Mu, Christmas edition:
We're about an hour away from a one-two punch snowstorm that's predicted to last about 30hrs. First phase is a storm coming up from the midwest,...
Temp at about -3C. Got about 4 inches from the storm which swept thru central New York last night, which means us early birds need to start...
Driving thru the snow belt east of Lake Ontario this morning. By the time I came back thru this afternoon the roads were clear and it was sunny:...
Meanwhile down in the basement of the AFC East the Jets fan payed off our bet in silver this time. He seemed more put out than usual:
And now back to the Real Life:
Today is around 19C and rain - too bad for all the little ones Trick or Treating. Then it turns rainy and cold - our version of the Rasputitsa...
A glorious 21C and sunny in Syracuse NY right now. Here's a pic from one of the ski resorts in the area:
As far as the passive victory conditions are concerned, I did the First Contact once: all I did was hit the spacebar for like ten minutes. Blah....
And just to add fuel to the fire for you conspiracy theorists out there I did a search for "Red Death" on 2K and look what popped up:
Since games in this niche (sci-fi planetary 4X TBS) are few and far between I purposely eschewed the community forums (strategy, general help,...
Friday was a glorious day around +24C, so went camping one last time this year - wasn't disappointed:
The views walking around the campground...
Echoing what Lord Shadow said in the "Why Alpha Centauri is in a league of its own" thread its like visiting a grave here.
Anyways, looking at...
Mu and Nutmeg enjoying what's left of the sunlight on this early October day:
Yes Syracuse New York - is it customary here to denote new world cities like that to differentiate?
Temps supposed to get up to around 15C today...
First snow of the season at White Face:
Here in Syracuse its been an absolutely miserable +7C and raining. Blah.... :sad:
Now that its October and everything is Pumpkin Spice flavored I can trot out Ministry's "Every day is Halloween":
28C and barely a cloud in the sky, so a great day to go apple picking with the daughters and their SO's!
Coming out of high school I knew I didn't want to go to college right away so enlisted in the Army. My plan was to get some experience, then go to...
Gaming Cat in position:
Gaming Cat properly deployed:
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