Reviewing an obscure 19th century sport, as described in an 1882 issue of Harper’s Young People.
Former First Lady Grace Coolidge was a big baseball fan. She was not, however, a fan of intentional bases on balls.
Wherein I try to understand how the post-superhuman Barry Bonds in 2006 and 2007 was walked almost as much as the record-breaking Bonds of 2001-2003 (not 2004… of course).
How I used a sticky note to hold an optical audio cable in place in my Yamaha soundbar after the optical audio cable door broke.
I was curious whether we would learn about the brown hair of the girl in The Girl I Like Forgot Her Glasses. Instead, we learn about the brown hair of the boy who likes her.
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These days people are worried about vaping in schools. But the controversy reminded me of a strange traditional smoking story from my middle school days (with a high school sequel).
On how to host avatars locally on WordPress AND redirect Gravatar requests locally for users without local avatars.
Remembering the time I inadvertently triggered the wrath of a video game character in Persona 3 FES and was forced to hang on for dear virtual life.
On noting the identical first names of the protagonists of two Midsummer visual novels I reviewed back to back (without knowing the names in advance).
I take a look at one of the best visual novels of the al|together set, featuring a terrific protagonist in Kasumi Kurasawa, broken phones, holograms, and growing up.
I have some notable site news to share and a good (albeit small) collection of articles from August 2023.