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Civ V Reading List

Wednesday, June 6th, 2012

Civilization did not spring fully conceived from the mind of Sid Meier back in 1991. It was an extension of his previous work such as Pirates! and more directly Railroad Tycoon. It was also influenced by the board game Civilization, it’s successors such as Advanced Civilization and to a lessor extent History of the World. Other influences came from the literary world…

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How’s this for a Chun Li costume?

Monday, June 4th, 2012

While I was trying to study, someone on Facebook posted a picture of what I thought was their friend dress as Chun Li from the video game Street Fighter 2. Turns out it was Yaya Han…

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First Civ V game in a long time

Wednesday, May 16th, 2012

Everyone else is talking about Diablo III, but I actually started my first game of Sid Meier’s Civilization V since 11-11-6…

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Awareness VS Revenge: An Illustrative Example

Monday, May 7th, 2012

As someone who has put up with a lot over the last few years and believes in generally treating people decently online and offline, I have to advocate trying to keep a positive attitude and walking away from most confrontations. Bite your tongue, turn the other cheek, and walk away. Disassociate with anyone who turns nasty and spiteful in your life…

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Who is Fussbett Sanitario?

Sunday, May 6th, 2012

And why do he and his buddies over at Caltrops.com find this acceptable online behaviour? Until this week I’d never bothered to read Caltrops.com or really look into who was running the website and why the hell they think they are so damn clever and superior to the rest of us lesser Internet users. Fussbett Sanitario seems particularly proud of his long association with Caltrops.com and is overly enamored with with the sound of his fingers hitting the keyboard. He’s also very attached to his online Internet handle and continually uses it or variants. He and his buddies also play online video games and chat using AOL Instant Messenger of all things. Using my renewed annoyance at Mr. Sanitario and his pals over at Caltrops, last night I did some investigating…

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Empires & Allies on Facebook

Thursday, July 14th, 2011

At some point, an old buddy of mine joined Facebook or found me on Facebook and then after that asked me to play Empires & Allies…

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Empire Online on your iPhone

Saturday, July 9th, 2011

Some time last week, or more likely the week before, I couldn’t sleep. So while lying in bed I used my iPhone and somehow it recommended I download a game called Empire Online…

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