All entries for January 2008
January 25, 2008
(No, not you. Don't worry.)
There is only one group of people that deserve some form of pain more than Bill Gates/Microsoft, and that's the bastards who quit online games when they're losing...
I want my win, dammit!
January 16, 2008
Writing about web page http://youtube.com/watch?v=nSYEk0QnkGw
I've just found this video on YouTube. It makes for amusing watching, but probably not for the reasons its creators intended...
Scientology puzzles me. Setting aside for a moment the fact that it's nonsense - I mean, "setting aside for a moment any discussions on whether it's true or false" - I've always got the impression that Scientology's back story has a certain sci-fi feel to it. Now with that in mind, the fact the it was devised by a Science Fiction author is surely enough to make anyone suspicious of its validity... isn't it? And yet it actually has a decent sized following.
Maybe I can use this to my advantage...
People! I have seen the light! Much like the Pilgrims left England and settled in North America, so to did our ancestors many many millennia ago leave their home planet of Mars and settle here on Earth to start anew. And one day the descendants of those that stayed behind are going to come and reunite us and everyone will be happy and life will be wonderful*! But only if you give me lots of money*!
Are you convinced? No? Damn. Oh well, it was worth a shot...
* Not a guarantee...
The full MP3 is about a minute long and has the first 195 digits (including the 3), which is how much could fit in the folder name:
January 15, 2008
Writing about web page http://www.artlebedev.com/everything/optimus-tactus/
I tell a lie: this is the best keyboard ever.
It's still a concept at the moment, but I really hope they manage to get it into production.