Archive for 2008

The Shield: Series finale.

Wednesday, November 26th, 2008

As usual, the title should have already told you this is a spoiler–if you’re still reading and you don’t want to know what happens to Vic Mackey and his crew… you should stop now.
Seriously.
Ok. Now that I didn’t see coming. I thought for sure when Shane did the coke that he was gearing […]

“Best sushi in the Triangle” title changes hands.

Wednesday, November 26th, 2008

Tokyo Fun
4325 Highway 55th
Durham, NC 27701
(919) 544-9696
Every once in a while an old champion flags and an upstart surges ahead. But sometimes, you get an even better surprise–a newcomer that, for some reason, has got /serious/ game and comes out a smidge ahead, with a venerable old favorite finishing gracefully a step behind, but […]

Second Life: My first (truly) negative experience.

Sunday, November 23rd, 2008

First things first–if you’re in Second Life, I highly recommend you avoid any land rentals from:

Xael Aeon
Rainbow Estate Land Sales
Communal Waters

Here’s why:
The short version: Xael Aeon is a greedy asshole.
The long version:

I paid L$20,000 to rent an Open Space Sim (OSS) from Xael Aeon on Nov 3, 2008 for the period of 29 days.
It […]

Restaurant review: Sono sushi

Thursday, March 13th, 2008

http://www.sonoraleigh.com
For several years now, I’ve had an bunch of friends that get together about once a month to consume vast quantities of raw–and cooked–fishies. Our group’s been going out long enough now that we’ve tried a good number of the sushi places in the area… and we all have our favorites.
When we can’t all […]

Not dead? No.

Monday, March 10th, 2008

Contrary to the actual appearance of this blog, I am still alive over here in my little corner–medium-sized corner?–of the internets.
What conspires to keep a random blogger down? Mostly, the fact that I spend a good portion of my day at work staring at a similar interface and don’t want to continue looking at […]