Games: Cosmic Encounter

I tend to overuse certain adjectives when describing boardgames. Brilliant. Elegant. Engaging. Non-Edible. So when I call Cosmic Encounter my "favorite game", I expect skepticism. "Really?," you say. "Your favorite game? Haven't you described a dozen games as your favorite?" Yes. Guilty as charged. But in all of those cases, I meant the game in question was my current favorite,

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Elsewhere Me

Hi I like totally did some stuff. I was on NPR talking about the portrayal of autism in the media, a follow-up to my "Autistic Trekdom" of last year. Several people have told me that the segment turned out well. I will take their word for it, as I find listening to myself on the radio to be an excruciating

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Shoe Fits

I went to a concert. One of the roadies was nicknamed "Whitey". I know this because, while he was working on the stage between sets, someone in the back of the venue shouted "Hey Whitey!" and every single person at the Built to Spill show turned around.

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