Archive for March, 2008

Jalopnik’s Top Ten Post-Apocalyptic Vehicles

Jalopnik’s Top Ten Post-Apocalyptic Vehicles

Thanks to Father for sending along Jalopnik’s top ten post-apocalyptic vehicles. The article has some pretty wild vehicles on there, most notably the bullet-shaped Dobbertin Surface Orbiter. I’d easily pick the Volvo C303 and the SportsMobile van over any of the other vehicles in the article. I was surprised that the Land Rover Defender wasn’t […]

Gary Gygax, July 27, 1938 – March 4, 2008

Gary Gygax, July 27, 1938 – March 4, 2008

Gary Gygax, creator of the Dungeons & Dragons and various other games, has passed away at the age of 70. I first played First Edition of D&D when I was probably seven years old, led by my half-brother who was visiting from college. In the next two-plus decades I played a variety of role-playing games, […]

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Beardaggedon

Beardaggedon

Last year I grew my facial hair out from the day after Thanksgiving to sometime in March-ish. It was nice, especially while riding my motorcycle when it was below freezing. The same thick hair on my arms and fingers that scares small children away protected my babysoft skin from the cold. I did it again […]