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Twilight:2000 Cheap

Happened to notice that PDFs of the entire run of first edition the Twilight:2000 role playing game are available for only $40 at RPGNow. For five years the armies of the world have fought back and forth across Europe. Three years ago the missiles started flying. Most countries were hit hard in the nuclear exchange, […]

Into the Looking Glass by John Ringo

Was in a rush to download an audiobook to listen to and basically chose this one at random. I haven’t reached the end yet, but I can already give it a Murdoc recommendation. It’s not really “heavy” or “deep” or “hard” SF, but it’s got a lot of good stuff and most of the military/gun […]

Green Police

Haven’t had time to look around for commentary on it, but is Murdoc the only one who didn’t think that “Green Police” commercial [was all that] funny? UPDATE: First, Smallest Minority is talking about it. Second, here’s the commercial: Third: Somewhere I saw this: Buy guns not Audis

Hidden? What do you mean ‘Hidden?’

Does ‘Avatar’ Contain Hidden Messages? Since it opened last week, James Cameron’s much-anticipated film “Avatar” has won praise from movie critics and been a juggernaut at the box office. But some who have seen the film say that it contains hidden messages that are anti-war, pro- environment, and perhaps even racist. “Hidden” would mean that […]

The Night the Reindeer Died

Speaking of movies that have a few issues: Just watched Scrooged last night with the wife. I had liked it when it first came out, thought it was terribly dated and less-than-funny when I bought the DVD and watched it again, and now think it’s pretty entertaining. The promo for The Night the Reindeer Died […]

Avatar 3D

Saw it yesterday (regular theater 3D version, not IMAX) and thought it was excellent. Think Dances with Wolves with aliens instead of Indians. The animation was excellent (astounding, really) except for a couple of scenes where characters are climbing something. I don’t know what it is about CGI effects and climbing. They almost always look […]