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November 26, 2006

Star Fox Assault: A Brief Review ()

by fluffy at 9:51 PM
Slippy is as useless and annoying as ever.

Wii only care about the games ()

by fluffy at 5:10 PM
Instead of waiting for a Wii, I decided to be like Retro Thing and just get a GameCube. GameCube + generic wireless controller + huge memory card + 3 games = $200. When I finally do get a Wii I can use the controller and memory card purchases to keep playing those games on a Wii.

Strangely enough, nobody carries the really good games (Wind Waker or either Metroid Prime) anymore. So I got Paper Mario, Super Mario Sunshine (why is that game still readily available?) and Star Fox Assault (why is that game still readily available?). Guess I'll have to go to my alma mater to get the games I really wanted. Oh well.

Also it turns out that all GameCubes made after May 2004 only support 480i, and s-video at best. No component video, and no S/PDIF, because "less than one percent of GameCube players used this feature." Annoying. Oh well. Yet another reason to get a Wii when it actually becomes available.

November 21, 2006

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November 20, 2006

Chardonnay ()

by fluffy at 7:59 PM
Amazing! There is such a thing as a good Chardonnay!

November 19, 2006

Mr Spots Chai House ()

by fluffy at 11:58 AM
On Friday night, I went to Mr Spots Chai House [sic] to see a freejazz band. It is a pretty awesome venue. It's a coffee shop, only with beer, and decent food portions! Amazing.

Anyway, I really like their music booking stuff; seems pretty good for a no-cover venue. I think I'll send them a demo CD. Or maybe go to one of their Thursday night open mic events and see if they like me that way (I wonder if I can convince the Thursday Night Drinking Club to make that a regular place).

November 13, 2006

Thanksgiving plans ()

by fluffy at 11:02 AM
Hm, I don't actually have any. Am I going to end up just eating a turkey burger alone again this year?

I still have frozen cranberry sauce left over from last year's foray into abject lonliness, at least.

November 11, 2006

Jamglue (, )

by fluffy at 3:04 AM
So, one of my former coworkers has been working on a startup called Jamglue, which is sort of like ccMixter only with a Flash-based mixing app built-in (the idea being that people can quickly throw together a mix or whatever). I've uploaded a bunch of my loops and song fragments to it, and people are doing some pretty cool stuff with it. I've also made a few mixes on there, one of which have been featured on a number of weblogs now.

November 6, 2006

Song Fight: Robot Baby ()

by fluffy at 11:19 PM
So, <3 and I have collaborated on a Song Fight entry this week (as So<kpupp3t). And this week it's MASSIVE. So listen to a few songs and vote for your favorite!

November 5, 2006

November 2, 2006