It's Friday morning, so time to take issue with two common beliefs: 1. “The whole problem with the world is that fools and fanatics are always so certain of themselves, and wise people so full of doubts.” In fact, numerous studies have shown that all people, including the wisest people in the land, tend to … Continue reading Two common beliefs that are problematic
Happy new year! This is an especially happy time for you, because you can download an entirely revamped thoroughly improved interactive story. And it's completely free! And it's playable on PC, Mac or any smartphone! So what is Jaguar? I'll try not to spoil it for you, but suffice to say, it's got intrigue. It's … Continue reading Updated Free Interactive Story – Jaguar
"I have never considered myself right, left or center. On some issues, such as law enforcement, I do sound like a Birchite: and on others, more like Fidel Castro after two quarts of Appleton’s rum." - these are the words of Truman Capote, the great novelist, spoken in 1968. The Birchites were an advocacy group … Continue reading Trump is a Centrist and Everybody is Wrong
Here are a few of my beliefs. Yes, I realise this is a narcissistic thing to do, but you guys keep feeding me with likes and love hearts. Nobody has any idea of what might happen tomorrow, or a year from now. Most of our conversations are after-the-fact explanations. These include mine. Clever people are often … Continue reading Munganism – The Philosophy of Mungo
Today I am going to talk to you about how to create a convincing and effective simulated reality. How can you make the experience as rich and engaging as possible? Suppose you were tasked with creating an experience that felt completely "real". What would it be like? "Reality" is a notoriously difficult thing to define, so instead … Continue reading How to Simulate Reality
This is Yvonne Craig, she was the original batgirl in the camp and ridiculous 1960s original batman series She was quite fetching. According to Wikipedia she was a philanthropist and advocate for workers unions, free mammograms, and equal pay for women. She was also a sexy green alien in the camp and ridiculous 1960s original Star … Continue reading Random sexy spotlight: Yvonne Craig
The other day a friend of mine found a cafe with an exceptional name. I had a little dance around it.