Audible’s monthly subscription price is stupid

Audible is a company under Amazon that produces and sells spoken-word entertainment, specifically, unabridged audio versions of books. Why read a book when you can listen to a book? This method of reading comes in handy when you’re driving somewhere or doing some type of manual labor. I also like to listen to a good … Continue reading “Audible’s monthly subscription price is stupid”

Nintendo Switch goes live… sort of

Nintendo’s newest console/handheld gaming system Nintendo Switch was released last night for retail sale. People were lined up for hours before the midnight release in hopes of scoring the chance to pay $299.00 for a system. Nintendo’s website for buying a Switch has links to retailers: Amazon – Sold Out. They have a link to … Continue reading “Nintendo Switch goes live… sort of”

I have joined Croc nation

Some may say that I have given up on life. I say that I have purchased a pair of lightweight, breathable, durable, water-friendly, and easy to clean clogs. I just now bought a pair of Croc Classic Clogs on Amazon. Thank’s to the magic known as Amazon Prime, Amazon will deliver them to me on … Continue reading “I have joined Croc nation”

Thrasher Suit Batman Deluxe Figure by Greg Capullo

DC Collectibles released an action figure of Batman in his Thrasher Suit. The special suit first appeared in Batman vol. 2 issue #8. In the book, some Jehovah Witness folks knock on the front door of Wayne Manor and are greeted by Batman in a special armored suit. At least, that’s the way I remember it. … Continue reading “Thrasher Suit Batman Deluxe Figure by Greg Capullo”

Verizon DSL: Life in the slow lane

About a week ago, my wife Sheri and I noticed a problem streaming to the living room TV. For some reason, we couldn’t watch Amazon, Hulu, HBO Go, or even YouTube using our Roku device without constant buffering. We have the Roku connected to the Internet via a wireless connection to our router. To help … Continue reading “Verizon DSL: Life in the slow lane”