Month: March 2008

Sunday 26 March 1665 (Pepys’ Diary) At noon home to dinner, my wife and I (Mercer staying to the Sacrament) alone. This is the day seven years which, by the blessing of God, I have survived of my being cut of the stone, and am now in very perfect good health and have long been; […]

The Lord of the Rings Online: Shadows of Angmar Re-review // MMO /// Eurogamer LOTRO looks absolutely, astoundingly right. Characters look correct, the world is beautifully crafted and enemies match the best drawings that the Tolkien Legendarium has attracted in sixty years. The Shire looks as good as the movies, Bree (though bigger than we […]

xkcd – A webcomic of romance, sarcasm, math, and language I think my most embarassing one has to be the entire Best of Bonzo Dog Doodah Band following in quick succession – nothing kills the mood like the Intro & Outro (“Please welcome – Adolf Hitler on vibes”) and then trying to save a situation […]

Heh. Reminds me of the fags in Fifth Element – y’know, the ones that are all filter and no ciggie and are in a red box warning you of imminent death on the wall. (Thanks Alec!)

For any users of Skype out there, my username is Griliopoulos. Duh. For MSN, it’s iddleyiddle at hotmail.com. For Google Talk it’s daniel.griliopoulos at gmail.com. On Xbox Live I’m OXM Grill (but email me first, as my list is always full.) On Lord of the Rings Online, I’m on Snowbourn and my name’s Warslow Wobbleguts. […]

Xbox 360 achievements let you get points that total up to mean exactly nothing. Hence, I feel no obligation to play games for achievements and even feel a little disgusted with myself for playing games with achievements. Hence, I don’t want to play Xbox 360 games. However… I also get a feeling whenever I’m playing […]