Fedora Shaming
Wednesday, July 9, 2014

So, fedora shaming is an interesting thing for me to watch grow in popularity. Especially because of all the people associated with fedoras or hating on them. It’s double interesting because I happen to own one. I bought a fedora back in early 2007 on a lark, as a cheap accessory to my outf... .. read more..

How to make custom markers for card games
Friday, June 27, 2014

I’ve recently started teaching/playing Doomtown:Reloaded using some proxies I’ve printed out and one of the few things that are kinda annoying in the card pool, is that there’s a significant amount of card effects which one has to track manually because either the originating ca... .. read more..

“I can get along with left anarchists…”
Tuesday, June 10, 2014

In yet another chapter of ‘anarchists don’t get along with “Anarcho”-capitalists but the latter are in denial’, I just saw this post on reddit, which made me laugh internally. I suggest reading it in whole, but the last part is what did it for me Me: My advice would ... .. read more..

The Propaganda of Civilization
Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Errant Signal once again posted an excellent video about how a theoretically politically neutral game like Civilization, nevertheless provides and reinforces a political paradigm through its mechanics. Watch below the well-worthy video. I couldn’t agree more about the message here. Even whi... .. read more..

My guide on how to play classic Doomtown with a Reloaded meta.
Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Now that a lot of the cards of Doomtown:Reloaded have been spoiled, I’m seeing a lot of people expressing an interest in teaching their friends how to play Doomtown by using the new rules but old cards, since those are what is available. Many simply prepare normal Doomtown decks, and simply... .. read more..

How I got involved in the design posse of Doomtown:Reloaded
Monday, April 7, 2014

I don’t know how many remember from my posting about it in the past, but I’ve been a huge Doomtown fan ever since I first started playing it back in 1998, in episode 5 of the first cycle, using common cards gifted to me from the FLGS clerk and a starter-home (literally. It was a [R... .. read more..

Epic Pythonista
Friday, April 4, 2014

A random google search pointed me to this, which is kinda cute Divided by Zer0 is an epic Pythonista (one of the 4% most active Python users) who spends a lot of time commenting on issues between pushes. Divided is a fulltime hacker who works best in the morning (around 11 am). .. read more..

For those time where you need some of the achievements made by women througho...
Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Here’s an info-bomb of women’s names and contributions for when that random dude online challenges you to post some names of women scientists, architects, etc that were ripped of my their male colleagues. .. read more..

“Capitalist market economies have more or less eradicated poverty”
Monday, March 31, 2014

So, someone just said that to me with a straight face after a long and fairly ridiculous argument. The image you see on the side pretty much describes my reaction before I decided there’s definitely no reason to waste any more time on this. Sometimes I have to wonder in which reality some p... .. read more..

Wundergeek lays down the smackdown!
Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Go read case 2241453247 of what happens when a feeeeemale attempts to criticize men objectifying women in geek culture. Keep on being awesome wundergeek   .. read more..

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