Monthly Archives: August 2013

1321: My Blog Post Can’t Be This Cute

I thought I hadn’t written about OreImo before, but apparently I have, and with almost the same title as this post, too. Oh well. I’m going to write about it again, then I’m going to watch the last two episodes that are … Continue reading

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1320: Anime After Hours

I started a new anime discussion community over on Google+. You can find it here. If you’re wondering why I chose Google+, the most-frequently-ridiculed-by-people-who-have-never-used-it social network on the Internet, it’s because Google+’s Community tools are both really good and extremely … Continue reading

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1319: The Fine Art of Working from Home Without Going Mental

The title of this post would probably suggest that I am something more of an authority on this subject than I actually am, but I do at least have the benefit of experience to draw from when talking about this. … Continue reading

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1318: Cooperative Collective

I probably don’t need to tell you this by now, but Final Fantasy XIV is really great, predictable MMO launch issues aside. One thing I’ve been very pleasantly surprised with is how well it handles group cooperative content. This is something that … Continue reading

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1317: Never Gonna Dance Again

We went to a wedding today — that of our friends George and Mitu — and it was a pretty spectacular affair. Given their respective families’ diverse cultural and religious backgrounds (civil ceremony, followed by Islamic blessing, plus traditional Bengali … Continue reading

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1316: Get Hype

I’ve written about this on at least one occasion before, but the fact that Breaking Bad is on television again has reminded me of the curiously inverted effect that hyperbole has on me. In other words, the more people waffle on about … Continue reading

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1315: Twitchy

I’m still thoroughly baffled by the phenomena that are Let’s Play videos and livestreaming of video games. In the latter case, I sort of get why it would be useful for e-sports — it allows audiences to watch matchups between … Continue reading

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