Last night, around 12:15 AM (which is prime time for me to be writing or programming), there was a completely random internet outage. This hasn't happened for about three years. So, after staring at my connection icon in shock for a moment, I forced myself to step back, sit-TF-down, and take a few deep breaths. I was present with myself and the world...
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I've spent a week now building up and burning down designs for a system; which has to be oh-so-close to the reality of a situation but no closer, has to be enjoyable to use, and has to be modular enough to stick into an arsenal of future projects. I won't bore anybody with the details; but a point comes when I have to...
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For a game in as much of a resource-starved post apocalyptic world as Mad Max, they seem to have one hell of a lot of dog food lying around.

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I discovered an antidote for Coca Cola today; but I was paid a small fortune to keep it secret. Twelve whole bucks. That's a lot in 1890s money.

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What amazes me is that anyone even allowed a man, with anger management issues like that, onto a spacecraft.

At least confiscate the light saber until the end of the trip. Seriously, he'll asphyxiate everybody.

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If you ask me, nightmares are just dreams which are especially good at their job.

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This blend is all right, but I'm dubious of any coffee that has to use a holiday as a qualifier.

I keep thinking, are they saying that it's too low quality to sell it any other time of year, or what?

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There's a lot to be said for good food, and its power to melt away the problems of the day with each passing bite. I made a Shepard's pie, two crust, the other day; with Dutch gravy and Italian sausage. I don't screw around when I'm cooking; nothing comes out of a can. The peas were frozen (good luck finding them...
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skeletechnic:
Thank you, @midnightsun ! It's kind of a family tradition for me. Southern French-American.
midnight:
Love it!
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If learned anything about myself this past Black Friday; it's that for a total misanthrope, I am an excellent salesman.

The rest is just, well, why I'm a total misanthrope.

midnight:
Ayyyye way to go🎉There's worse things to be lol