Diary of an Ass Monkey (assmonkeydiary) wrote,
Diary of an Ass Monkey

  • Music:

"I see your puny civilization has not yet discovered Fusion!"

Well, I invented rock n roll in 1916 and sent astronauts to Alpha Centauri in 1991. I fought just one war, briefly, against the French, during which I liberated the city of Lyons. And did I mention that every religion in the world was founded in my country?

Yes, I'm playing Civilization IV. My buddy Michael lent me his copy this weekend. Pretty fun. First game at Chieftain level went pretty smoothly, so I'll keep raising the level until I lose. I'm going to try Persia next, because I think their combination of Expansive and Creative sounds particularly advantageous for the sprawling empires I tend to create.


  • more hospital talk

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  • thoughts about Inception (SPOILERS)

    So, I thought Inception was pretty great. I'm not going to bother discussing what it's about, like I normally do, because frankly if you haven't seen…

  • more movies

    So, upon returning home from New York last week, the Q-Fest/Danger After Dark festival had begun here at home. On Friday, I saw a Greek film called…

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