Monthly Archives: May 2008

Metallica, behind the times, and late to the party… big surprise.

Metallica, late to the party as usual… I got into Metallica with the “Black” album, and then migrated backwards to the beginning as I could afford to buy more music.  Honestly, Napster didn’t mean much to me – when it … Continue reading

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Which is the bigger danger?

Drinking and driving, smoking, or crystal meth? I find it completely ABSURD that it is easier to buy alcohol and cigarettes than it is for me to buy Sudafed. If I buy too much alcohol, I’m an alcoholic or a … Continue reading

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You know what really grinds my gears?

When I’m out in public, at a movie, or in a store, and someone is loudly criticizing something – just for the sake of doing so.  IMHO, a person doesn’t come off as witty or intelligent by proving just how … Continue reading

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GTA4… Poop.

Took a break from the Wii for a bit to fire up the 360 and see if there was any replay value to GTA:IV so far… Found another thing that annoys me… where’s the tank? Where’s the military vehicle selection? … Continue reading

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A sad day for radio…

With the Sirius XM merger on the horizon…somewhere, I almost forgot about the old Howard Stern / O&A rivalry.  Today though, listening to O&A’s show – I heard something and it annoyed me enough to change the dial from that … Continue reading

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No, *I* am a poet.

Nothing can perish until it survives Once friends into lovers, then torn into lies. A flame without passion is simply hot air, What more can I say? You just were not there. I’ll give you 4 stanzas, in this my … Continue reading

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GTAIV – Lieberman would be proud.

Just finished the storyline based portion of GTA IV, and to that end – I am not disappointed. The plot in this game was much deeper than any of the previous titles, and I definitely enjoyed the ‘choose your own … Continue reading

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Wii – Like to Play

So after hearing about the thing from coworkers and friends since it came out, I finally decided to get my own. I saved a few bucks, and some patience, and picked up a used unit over at Gamestop in Middletown. … Continue reading

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Koopa you little prick…

I haven’t said that in nearly 20 years. Picked up a Wii, haven’t put down the wheel yet. I’ll put up a review later, I just need to go teach that lizard prick a lesson.

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I think I’ll try Firestone…

Caught someone going off about the Firestone corporation today, and asked what they were talking about. Stop Firestone So apparently Firestone gets all of the latex for its tires from Liberia.  They pay a pittance to lease the land, and … Continue reading

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