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Archive for October, 2004

Review of “The Last Starfighter: The Musical” —

Geekdom, extreme geekdom, does not just have depths, my friends; it has heights. 1982. Atari Games, to celebrate the creation of their Atari 2600 Pac-Man Game (which, I might add, was one of the most pathetic, slapdash, slipshod piece of programming ever to churn out of a development studio) held a massive “Pac Man Day” […]

BBS Documentary Now In Pre-Sale —

I’m staggering this information out slowly, but the BBS Documentary DVD set is now available for pre-order. The page to pre-order it from is Everyone who signed up to be notified is now notified. Basically, you can order my set from KAGI.COM and PAYPAL.COM. Between them, they can handle almost every major money transaction […]

The World’s Most Incredible Machine —

Imagine you have, in front of you, a machine. It is unlike any other machine in the world, although it might look like a lot of them. On this machine are your dreams, dreams you had about people you once knew and a life you once lived, or wanted to live. In these dreams, people […]

A Minor but Important Thing —

One of the advantages of going through my documentary and related DVD creation is that I get to put my personal mark or belief into the whole process. That is, at critical junctures where I saw things I didn’t like in documentaries and DVDs, I can now go “I will do this differently.” Or, maybe […]