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It’s my first gig. I’m at Angel Comedy, and it’s rammed. There are people standing, there are people being turned away from standing. The MC, Barry Ferns, has got the crowd properly warmed up. This is an audience that wants to be entertained, they want to laugh at every joke and…
This year at TI5, one of the star players on the winning team was a 16 year old kid named Syed Sumail Hassan (/Suma1L). Although Suma1L has no special skills distinguishing him from any other 16 year old, this past weekend he won 1/5th of a six million dollar pay out. I keep feeling like I have to specify “American Dollars”, because otherwise that looks so absurd, like I can imagine myself reading that out of context and saying, “wait, like six million Zimbabwean dollars, right?” How are we living in a world where a teenager is able to out-earn the vast majority of the American working population, playing a video game.Read more "Long Weekend, and An Update on Regular Programing"
Good afternoon, good evening and goodnight. Skip straight to Nessie if you wanna skip the messie, more personal side. It’s bad guys. For the past four days, I’ve done a lot of high level thinking, a lot of planning and organizing, but very little actual work got accomplished. Even on the blog post side, the […]Read more "DF: It’s Friday, Friday"
Reading back my first few posts, I just want to go on the record for one thing: I have no idea what I’m doing. My goal for the next ~12 months, is to exchange a boring real job for an awesome kiddie job, where I can play/talk about video games all day. I’m not sure […]Read more "DF: Hidden Side"
Not too personal, mind you, just weirdly personal. Like I don’t tell you about all of my abandonment issues, but I fill you in on my bizarre fascination with something called “milk frumping,” and we spend an unusual amount of time playing with each others toes.Read more "DT 2: Weirdly Personal"