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Rudis Muiznieks

Miscellaneous speculations and cogitations from an armchair philosophist.

Rudis Muiznieks 3/26/2018 10:22:26 PM

I deleted my Facebook before it was cool. #DeleteFacebookHipster

Rudis Muiznieks 12/5/2017 9:31:29 PM

Just played through Doki Doki Literature Club... wasn't really sure what to expect. Pretty great, totally get what all the fuss is about.

Rudis Muiznieks 11/11/2017 7:42:17 PM

I haven't written enough lately. Lately being the last several years. I keep filling all my time with tech projects, but I do enough of that at work already. How do I stop? On a related note, I spun up an Old Time Radio Android app and service called Radiostasis at rdsm.ca/dd which is my latest time-sink-du-jour.

Rudis Muiznieks 8/21/2017 4:41:48 PM

Total eclipse 2017 was pretty damn cool. Cloud cover was annoying, but we had a clear view of the first 10-15 seconds of totality where we were, so that was lucky. Got as dark as night and several degrees cooler for about a minute and a half.

Rudis Muiznieks 7/18/2017 7:29:27 PM

All I really want in life anymore is a copy of Willow on blu ray. Is that really so much to ask?

Rudis Muiznieks 6/21/2017 4:07:50 PM

This is just a test. Nothing to see here, folks.

Rudis Muiznieks 6/12/2017 6:43:08 PM

Best Wesley Snipes line ever: "Simon says die!" from Demolition Man (1993).

Rudis Muiznieks 6/10/2017 12:56:53 AM

Stayed up too late. Then again, a couple more hours and I'll be able to watch the next @realDonaldTrump tweetstorm as it's happening #politics

Rudis Muiznieks 6/8/2017 6:11:23 PM

I'm starting to feel the writer's itch. I wish there were more hours in the day.

Rudis Muiznieks 5/22/2017 9:27:17 PM

I have been trying out alternate day fasting for few weeks now, and am pretty happy with the results so far. This feels like it will be much easier to stick to long-term than calorie counting every day.

Rudis Muiznieks 5/21/2017 6:29:20 PM

Watched 13 Reasons Why on Netflix. It was a well made show, but I don't get what the message was supposed to be. Feels almost like it's promoting suicide as a legitimate solution to your problems and a way to get even with people who you feel wronged you in some way. Left me feeling very unsatisfied. Maybe that was the point, but I think they were trying for something else and just missed the mark in a huge way.

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Rudis Muiznieks 5/17/2017 6:55:32 PM

rdsm.ca/dc I am going to try real hard not to get excited and overly-hyped about this. Too late, oh well.

Rudis Muiznieks 5/16/2017 11:48:23 PM

I am so glad I managed to avoid spoilers before finally watching Split. Glorious. That almost made up for The Happening. Almost.

Rudis Muiznieks 5/8/2017 12:25:25 AM

I really need to stop thumbs-upping Pandora songs when I'm only half awake because I went to bed with my headphones on. Some of these songs are embarrassing.

Rudis Muiznieks 4/21/2017 10:14:34 AM

I was already enjoying Dark Matter on Netflix, then @WilWheaton showed up and took that shit to the next level.

Rudis Muiznieks 4/20/2017 10:56:03 AM

Started using rdsm.ca/db to time my cube solves. Got my first sub 3 minutes. Pathetic, but I hope to improve with time and practice.

Rudis Muiznieks 4/13/2017 1:42:08 PM

Comcast keeps cutting out in my area. Might be time to switch to one of the many available competitors. Oh, wai

Rudis Muiznieks 4/10/2017 9:23:39 PM

Mass Effect Andromeda gets a ton of shit (and not undeservedly so) for it's crappy animations... but the game is really damn good. I haven't been this sucked into a game since Witcher III. Also I'm totally in love with Vetra.

Rudis Muiznieks 4/10/2017 3:12:21 PM

I'm seriously considering getting a PS4 just for Horizon Zero Dawn. Touché, Sony.

Rudis Muiznieks 4/4/2017 11:13:28 PM

New sweet blog post over at The Code Word rdsm.ca/da