Archive for the 'Entertainment' Category

Minj Grille

Friday, February 16th, 2007

We finally made it to Minj Grille in downtown Greensboro, after having heard great things about it for the past year and a half. Steph and I went for dinner tonight, and it was incredible.
The chicken wings were perfect. Pleasantly spicy and sweet, the full-sized wings were light and crisp and delicious. We split a [...]

Cartoon: New Guy on the Set

Monday, February 5th, 2007

Cartoon: New Guy on the Set

Boston Held Hostage By Crazed Lite-Brites

Thursday, February 1st, 2007

Now that it turns out the bomb scare in Boston was nothing more than a TV promotion gone awry, it’s good to see that people are calming down. Oh, wait … never mind:
Assistant Attorney General John Grossman called the light boards “bomb-like” devices and said that if they had been explosive they could have damaged [...]

Wii Safety

Tuesday, December 5th, 2006

Recently, some pages from the Japanese version of Nintendo’s safety manual for the Wii turned up on the Internet. They provide some very sage – yet often bewildering – advice for using your Nintendo Wii.
Little did anyone know, there are some hidden dangers not covered in the manual. Fortunately, today at work we discovered the [...]

The Number of the Beast

Sunday, October 22nd, 2006

From my blog’s admin panel:

Somebody comment on something! Quick!

From Meme to You

Tuesday, September 19th, 2006

I haven’t ever participated in one of these memes before, but then again, I’ve never been asked. Now I find that Billy has tagged Joel and Joel has tagged me. So here are the questions, and my answers:
1: Do you like the look and the contents of your blog?
Yes. There are some tweaks I have [...]

OK Go – Here it Goes Again

Wednesday, August 9th, 2006

So far I’ve managed to resist posting any YouTube videos on my site. This video (and the song) is too good not to post.

The band is OK Go from Chicago. After seeing this, I downloaded the whole album from iTunes, and it’s excellent.

Idol Wannabes Explained?

Monday, July 31st, 2006

Dave over at Cognitive Daily has a possible explanation for why some of the more clueless American Idol rejects can’t accept the fact that they really can’t sing.

Retooling the Factory

Thursday, July 27th, 2006

I don’t often blog about work related items, but I thought folks might enjoy this. New and wonderful things are in the works over at my day job at The Iconfactory, and we’ve come up with a series of animations leading up to their unveiling. Start with Day 1 and work your way through the [...]

Greensboro’s Fourth of July Festivities

Tuesday, July 4th, 2006

We attempted to go to Greensboro’s Fourth of July Parade this morning. Unfortunately, we got out of the house a little late, and missed most of the actual parade. We did catch the tail end and found this guy bringing up the rear:

Fortunately, there was plenty more going on, so we made our way from [...]