Catching up on so much recent miscellany brought me to this British journalist reviewing his new mobile (we call them cell phones, by the way). He titles his write-up My new mobile is lumbered with a bewildering array of unnecessary features aimed at idiots, so you know just by the name that I have to read and share it.
The trouble started the afternoon someone from Orange rang me up to say, “Hey, valued customer – do you want a free phone?” At first I wasn’t interested, but he went on and on about how popular and great the Samsung E900 was, then promised me free texts at weekends for life if I said yes. So I gave in.
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When you cross Bob Dylan and Dr. Seuss, you get musical greatness Dylan Hears a Who (via boingboing)
I’ve been reading the latest issue of Electronic Gaming Magazine tonight, and in a fit of stupidity on my part I’ve decided to post some out-of-context quotes from recent game reviews. I do this because this makes me laugh, while revealing to the world how stupid and immature I can be (like most males, I’d offer).
- Also cool: unlockable balls
- Straight, thin, and more important, one piece.
- …but I don’t go for starlight spewing from a struck ball…
- …but become more natural and fluid as you get acclimated to the fast-paced, twitchy action.
These come respectively from reviews for:
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I have no idea how this will work, but there is a LEGO MMO in our future