Gaming As A Female Player

Men: to understand the kind of creepiness that women go through in the real world at the hands of men, try playing as a female character in Grand Theft Auto: Online, an open world online multiplayer video game. You’ll learn what it’s like to be walking in public and have some random dude follow you […]

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Blockbuster Still Exists

It does! Blockbuster is alive and kicking in small towns in Alaska because unlimited data is either too expensive or is simply not available. Blockbuster’s Wikipedia page may say, “Blockbuster WAS an American-based provider of home movie and video game rental services” … but the fact remains that Blockbuster is doing good business in Alaska. […]

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Life is like washing a pig

Ad industry veteran Luke Sullivan says that the creative process for any creative field (art, writing, music, etc.) is like washing a pig – it’s messy, you don’t know where to start and once you’re done you’re not sure if the pig is clean. I completely agree. In fact, I think life is like washing […]

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Your Baby

When Raj got a job as ‘Assistant’ at Bingam Industries, he didn’t know it was nothing but a euphemism for ‘Office Bitch’. He has to do all the dirty work for Mr. Bingam, Founder & CEO. Still, it’s better than being jobless and homeless like his father. When you live on the streets, there’s a […]

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Cockfights, Twin STDS, And More!

I’m about half way through One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez. Sometimes it gets confusing remembering the characters’ names, because most of them are almost the same, since the family keeps recycling the same names from one generation to the next. One reviewer on Goodreads said that it annoyed them so much […]

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Childhood vs Adulthood

Ever wonder what it would be like to grow up in the 1960s? I was watching Jerry Before Seinfeld on Netflix and the comedian and actor Jerry Seinfeld talked about what his childhood was like during this time. Apparently society was a lot more chilled out. Parents didn’t care about things like grades, hell they didn’t […]

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Get ready for Geomythology 101!

Geomythology is the real geological event behind a myth or legend. Of course some myths and legends are entirely fictional but others are based on real historical/geological events. Let’s begin with Teonimanu, a former island of the Solomon Islands that somehow disappeared. Here’s the fun version, or the myth, behind Teonimanu’s disappearance: A cuckolded husband’s […]

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