I’d ramble about the recycled art in this one (panels 4 and 6), but I am very sleepy at the moment.
Anyway, the story below is a 100% true thing that happened to me sometime around 1981.
Mom is driving Shamus and Patrick past the Veterans Hospital. Shamus is about 10 years old and Pat is about 8.
Mom: (Nodding towards the hospital.) Looks like they finished building the gazebo.
Patrick: Who built it?
Mom: The veterans. Someone decided it would be a good thing for the patients so have a project, so they built that gazebo.
Shamus: (Looking at all the many cars in the parking lot.) Which one is the gazebo?
They still tease me about this from time to time.
The Loot Lottery
What makes the gameplay of Borderlands so addictive for some, and what does that have to do with slot machines?
The Middle Ages
Would you have survived in the middle ages?
Steam Summer Blues
This mess of dross, confusion, and terrible UI design is the storefront the big publishers couldn't beat? Amazing.
There are two major schools of thought about how you should write software. Here's what they are and why people argue about it.
Diablo III Retrospective
We were so upset by the server problems and real money auction that we overlooked just how terrible everything else is.