Archive | August, 2010

Why Jean-Claude Van Damme is better than you

30 Aug
Cover of

Cover of Lionheart

Have you ever sat down and thought of the people who are far superior to you in every way?  If you have, I know Jean-Claude Van Damme’s name has come to mind more than one occasion.  I mean, if there was an award for the person that everyone should strive to be, Mr. Van Damme would have a stranglehold on it each year.  The “Muscles From Brussels” fears no man.  His sweat was harvested by the Hebrews to keep their lamps burning through the eight days of Hanukkah.  His movies are works of art on par with that of Pollack and Van Gogh.  Double rainbow, what does it mean?  It means you’ve been graced by the presence of Jean-Claude Van Damme (JCVD).  From Lionheart to Timecop, this man exudes excellence and relentless confidence.  Here is why he is better than all of us. Continue reading

The Ten Commandments of Facebook (via Yow Yow!)

23 Aug

Words we should all live by. Break these sacred laws at your own risk.

[according to The Frisky] For all the negative things one can say about Facebook, it would be hard to deny how easy the social networking site makes it to keep in touch with people. But wouldn’t it be so much nicer if all those people had to abide by a few rules of etiquette? After the jump, my proposed list of 10 commandments every Facebook user should be forced to follow or else suffer an eternal afterlife of emoticons and fundraiser pleas from … Read More

via Yow Yow!

Music that I don’t think sucks

14 Aug

I consider myself a music snob, of sorts.  When I hear some sweet tunage come on the radio, I go out and get the rest of that artist’s album.  When everyone else starts listening to their music, I have to look around for a cool, new person or band to rock out to.  Lately, though, I’ve grown out of that.  I’m finding stuff I dig and sticking with it.  Since I work the night shift, I have countless hours used for sitting around and jamming.  Here’s some of the stuff I load my iPod up with. Continue reading

Shows I’m digging right now

9 Aug

When I don’t have anything to do, I like to watch TV. I’m sure you’re like me and don’t like to stray from the usual suspects. I normally stick to Seinfeld reruns and Law & Order. I don’t like discovering new shows because in the end, they will just disappoint me. However, with the DVR, I don’t have to waste my time scheduling an appointment with a crappy show. On the bright side, I did find some good shows. Continue reading