The Joys of Winter – Floridian Ski Trip Planning


The other day I had a very interesting encounter in a local thrift store. You see I was looking for a jacket to complete a cheap costume for a party when I was approached by a young woman. She wanted to know if I had ever been skiing, and if I could recognize some ski […]

Pop Danthology 2012 – Mashup of the “Greatest” Hits


Years ago I read the epic Dune series of books by famed author Frank Herbert. From the pages of his books I learned a great many things. I learned how to walk across open stretches of sand to avoid attracting the giant Shai-Hulud, and perhaps more importantly, the Bene Gesserit taught me about the power of music, […]

Tomb Raider – Lara Croft, The Booty and the Bow


As I write these words, I can’t help but wince at the anticipation of the beating I’m going to receive when my girlfriend notices this article. You see, she’s a huge fan of the series, and much like any fan who feels their beloved gaming franchise is being changed, she has her concerns. I can […]

Foster’s, Australian for Funny – Alan Patridge Returns

Alan Partrdige's Mid Morning Matters show

I remember seeing the “Foster’s, Australian for Beer” ads back in the day. Foster’s is a world famous beer sold in a number of countries and to my surprise, the beer is actually more popular in the UK than it is in Australia. As part of their advertising campaign, they’ve recruited Alan Partridge, a fictional television and […]

Cool Things to Find – Starring Curiosity, the Cat Killer


I’m generally not one for cutesy, animated videos, but this parody of “Dumb Ways to Die” features one of the catchiest songs I’ve heard in ages. It’s called Cool Things to Find, and it stars our favorite space faring friend, the ever exploratory Curiosity Rover. If you haven’t been following the news, Curiosity has done […]

Company of Heroes 2 – Pre-Alpha Gameplay Footage


Back in May of this year we showed you guys some of the first screenshots from Company of Heroes 2, Relic’s latest addition to the wildly successful Company of Heroes franchise. It’s been a long time coming too, with the first game having come out way back in September of 2006. I mean, that was practically right after […]