Kids these days no longer use lockers, apparently.
Flophouses, Scientologists, mysterious strangers, Italian sex films, and more from the second-worst winter of my life.
Last Chance For Football Until August (September if you don’t count pre-season games)
So you’ve played One Night Ultimate Werewolf? Try One Night Ultimate Alien!
Saul takes on Linky Friday….
On keeping up with naan.
Saul learns his class position in the art world.
Not as extensive as Oscar Gordon would provide, but he’s off doing techie things instead of reading about them.
The Evangelicals are Hypocrites and In other news Franco is still dead.
Let’s get ready to Royally Rumble
But ones that rely upon “order of operations”
A look back at some of the movies that stood out in 2017
Some weeks you cram 35 hours of work into 40.
Some weeks you cram 60 hours into 55.
To my mother and many women like her, Ursela Le Guin was the feminist writer that inspired them.
Aly Raisman’s righteous anger at Larry Nassar was deserved. So to was her righteous anger at the system that aided and abetted him. But only one of those is going to get the attention that it deserves.
We interrupt this regularly scheduled Sunday post with a magic way to put on a duvet cover
Also, how to fold a fitted sheet
Middle Earth: Shadow of War first impressions
(Also, some musings on games that don’t understand their source material)
Based on a true story that definitely happened. Definitely.
Doing stuff in, like, a half dozen tabs while music is playing.
And Chicken Tikka Masala is one of the tabs.
This year will be a crucial one for the New York-based company.
But an Empire, in the same sense that a chihuahua is a dog.
Busy 6 weeks ahead, since a coworker has decided to leave, and I am inheriting his project.
Nothing Rhymes with Orange, by Adam Rex
One of those moments in table-top gaming that has you giggling for weeks
Moira Donegan has acknowledged having created the Shitty Media Men list. She should be lauded for doing so. Her detractors though? They deserve nothing of the sort.
Getting back on the wall.
A look at the ways we are taken care of – and not taken care of – when we are sick.
In war there is no wrong, there is no right, and only the Devil can sleep at night.
The Golden Globes are the Royal Rumble to the Oscars’ WrestleMania
Games that make you smarter despite yourself.
(On Opus Magnum.)
Revisiting the original in light of the upcoming live-action adaptation
Recovering from the hangover of the holidays.
And talking about New Year’s Resolutions.
In which an economist looks at one of the seminal science fiction works of the 20th Century.
Short and sweet, kind of like how my holiday vacation has felt (how did I manage to get very little of what I wanted to do, done?)
How Pixar got their groove back.
Tharsis: it’s like a survival horror version of Yahtzee only with sci-fi elements.