Monthly Archives: December 2007

Tales of the Past III

Tales of the Past III By Martin Falch is a very well done, story heavy Warcraft movie. I highly recommend it.

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Paladin Ding 70

Andromache my AOE grinding paladin has now dinged level 70! I was a few bars short when I joined the fine folks at The Train for a run of Crypts. I didn’t manage to ding over but I AOE ground … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas to anyone out there reading this today. The daughter dragged me out of bed a bit after five am to open her stocking. She then got her brothers up so the whole family was opening presents at 6 … Continue reading

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Warrior (11/0/50)

I’m leaning towards a build such as this one for my warrior at 70. Warrior (11/0/50) – World of Warcraft. (Almost) everyone swears by Cruelty but I’m not really willing to spend the 5 points there. I may play around … Continue reading

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The Bourne Paranoia

John Scalzi has guest bloggers for this month. David Louis Edelman has written a very thought provoking take on the Bourne movies. This kind of runs parallel to some things I’ve been thinking, but I’m going to have to think … Continue reading

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BigRedKitty » BM Talent Spec Collage

BigRedKitty has a BM Talent Spec Collage up on his site. As always with his work, it looks good and I would recommend it to any hunters that are looking for a guide. Here’s how I’ve varied from his spec. … Continue reading

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ArcView Problems

Note to self – when ArcView starts screwing up out of the blue, don’t panic. Empty the local temporary files directory and try again. Doing this first will save a LOT of time.

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Free They Might Be Giants Podcast For Kids

Free They Might Be Giants Podcast For Kids | Geekdad from Wired.com might appeal to my kids.

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Engineers having fun: Eject! Eject!

Engineers having fun: Eject! Eject! – WOW Insider looks like something my dear wife might have fun with while she’s waiting for her raids to start.

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Raid Song of the Week #11 – The Highwayman

Big Bear Butt Blogger: Raid Song of the Week #11 – The Highwayman is one of my daughter’s favorite poems. Nothing like a gruesome mutual suicide for love to soothe a six year old to sleep. Mind you, for a … Continue reading

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Well Fed Buff: Winter’s Veil Bark

Winter’s Veil Bark from WOW Insider looks tasty. This looks like a recipe that that kids would have fun making. The tools: 1. Microwave or stove-top. 2. Two microwave-safe bowls, or two saucepans. 3. Two spoons. 4. Preferably, a mortar … Continue reading

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Ancient Game Binge: Achi | Geekdad from Wired.com

Ancient Game Binge: Achi | Geekdad from Wired.com looks like a good game for when the kids are getting impatient while waiting. It would be easy to improvise this with a sheet of paper and a pencil or pen. Now … Continue reading

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LEGO Holiday Train

LEGO Holiday Train | Geekdad from Wired.com looks like it would be a lot of fun. It’s not going to happen this year – maybe next Christmas?

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Chocolate Cheesecake Cupcakes

Writing macros, a series of lessons (7 of…) « Priestly Endeavors – a WoW Blog These sound tasty, but these cheesecake cupcakes seem easier to make. Oven preheated to 300 degrees F Pans: 6-cup cupcake/muffin tin; cake pan large enough … Continue reading

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Gearing My Hunter Up for Karazhan

I really doubt that my hunter will ever see the inside of Karazhan. She’s basically a duo character and spends her time grouped with Jaimie’s Diannia. BigRedKitty’s Gear Up for Karazhan post is a nice list of gear that I’ll … Continue reading

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Writing macros, a series of lessons (5 of…)

I like Priestly Endeavors’ way of setting focus in his post Writing macros, a series of lessons (5 of…). /focus [noexists,target=target][exists,dead,target=target][modifier:alt,target=target] which (if I’m reading it correctly) translates into: /focus **set focus target [noexists,target=target] **If I don’t have a focus … Continue reading

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Useful Warlock Macros

Yet Another Warlock Nerf: Useful Warlock Macros for when my little lock starts to level. Mind you I actually got him up to level 26 this weekend. Jaimie and I play team dot-fear-win (shadow priest and warlock) every now and … Continue reading

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Your Guild Forums Need a Thanks Thread

Girl Meets WoW: Your Guild Forums Need a Thanks Thread. Really there’s not much more to say. Mind you, this means that one of these days I need to actually set up a guild site…

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Kibler’s Bits and Sporeling Snacks

I haven’t seen this written up anywhere else, so I figure I’d do a quick post on pet foods. As far as I know the only two pet buff foods are Kibler’s Bits and Sporeling Snack. Note that you do … Continue reading

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Cool Tool: BookGem

Cool Tool: BookGem looks like something I’d use. I once made a lovely book stand out of some metallic strapping. The trouble is that I loaned it to someone and never got it back. I tried to make a new … Continue reading

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