I Learned Something Today: Ice Hockey

It’s hard for many of my new friends to believe, but I used to be a pretty dedicated athlete. At one point I was actively playing 7 different sports (bowling counts, right?). One sport that always baffled me though was hockey. As a true American, I’ve never been a fan of soccer and hockey always… Continue reading

I Learned Something Today: Shadow Dancer

When I first considered the ramifications of a huge, shadowy evil organization going on a rampage, taking over airports, city streets and bridges and then taking civilians hostage and strapping them with explosives just to add insult to injury, the FBI’s Hostage Rescue Team was number one on my speed dial.  Unfortunately, I hadn’t taken into account… Continue reading

I Learned Something Today: NBA Jam

The month of March is my favorite time of year. Not only is it my birthday month, it is also the month of madness. The NCAA tournament started yesterday and, with it, brought loads of excitement. Buzzer beaters, blowouts, and major upsets are a part of every tournament, yet if you aren’t properly prepared for… Continue reading

I Learned Something Today: Mortal Kombat

We live in a world of violence. It permeates throughout society in a myriad of ways. There’s a saying in the television news industry, “If it bleeds, it leads,” putting violence at the forefront of every newscast even before the kiddies go to bed. That’s not to say that everyone has violent tendencies, though. Some… Continue reading

I Learned Something Today: Final Fight

Crime doesn’t pay, but despite that it continues to infest my streets. Perhaps I’m wrong, perhaps crime does pay but that doesn’t mean its the right thing to do. I’m tired of stepping over doped up transients and wiping away the tears of orphaned children. I decided that it was time for me to take… Continue reading

I Learned Something Today: Torchlight

There is a lot of evil just below the earth’s surface. I went wandering around a local mine, and didn’t come out for days. Seriously, I don’t think the thing ever ends, and every time I go in, it’s a little bit different. If I didn’t have other responsibilities I don’t think I would have… Continue reading