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Six of the Best/Worst lists

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

SIX OF THE BEST… ways to stay unhappy

Americans are not happy people. This is not a political statement (although it certainly could be, especially with the news that's been coming out about the president over the past week, or month, or quarter). [...]

By |May 17th, 2017|Six of the Best/Worst|0 Comments

SIX OF THE BEST… things about One-Punch Man

Recently Netflix recommended to me a show called One-Punch Man. Here is the description: The most powerful superhero in the world can kill anyone with one blow. But nothing can challenge him, so he struggles [...]

By |May 10th, 2017|Six of the Best/Worst|0 Comments

SIX OF THE BEST… abandoned column ideas

I've been writing this column for more than three years now. I'm actually kind of amazed that I haven't stopped doing it. But that's beside the point. What I'm actually saying right now is that, [...]

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