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A Friendly Warning to Cheap-ass Moral Gamers Like Myself

Thursday, August 13th, 2009

I don’t download games illegally. Ever. I have my reasons. For one, smaller or indie developers need all the money they can get, and there’s simply no reason not to pay for (reasonably priced) gems like Braid or World of Goo. I feel less concern for big-name developers like EA or Ubisoft, but there my […]

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In case you were wondering…

Friday, January 9th, 2009

… I’m cut off from the rest of the world and have been so for two weeks. This time my ISP decided to switch to a new network. What network or why they’re switching is not clear. They also failed to warn their customers of this procedure. And why the fuck is switching networks taking […]

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Academic Year Roundup, part IV: Movies – Addendum

Wednesday, September 10th, 2008

I intended to write about this in the previous roundup post, but then I forgot. I said it has been a good year for movies, but that doesn’t mean there haven’t been any bad ones. As a matter of fact, I have seen a few films that could very well make it to my worst […]

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Academic Year Roundup, part IV: Movies

Tuesday, September 9th, 2008

The next academic year is drawing closer so I guess I better hurry up and finish this series of posts. So here’s the next one: the best movies of the year. #1 Juno This one’s a surprise in more ways than one. It was a surprise when I first noticed the internet buzzing with passionate […]

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Re: Goodbye E-leven

Wednesday, August 6th, 2008

Looks like I didn’t get cut off after all. Apparently E-even’s ADSL2+ infrastructure in Leuven was taken over by a company called “Free Belgian Network”, a new company created by the guy who created E-leven in the first place. I didn’t know that was even possible/legal. Anyway, from what I’ve heard the staff of E-leven […]

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