Archive for February, 2012

My First Hours With Diablo III

My First Hours With Diablo III

I was a junior in college when the original Diablo video game came out from Blizzard Entertainment. The game puts you in the role of an adventurer fighting against the forces of Hell. The game primarily uses the mouse for movement, combat, and abilities. I remember watching my friend Roclar play it. “Okay, so there’s […]

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Burn-O-Ball Update

Burn-O-Ball Update

Almost four years ago I wrote about how to make “Burn-O-Balls,” simple firestarters constructed of a cotton ball and petroleum jelly. They seemed like a cost effective alternative to the similar objects that were packed in with my Spark-Lite lighter. I made a bunch, and put them in my home emergency kit, my car kit, […]

Posted in: preparedness