Sorry about all of the Batman related posts (who am I kidding? Nobody reads this anyway). I ended up cramming in all of my library requests into the end of the summer, after I’d read A Clash of Kings (which I’ll also talk about, at some point…). Anyway, The Killing Joke. It’s probably the most […]Read more "Graphic Novel: Batman: The Killing Joke"
I also worked my last day on my friend’s grandfather’s crazy landscaping project, picked and garbled the hops we’ve been growing, cooked salmon for dinner, and started playing this: Yeah. It’s pretty cool.Read more "What I did today, besides training (1.5 hr easy mtn bike)"
In the preface to the trade paperback of The Cult, writer Jim Starlin reveals that he liked Superman better than Batman when he was growing up in the late 50’s, because his persona seemed less lame in the context of the wholesome, lighthearted adventures that both were having in that time. He writes that in […]Read more "Comics: Batman: The Cult"
Warning: the following contains some spoilers for Batman: Gothic. I’ll post another warning at the actual spoilery bits. Curious about how everyone’s favorite bat-garbed vigilante hero was used in media other than film (my experience there is the campy Adam West flick Batman, Christopher Nolan’s Dark Knight Saga and the absolutely terrible Batman and Robin), […]Read more "Comics: Batman: Gothic"
I could go on about this book for quite a while, but I’ll try to make this short, because it all boils down to this: it’s good. Really good. The basic premise: It’s about 14 years after (most of) the nobility of the Seven Kingdoms of Westeros (that’s the continent) rebelled against the insane King […]Read more "Book: A Game of Thrones"
Wow! It’s been quite a while since I posted anything. Not for lack of ski training or video games or books to talk about, just because of this whole “work” think compounded with spending time with friends and family in real life while I still can. And by that I mean “while I’m still in […]Read more "Update…"
AM: 30 min strength PM: 1 hr classic rollerski speed (12x ~20 second sprints) + warm up/downRead more "Training: 8/1/11"