Things Heard in Digital Nomaddery: Uptown Adventures of Old Money, Crackheads, and Unfetched Baked Goods

Last spring, I had an interesting adventure that made me feel like I was in a Seinfeld episode (and not just because it was partly spent being not that far from Monk’s Diner.) You know, the gang would intend to do something like go to the movies together or get a seat at a popular […]

Toad Tuesdays: All about toad paws

Of the many differences between frogs and toads, one of the most notable is with their paws. Toads have hand-like little paws with fingers, most frogs tend to have webbed paws that help them swim.

Tax season 2016 has kicked off! Tips for easy tax filing

Remember those Staples commercials from the 90s, with the happy dad clacking staplers together as he skipped down the aisles with two miserable kids dragging behind him as “It’s The Most Wonderful Time of the Year” played? Of course you do.

I relentlessly cheated at Avernum 5 and it made me think about morality.

I was really stressed out and badly in need of some downtime. I opened up Avernum 5 to blow off some steam. If you’re unfamiliar with Spiderweb Software’s offerings, it’s the brainchild of Jeff Vogel who was an indie developer before it was cool. When you were known as “shareware” and laughed out of the […]

Career paths that make you miserable are destroying society.

If you were born before 1990, chances are you fondly recall the swansong of 20th century cinema and one of the most important films of our time, Office Space. Our lovable anti-hero Peter Gibbons loathes not just his corporate job at Initech, but his whole career, so much that he just blanks when his friends […]