You Always Were a Terrible Liar

I came across another hackneyed dialogue trope today while I was working. This one thudded from the mouth of a character the show, The Originals, which follows the adventures of some old-school vamps, wolves and demons bashing around in the Big Easy. Vampires. Werewolves. Witches. Original. Anyway, among the typical overwrought dialogue was this clunker: […]

Hello World Cup

I woke up this morning thinking about the Rubik’s Cube. There are hundreds of cube simulators out there, so you can try and solve one on your PC. I think that defeats the purpose of a Rubik’s Cube. A computer simulation denies you the effect of holding it in your hands, turning it over, inspecting it, wrapping your […]