Windows

You know I knew I was pissed off at Windows. Heck, that’s why I bought a Mac. But I’d forgotten how pissed of I really was. I decided to clean out my disk pile – I was thinking of installing Windows 98 under Virtual Box, and I knew that my Windows 98 CDs were in […]

Decisions

I’m not doing FilKONtario this year. I’ve been thinking about this a lot, and it’s just not practical. There’s just too much walking at the hotel, and not enough places where I can sit comfortably. Heather suggested that I just park myself in the main function space, but the chairs in there aren’t comfortable. If […]

Hot times in Ohio

For those of you in Ohio, you should check out this story: http://www.theinquirer.net/gb/inquirer/news/2008/03/17/ohio-voting-machines-declared It’s about voting machine problems. Isn’t it wonderful – I’m in Ontario, found this link to this story on Groklaw, followed it to The Inquirer (which is in England), and it’s about voting machines in Ohio, the home of OVFF! Thank god […]

Pain, pain, pain

Last Wednesday I saw the pain doctor. Result is I’m now on Ocycontin, which I am told is known as hillbilly heroin. It is helping a bit, provided that I don’t do anything. The doctor also perscribed me break through pills. Percoset. Now I was on Percoset when I had my wrist surgery, and at […]

Gary Gygax

Gary Gygax. Now there’s a name I have not heard for a long time. Got home from work today, and Heather told me he’d passed away. For those few who don’t know, Gary was one of the people responsible for the massive popularity of Role Playing Games – in fact his gaming group invented the […]