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Wednesday, November 16, 2005

Quake 4 1.04 Patch Released

Raven and id have posted the 1.04 patch for Quake 4 on their FTP site.

Changes include the following:

Unemployed--But At Least Enix Loves Me

Yesterday was my last day at work. For the first time in 20 years I'm officially unemployed without any good prospects. Hmmm. I guess it's time to stop shaving and start hanging around the house in sweatpants...but I've been a telecommuter for the last 4 years, so I'm used to that.

However, and I don't believe that this can be purely coincidence, not only is today my first day of unemployment but it's also the day Dragon Quest VIII hits the store shelves. It's the one video game I've been looking forward to this year (though I'll also be spending the rest of my EB credit on the new Wild Arms game, also out today), and as soon as I finish my (expletive deleted) homework I'm off to the store. My former coworkers were kind enough to take up a collection for a parting gift in the form of an EB gift card, so I'm all set: sending the wife and kids off to the in-laws' house tomorrow for some quality DQ time.

Tuesday, November 15, 2005

NFL Week #10 Final

I'd like to thank the Eagles' coaching staff for inexplicably calling a pass that led to their 21-20 defeat last night and made sure that Eeyore and I would be 10-4 in our picks this weekend. Year-to-date that makes me 93-51 (.646) while she is 95-49 (.660). I predict that she will claim that she has the same picks as I do for the rest of the season so that she will win by two games. :) Conspiracy theorists, unite!

By way of comparison, last year after the 10th week I was 87-57 (.604) while Eeyore was 84-60 (.583). So I'm six games better than last year but I'm still behind!

The Master comments: I know for a fact that she had her picks done an hour before you posted this weekend. So nah :-)

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