Guild Drama

Hell is other people. Be warned, this is a little ranty.  And by little, I mean it’s just a rant. I “run” a fleet (guild) in Star Trek Online.  I use the quotes because, for the most part, we’re a …

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The Book is Better

Books and movies are often linked. For many blockbusters, a book will be written to be released with the movie. Many popular books get made into movies (note to movie studios reading this, Aristeia would make a great set of …

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To Fat to Run

For the last year or so I’ve been running as part of my effort to lose some weight and get into a shape that is not round.  It’s gone reasonably well as I can now get through an entire 5k …

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Spacesuit Fiasco

I have another rant against Cryptic today. Seems to be a growing trend. This rant is about their recent addition of the spacesuits from First Contact.  Like most Star Trek, STO did not have any need for space suits (environmental …

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Comcast Sucks

Some of you may have seen me complaining about Comcast on Twitter last week. So I thought I’d explain the full extent of their suckiness. For a long time, my internet has had a tendency to not work at random …

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I Hate .rar

Seriously people, why can’t you compress your files into a .zip file like everyone else? Anyone can open a .zip file. But I can’t open a .rar file without getting a separate program. I don’t want to install random free …

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Ferengi Lockbox

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I’ve been playing STO lately since it is more forgiving for limited time. I’ve mainly just been running DOFF missions once or twice a day, but occasionally having enough time to do a STF. I managed to get the MK …

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Tipping

I worked in a restaurant for 6 years through high school and college. I wasn’t primarily a waiter, but I did do it on occasion. And I of course worked with many waiters/waitresses/servers (whatever you want to call them). Tips …

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Purple Haze

I’ve never been a huge fan of purple. Nothing against it, just wasn’t my favorite color. Unlike pink, which I detest. Until Attack of the Clones came out. Now, we’ll avoid talking about the prequels except to say that Mace …

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Free-Market Healthcare Can Kiss My Ass

This is going to be one of those posts where I don’t try to be reasonable and polite. I do apologize in advance. Give me universal, single payer health care and give it to me now. This idiocracy of private …

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