Cheap Local Gas

Here’s a link to an MSN page where you can type in your ZIP code and find a list of gas prices around your town. I was surprised to find a 20 cent per gallon difference near my own home. That’s at least a couple of bucks on a fill more »

Making a Splash

Most people using the Web for social networking can pick one or two hangouts—MySpace, Facebook, YouTube, LiveJournal, some Harry Potter fanfic site, or whatever—and devote their energies there, communing with like minds. And that’s cool. People who publish, however, have to splash as wide an audience as possible—which means having more »

There Are 2×2 Types of People in This World . . .

“There are only four types of officer. First, there are the lazy stupid ones. Leave them alone, they do no harm. Second, there are the hard-working intelligent ones. They make excellent staff officers, ensuring that every detail is properly considered. Third, there are the hard-working, stupid ones. These people are more »

De-Animator

This one’s from a couple of years back. It’s loosely based on H. P. Lovecraft’s tale, “Herbert West—Reanimator.” The game has a pleasantly creepy ambiance: Those silhouettes of bare trees against the different background colors, the whistling wind, and the endless, shambling creatures make it nerve-wracking enough to keep you more »