Things I Can’t Get Over: This Guy’s Voice

I recently rediscovered this classic viral video: Church singer James Canupp, in a bit of Dunning–Kruger effect delusion, belts out his falsetto without concern for tempo or key.  It’s bad — one of those feel-good cringe videos where best intentions are met with harsh reality.  He mentions Brian Free at the beginning.  I had never …

Who is to blame for hobbling the hobby?

Recently on one of our Retro Gamers Society groups, a member posted the following question: It’s a common refrain in online retro gamer groups.  Talk of “dirty resellers” ruining the hobby.  “Discussion is dead, killed by the almighty dollar!” they shout. My reply was one part snark and one part truth, but it does feel like something …

Just a gif of me making mayo

Nothing more than that. Are you out of mayo? Use one part eggs to three parts oil (I use peanut or olive), a couple squirts of mustard, a pinch of salt and paprika, and a stick blender to make mayo in 16 seconds.