Perhaps tomorrow, I’ll write a real post. Until then, please enjoy this hand-picked collection of randomly stumbled links of mild interest.
20 Technothriller Tropes We Hope Never To See Again
- It’s like the Evil Overlord list, but for thrillers.
- Stories We’ve Seen Too Often
- And I wonder why I can’t come up with any good ideas of my own. I can think of too many bad ones!
- Neoclassical Roleplaying Games
- A provocative comparison of the iterations of D&D (and others) to artistic movements. If true, then we’ve got some interesting stuff ahead of us.
- Brand New Antique Humanoids
- A warehouse of forgotten Atomic Age robots has been discovered in Japan.
- Efficient LEGO Storage
- Most useful, as I have recently been diagnosed with acute LEGOmania.
- Things I Won’t Work With
- In summary, don’t work with anything that contains too much nitrogen, and/or anything that smells like Hell’s Dumpster.
- FORA.tv – MythBuster Adam Savage’s Colossal Failures
- If you don’t fail, you don’t learn. And sometimes, all you can do is apologize.