Sigh
By Dwip April 28, 2010 at 4:24 am Comments (2) RSS Feed for this post

You know, I haven’t been living in a void the past few years, so I’m reasonably aware of the less than stellar reputation EA enjoys amongst the masses. That said, I guess I naively supposed that even they wouldn’t stoop to turning cherished icons of my childhood into what looks to all the world like an Evony clone. Now I know, I guess.


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Quite the Fine
By Dwip April 24, 2010 at 2:01 am Comments (1) RSS Feed for this post

This is a little old, but it amuses my inner librarian. Which isn’t all that inner, but you knew that: Quoth the BBC – Librarians in New York’s oldest library have uncovered a surprising borrower with overdue books: George Washington. The first president of the United States of America borrowed two books from the New York Society Library in 1789 but failed to return them. Adjusted for inflation, he has since racked up $300,000 (£195,000) in fines for being some 220 years late. The New York Society Library says it will not pursue the fine. It would simply like the books back.


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On Video Games
By Dwip April 7, 2010 at 11:28 pm Comments (0) RSS Feed for this post

[19:37] serenadingwords: You should actually update your blog one of these days. Yes, yes I should. Without boring you with the details, let us just say that other things of some import have been occupying my time as of late. I think I can find some time to talk about some stuff, though.


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