Wednesday, December 29, 2010

Games That Give

Far be it from me to condone time wasting on this blog--well, except for all the times I've done it before, but if you really do insist on playing games online instead of, say, housecleaning, you may feel a little better about yourself if you play some of the games on the Games that Give website. Basically, for some unknown reason, corporations donate money for every minute you play to some worthwhile charities. So far, they haven't seemed to get into Multiplayer roleplaying games, but if you like tetris or solitaire or puzzle games, you may as well play them here as anywhere else.

And now, back to Red Star Fall.

Tuesday, December 21, 2010

A Remedy for Christmas Cheer

If you work in retail like I do, right about now you might be in the mood for something other than Christmas carols and Yuletide festivity, and in fact, feel a bit of identification with the unreformed Grinch or Scrooge. If so, you could do worse than to join the folks reading along at Do Some Damage, where a regular festival of Xmas Noir is going on. Faithful readers of this blog, if there are such, may recognize a name or two as it goes along...

Tuesday, December 14, 2010

Wizard of Oz--the choral version

I've already sent this around to a few on my email list. Yep, you're either going to love this or hate it. Iguess it's pretty obvious which camp I'm in...

Saturday, December 11, 2010

Speed Mural Painting

Got this video of a local mural being painted from our local web service twitter feed...

Abundance For All: Raining Acorns from Bob von Elgg on Vimeo.

It's actually only a few blocks from my house.

Monday, December 6, 2010