just released the first episode of their epic video game debut On The Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness, Episode One.  The game is available for Windows, OS X, Linux and the Xbox 360 from Hot Head Games. Check out the game trailer. Personally I plan on playing this game once […]