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Six of the Best/Worst lists

SIX OF THE BEST… things about fidget spinners

Look, before you rage-quit this column, hear me out. For a long time I thought spinners were just another fad that was adopted by people who wanted to make a quick buck. I mean, the [...]

By |July 26th, 2017|Six of the Best/Worst|0 Comments

SIX OF THE BEST… numbers on Dark Matter

Dark Matter is a Canadian sci-fi show that is aired in the US by SyFy. It's in its third season, and is stronger now than it was in the beginning. So far I liked season [...]

By |July 19th, 2017|Six of the Best/Worst|0 Comments

SIX OF THE BEST… memories I have of watching GLOW

I think it's safe to say that most Americans have Netflix. And because Netflix isn't stupid, when they come out with a new show that they produced, they put it where you'll see it. Therefore, [...]

By |July 12th, 2017|Six of the Best/Worst|0 Comments

SIX OF THE WORST… ways to get me to come back to your website

Insofar as the internet goes, I'm pretty old -- I'm 39, and have been online for more than half my life, ever since my parents' friend created a CompuServe account for me. I've seen a [...]

By |July 5th, 2017|Six of the Best/Worst|0 Comments

SIX OF THE BEST… things about getting a new phone

A couple of weeks ago, I did the unthinkable: I dropped my phone in the toilet. Fortunately it was IP67-rated, which meant that I could fish it out (yuck), wash it off, clean it with [...]

By |June 28th, 2017|Six of the Best/Worst|0 Comments

SIX OF THE BEST… things I found while packing for my upcoming move

My family is moving to a new house in two days, and when you move, you have to pack. When you pack, you find things that you'd forgotten even exist. When my wife went through [...]

By |June 21st, 2017|Six of the Best/Worst|0 Comments

SIX OF THE BEST… Heinlein books that deserve to be made into Netflix serieses

According to Wikipedia, the prolific author Robert A. Heinlein had six movies made from his works. But he wrote dozens of them, and in each one you can see how he constantly updated his vision [...]

By |June 14th, 2017|Six of the Best/Worst|0 Comments

SIX OF THE WORST… things about the new Wonder Woman movie

Buckle up, nerds, because I'm about to shatter your illusions about the "awesome" new Wonder Woman movie that hit theaters last week. There will be spoilers aplenty. If you haven't seen the film and don't [...]

By |June 7th, 2017|Six of the Best/Worst|0 Comments

SIX OF THE BEST… things I’m looking forward to in my new house

I bought a house last week. Or, more accurately, I bought the right to pay the bank for a house that I will be occupying for a long time. Maybe forever. There are a lot [...]

By |May 31st, 2017|Six of the Best/Worst|0 Comments

SIX OF THE BEST… lessons learned from the things in my cubicle

I work in a cubicle. It's an open cubicle, so I'm not isolated or anything, but it's still a cubicle. I sit here for about nine hours a day, minus meetings. So of course I'm [...]

By |May 24th, 2017|Six of the Best/Worst|0 Comments