Monthly Archives: November 2010

Worlds Within Us

“Go then. There are other worlds than these.” ~ Jake Chambers (via Stephen King), The Gunslinger If you have not read Stephen King’s Dark Tower saga, nothing in this post will make sense to you. I have been thinking a lot of the parallels between Second Life and the Tower, as well as the figure […]

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Being Thankful

To defeat zombie monkeys, you need ninja pirates, and those are pretty hard to come by. Why is life so hard? Oh, and whatever you do, don’t watch Dirty Jobs season 6 episode 3, “animal rendering”, okay? luvukthxbai! Sent from my iPod baybee!!!!11!!! ~ JTL In January it will be a year since JTL. I’m […]

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“Fate is nothing but the deeds committed in a prior state of existence.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson When I was little, my father was extremely fond of Don McLean’s American Pie album. Being a hippie child, I, of course, knew “American Pie,” the song, by heart, but my father maintained it was far from the […]

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How Can Second Life Stop Being the Paris Hilton Of VWs?

“I don’t really think, I just walk.” ~ Paris Hilton The twelfth episode of the eighth season of South Park (Stupid Spoiled Whore Video Playset) focused on the unfathomable phenomenon of Paris Hilton. Editorial on Paris aside, the scene of the episode that always resonates with me is near the beginning when “smart girl” staple […]

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The Last Time I Saw Dun Modr

“There are places I’ll remember All my life, though some have changed Some forever, not for better Some have gone and some remain” ~ John & Paul Salome’s Ode To Gaming Friendships and Virtual Places – Take 1 Having decided to give up on WOW and been through the detox phase with very little pang, […]

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