If you’re still cooking mediocre, over / undercooked, dried-up steaks – check out this post to elevate your mediocre steaks to Pretty Decent Steaks. Continue reading How to Cook a Pretty Decent Steak
Old school adventure games frustrated the hell out of me. This was before the internet, so it was simply down to you (and your friends – if you had any) to figure out just how to win that ridiculous pirate spitting contest – resulting in the spontaneous recollection of old school video game soundtracks two decades later. Continue reading Top 9 Killer Old School Adventure Game Tunes
You know what? It basically boils down to this. Imagine you’re in a vast open world MMORPG. You’ve just slayed some massive beast in a harrowing, all-or-nothing, death-defying battle, when your supposedly wise, sage-like online companion (a wizard who’s supposedly older than the land itself) suddenly turns around and utters, “yo n00b wtf is wrong with you. get teh (sic) crossbow.” So much for immersive experiences, man. Continue reading Online games just… kind of suck.
This list is compulsory reading and theoretically only comprehensible to persons aged thirty or above. Ahhh, dem nostalgic feels. Continue reading 10 Best Old School Graphic Adventure Games – Ever. Period.
Do they exist? I don’t know. Neither apparently does the Harvard Business Review. Some years ago I worked with an entrepreneur who was raising his first $10 million of VC investment (“Series A”), without which the company could not proceed. One key element in the investment pitch was a strategic relationship with a multinational customer. … Continue reading The Honest Entrepreneur
I looked down at my hand: K Q suited. I was up about 2 buy-ins and I was hungry. I was on the verge of mucking my hand to get some food when I thought (as I now realize most amateurs like me must do): “I’ll just stay for one more hand.” Continue reading That Poker Story
I’m facing the monitor, with the keyboard beneath my fingers. The monitor is rested on a computer table contraption, which is built on wheels – presumably made for highly energetic people who have laptops and enjoy changing their working environment on a regular basis. Continue reading How to write a successful blog entry