Monthly Archives: June 2014

Weekly Round-Up for 29 June 2014

“When I’m Small” by Phantogram. I said I had to check this group out. On the way to the Canadian Aviation Museum with my girls last week, this came on the radio. It caught my attention and I made a … Continue reading

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What Would Dumas Do?

Sometimes I don’t feel like writing for RPGs. This is happening less and less, but it still happens. The other night I went back to a story tentatively titled “Boltcutter” about mercenaries returning to an African country in which they … Continue reading

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Weekly Round-Up for 21 June 2014

“Ways to Go” by Grouplove. This was the earworm of the week for me.  It popped up on the radio a few times and then when I was listening to streaming music at work (I’m a bad, bad man), it … Continue reading

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Far Strike Cry Back

Last week was a bit odd. I had an intersection of TV, computer games, and Africa. I got a chance to see the first two episodes of season three of Strike Back and I picked up the game Far Cry … Continue reading

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Doomsday

Doomsday is a kind of post-apocalyptic movie from the director of Dog Soldiers, Neil Marshall. I’ve pretty much liked every movie that Mr. Marshall has directed and this is no exception. I call Doomsday “kind of post-apocalyptic” because really only … Continue reading

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Weekly Round-up 15 Jun 2014

So, while I’ll still tag these posts as Sunday Six, let’s re-brand them weekly round-up. Here are some things I’ve seen, read, listened, or otherwise enjoyed this past week. I really struggle to come up with six things, especially when … Continue reading

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The Sum of All Fears

I am a fan of both spy movies and the Jack Ryan series in particular. That said, the reviews for the Sum of All Fears had me avoiding the movie until I saw it up on Netflix. This is the … Continue reading

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False -cough- Alarm – cough-

It turns out my wife does not have pneumonia. Some issue with reading the X-ray. Still, she’s coughing like crazy, though less crazy than before. Less crazy is good, right? I had four days of fever, chills, and other unpleasant … Continue reading

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Because A Sick Wife Ain’t Trouble Enough.

Yeah, so my wife got a diagnosis of pneumonia. She’s on antibiotics – only one day so far – and no change. She has been suffering for four weeks. I got a cold on Saturday, just some light coughing. Now I’m … Continue reading

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Review: Badges of Fury

Wow. That was . . . a movie. I think. My wife and I wanted to watch something on a Friday night, and this one was available on Netflix. We can always agree on a Jet Li movie, but this wasn’t … Continue reading

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