May
25
2019
1

Book of the Week: Night Watch.

Why Terry Pratchett’s Night Watch? Because it is the Glorious 25th of May. And in memory of the man, here is a link to the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America.

May
25
2019
1

Item Seed: Eggplant Bombs

Eggplant Bombs

Solanum melongena ruptio

They’re not very explosive.  No shrapnel, either.  They’re just eggplants that have been treated with Vita-Rays to well beyond the Royal Biological Artifice Society’s recommended guidelines for enhanced vegetables.  To activate an Eggplant Bomb, simply press the pre-installed button to inject vinegar to the Bomb’s insides, smack the Bomb smartly to start the chemical reaction inside, and throw very, very hard.

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May
25
2019
0

My mini-review of Detective Pikachu.

Short version: I liked it, and so did the kid. Well, one of them. The other one went home with Mom because this was an experiment.

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May
25
2019
0

Off to see Detective Pikachu! …Hopefully.

My kids want to see Detective Pikachu, but my kids also don’t like going to movie theaters. So this might be what we in the business call an ‘adventure.’ Wish me luck!

May
25
2019
0

Revised Patreon short story ‘Simmons’ Book’ is up on Patreon.

Amazing what nine hours sleep can do, hey? Although I’ve been fixing ‘Simmons’ Book’ for a week or so. I think that it works a lot better now, so check it out if you’re a Patron. And if you’re not a Patron? Well:

Patreon!

May
24
2019
0

I think… I am going to bed early.

We had date night tonight, I had a beer, then I walked a couple of miles for Pokestops and now I am exhausted. And it’s a holiday, so… good night.

May
24
2019
2

Saw the new ‘Picard’ trailer a few times.

Figured out what bugged me about it.

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May
24
2019
4

Tweet of the Day, A True Breakthrough In Robots Imitating Humans edition.

I, too, am astounded at how well this models. It’s freaking uncanny, really. Ah, this brave new world…

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