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Using this balance board at my stand-up desk is fun and maybe helping my core

I have been using this balance board to build core strength and awareness.

I used to jump the **** out of my skin when my neighbor hollers over the fence and thru a window to get my attention as I work at my desk, in my home office. Now, when Alan gives a yell, I ...

This teething ring is the only thing keeping my new puppy from eating a freshly renovated kitchen

Thank the maker for this Nylabone pacifier and teething ring!

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Watch as the adorable @electra___cute chews. #puppy

A post shared by Jason Weisberger (@jlw) on Jul 3, 2020 at 12:00pm PDT


XCOM 2 for the Nintendo Switch is a glitchy heart breaker

I've owned every title in the XCOM franchise. I've played XCOM: Enemy Unknown on Windows rigs, my Mac, PS Vita, and, on my iPad. I won't relate the shameful number of hours that I've spent on these games: It makes me sad to think about it. But, for some reason, I can't tear myself away. ...

Rysa Walker’s ‘Now, Then, and Everywhen’ kicks off her ‘Chronos Origins’ series

If you enjoyed Rysa Walker's Chronos Files, you'll love Now, Then and Everywhen.

Walker digs into deep into the backstory of her fantastic time travel series, expands greatly on the world-building and time-physics, and adds a few great characters. She also colors in the backstory that fueled the original series.

I really enjoyed Walker's YA ...

LEGO Anakin’s Podracer

Lovely Tattoine style Star Wars tech, this LEGO Pod racer memorializes one of Star Wars most scorned movies, The Phantom Menace.

...but this is podracing.

The kit comes with a Padme and lil' Anakin minifig.

LEGO Star Wars: The Phantom Menace Anakin’s Podracer – 20th Anniversary Edition 75258 Building Kit (279 Pieces) via Amazon Read ...

Spoken Word with Electronics: “Paul Krassner Recalls the Day JFK Died” and “Earth, Take Four”

Spoken Word with Electronics is an audio series delivering to you a two side recording of unusual stories paired with vintage modular electronic sounds


Welcome, fellow occupant of Quarantonia! A few months back I posted the first installment of Spoken Word with Electronics, an audio history series. The first episode was a tribute ...

LEGO Star Wars: Obi-wan’s Tatooine hideout

LEGO calls this Obi-wan's Hut but he is way cooler than that.

Build the hut where Ol' Ben first tells Luke about more elegant weaponry and lies to him about his father.

This 200 piece set comes with R2D2, Obi-Wan, Luke and a Tusken Raider minifig.

Yoda lived in a hut, Obi-wan had a hideout or at ...

I had dinner at LA’s OG Cannabis Cafe

I had family in town and thought we ought to try Los Angeles marijuana-friendly restaurant. A good time was had by all!

The OG Cannabis Cafe is LA's new spot where you can eat lunch while smoking out or vaping. When my sister and brother-in-law told me they were coming to town for a visit, ...