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Another one of these

April 6th, 2004 · 5 Comments · Arcade Box, Potpourri

Next Friday night, April 16, 2004, there will be drunken gaming at my house. I have not yet okayed this with the roommates, so if any of them have any understandable objections, we’ll reschedule. However, tentatively, I have four confirmed nerds (guys at work) who wish to kill each other. If anyone else out there would like to join us, you’re welcome as all hell. Let me know.

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A sad day… Whenever it was.

October 6th, 2003 · 3 Comments · Arcade Box, Potpourri

Mason went so long without updating the Joke Analysis that I stopped checking for new ones regularly. I just checked today, only to discover that he has been shitcanned. That really sucks. The joke analysis was really the only part of NL I still read religiously. I hope he gets a new gig somewhere. My […]

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I feel accomplished

October 3rd, 2003 · 8 Comments · Arcade Box, Potpourri

After many hours of battle, I have defeated the Dark Side once again, er, beaten Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy. Don’t fuck with the Rodian with the green and purple lightsabers.

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Someone give us a much smaller projector

September 4th, 2003 · 5 Comments · Arcade Box, Potpourri

Power bill, due on the 18th: $357. Cost of a new, less power-consuming projector: $1300. Realization that I have personally used the projector, the total monthly use of which undoubtedly accounts for well over half of that bill, no more than 10 hours during the last billing cycle: Priceless. We need to do some calculating […]

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Obsession Update

July 9th, 2003 · No Comments · Arcade Box, Potpourri

I’m sitting here cramming for an exam, and while reading a PDF of lecture notes, I saw a guy with crimson hair and a dark grey robe spin across the page, a blue-flamed foot outstretched. Just before he landed, he used one fist to throw another blue fireball at the ground. He didn’t hurt anybody, […]

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