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Entries from June 28th, 2008

Garrett in Crisis! The Xbox Disaster: Day 6

June 28th, 2008
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Celebrating my friend’s birthday, I was able to partake of the Gaming Goodness that is Rock Band.  Just a little hit, but enough to keep me going for a while. Microsoft, make with the fixed console stat!

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Garrett in Crisis! The Xbox Disaster: Day 5

June 27th, 2008
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Any port in a storm. Kongregate is my new bestest friend evar.

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Garrett in Crisis! The Xbox Disaster: Day 4

June 26th, 2008
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Day 4: It’s been too long. I must game but have no console. My hands are twitching on their own. “We may have lost the battle, comrade, but we haven’t lost the war!” echoes through my head with a Slavic accent.  I’m cooking dinner for the wife.  Does this madness know NO BOUNDS?!? I. Must. […]

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Followup: Xbox support system is still down.

June 23rd, 2008
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Much like yesterday, the support center is “unable process my return, please call back later”.  This is starting to irritate me. Update:  Four hours later, the system is now “up”, coffin on it’s way via UPS.

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Third time’s not quite the charm…

June 22nd, 2008
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I was enjoying a Hardcore Team Deathmatch in CoD4 when my Xbox 360 froze solid. It has been quite dependable over the last year and a half.  Frozen less than a handful of times.  This one, however, was the deathknell for the white box.  I rebooted, and was treated to the Xbox 360 start up […]

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Updated Structure

June 16th, 2008
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Finally got my sub-domain working with WordPress in the way I originally meant it to. My blog is now officially at http://blog.taylorkith.com/. Any references to http://blog.taylorkith.com/ should be redirected properly. Please complain if it doesn’t.

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“It must be mine!”

June 16th, 2008
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Not a must have, but definitely in the ‘want’ category (by way of BoingBoing): A ROMAN GLASS GAMING DIE $18,000?! Never mind… Well I can get by on just one kidney, right?

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Rock Band: The Great Uniter

June 12th, 2008
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As you already know the wife and I are already living the fake musician lifestyle with Rock Band. I came across this article while trolling the blogoshpere: How Rock Band saved my marriage Don’t worry, we’re doing just fine. But there is always some tension when I play ‘my’ games. While I frequently game in […]

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Bacon!

June 10th, 2008
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Mmmmm, Bacon. That is all.

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Pity? For Me?

June 2nd, 2008
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My lunch went something exactly like: “I’ll have a diet coke and she’ll,” motioning to an empty seat,” have an sweet tea, no lemon.” Drinks are delivered and minutes pass… “I’ll have a pulled beef lunch with crispy fries and coleslaw, she’ll,” motioning to the still empty seat, ” have the chicken breast with green […]

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