Have I mentioned that I am kickboxing? I never realised that it would be this much fun. All week I am hanging out for Saturday, I even train in the gym, which is not like me. I am not exactly at the stage where I can start fights at the pub, but when I am… Continue reading Jean-Claude Van Darryn
I have been playing the MP Test of Battlefield 1942 and I am hooked. It is much more realistic than your Wolfenstein or DoD, or even MOHAA. Tobruk is like Tobruk. Wake Island is like Wake Island. Kirsten will probably have nightmares after seeing a German corpse loll back with fixed dead gaze towards me.… Continue reading My next purchase : Battlefield 1942
I just got a takeout coffee. It came with a lid. The lid has the word “DETPACK” stamped in the top. This concerns me. Is the apparently plastic lid really made of plastique? Am I in danger? Why didn’t they put one of those retun air holes on the other side of the lid? Why… Continue reading Danger Coffee
I just finished walking back to the hotal after the X-Box party at Festival Hall. This is the Brisbane version of the old Hordern. The night was better than I expected.There were: BBQs Open Bars Actors wearing (presumably) X-Box character costumes 4 Bevan bikies, with Molls, riding through the crowd A tattoo booth (I got… Continue reading Angry Anderson
Today I came across something that you don’t see too much of these days: rhyming slang. A courier was delivering paper to my office and complaining about the lack of parking, at least, I think that was what he was saying. He wanted to know “where d’ya put yer jam jar?”. I told him to… Continue reading Plates of meat
Desperate times lead to desperate measures. It is Saturday night and there is no beer. There is only OP Rum. There are also a lot of lemons. An frozen diet coke. The Lemon Thunder: IngredientsThe Juice of one lemonA lidful of Rumfrozen diet coke MethodAdd to glass in order, from top to bottom.
Think of a version of ‘Saving Private Ryan’, but without the suspension of disbelief, and with another hour tacked on. Nick cage must have killed 600 Japanese soldiers in this movie, most of them whilst he lacked a sense of balance. This only seemed to make him angry and also forced him to use his… Continue reading Windtalkers: I suck signed John Woo