The writers for the website "Comicdom Wrecks", for the last few months, have picked an episode or 2 of a cartoon and written about it; this happens every Saturday morning. When there is a 5th Saturday in a month, we will get together, watch cartoons, and do a live commentary/review on them. Yesterday was the … Continue reading “Podicus Wrecks”: ‘Saturday Morning Cartoons #22’
Oh, Harry Dresden. I'm trying to stay in your corner but you are making it very hard to do so! Harry Blackstone Copperfield Dresden. Yes, his middle names were based on 2 "magicians". Speaking of magicians, Dresden is that: a magician, living in Chicagoland, working as a Private Investigator. He, like all magicians of Jim Butcher's Dresden … Continue reading (Almost) Rooting Against the Protagonist: Harry Dresden
"Enter The Cyborg" got a makeover! I felt like the blog had too many redundant categories, with posts that were tagged in way too many of those categories. So, I spent large chunks of the last 3 days redesigning the page - thank you, case of the Pink Eye. Some categories were merged, some were … Continue reading A New Look!
Part of the weekly homework assignments for my "Intercultural Communication" class is to watch a video (or set of videos) relating to the topic that we are studying, One of the 8(!) videos for the unit on 'Perception' is from Syrian-born, spoken word poet, Amal Kassir. It is a 16 minute video from the TEDx … Continue reading “What’s Your Name?”
Another of the "On This Day" posts from Facebook Land was "25 Random Facts". It was a series of 'random facts', posted as a status, by a few friends from 2009. I got tagged in a few of these statuses; I did something similar but can't seem to find the post. So, here is an … Continue reading 25 Random Facts
Song: Funky Porcini - Long Road I have spent the last 5 or 6 days, looking over old posts and reading some notes from previous "Podicus Wrecks" episodes. For the last part of my Look Back To 2017, here are some Top 10 lists for your reading pleasure... after the break. Favorite Sports Moments It's … Continue reading Top Lists of 2017
Just some of the news stories and happenings in 2017, a lot of which I wrote about in posts this year: January: I continued a then-months-long war with my foot; I started my 2nd semester at WKU, but it was not a good start; Donal.... Pardon me. Donald Trump was inaugurated as the President of the … Continue reading Review of 2017, Part 2: Recap and 2018… Resolutions? Wish List?