On Video Game Nostalgia

One of the things I hate more than anything in the world are hypermasculine, manly-man stereotypes. I can't stand them, and I do everything in my power to subvert them whenever possible. So when I got an email about a service called Man Crates, you can understand that my first reaction was...umm...what? Now, this is not a [...]

FitDesk 2.0 Exercise Bike Review

If there’s a single piece of exercise equipment I wish I could put in every home in America, it’d be something like the FitDesk.

Making Bad Choices

Today is a beautiful day--the middle of November and 61 degrees at 5:30am. I woke up, got out of bed, and put on my coffee and oatmeal. This is the routine that I follow on any day that I get up and run. Except that today, I didn't run. I sat on my exercise bike, [...]

Ten Years of World of Warcraft. OMG!

I started playing World of Warcraft when it was still in beta 10 years ago. Until the end of Cataclysm, I maintained a pretty steady subscription to the game. It was only after I killed Deathwing that I decided the game was no longer as fun for me anymore. But with the 10th anniversary right around [...]