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Given the caveat that 97% of the photos taken of me to this day are far worse than this one Wil, the caption for this shot MUST be: "Derp?"
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Hey Wil, all -- I was really happy to see Wil spinning tales about Car Wars recently. Among many other table top games, I really enjoyed playing Car Wars during the 80s. I haven't picked pen and paper gaming back up since the halcyon days, but I have participated in a few Play by Email Autoduels. There are a couple of PBEM Car Wars groups with recent activity; one of the strongest is headed up by Jimmy Anderson over at the Madhatter's Inn, home of the AADA chapter of the Midsouth Auto Duelist & Handgunners Attack Team: http://www.cwhnj.com/madhat/carwars/default.htm Car Wars' turn based system lends itself better to PBEM than most games; I talked to Jimmy earlier today and he'd be happy to have you all cruise over for a look at his archive of PBEM Autoduels for your edification and to stoke the embers of old school Autodueling. If enough of you twisted his arm you *might* tear him away from Darkwind long enough to referee an Autoduel for you, but watch out! Among the rusty vets (like myself) and the host of greenhorn duellists trying to make their mark, there be dragons thar! Lesser known heavyweights and at least one bonafide AADA World Champion (John Blaylock of SHAAG -- Southern Hitmen Autoduel Assassin's Guild, 2049-50 AADA World Champ) are known to buckle up and test their chops in the arena. Drive Offensively and make sure ur Gold Cross premiums are right up to date! PS: I'd also like to thank Tom Hanks, tho Mazes and Monsters wasn't his peak of awesomeness, lol.
Toggle Commented Sep 21, 2008 on never forget your roots . . . at WWdN: In Exile
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::ninja:: /smokebomb
Toggle Commented Sep 20, 2008 on i be a pensive pirate, me hearties at WWdN: In Exile
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That shirt is an alembic full of alchemical goodness, transmuting lame into teh awesome!
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What!?! No Lego Wesley cameo? Inconceivable...
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"I have at least one broken rib (Doc can't see more, but suspects) and torn cartilege at my sternum. 6-9 weeks recovery. Diagnosis: PAIN." Did your doctor look like this, perhaps? http://tinyurl.com/5wh7zn
Toggle Commented Aug 14, 2008 on can i break just one rib? at WWdN: In Exile
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There isn't much useful advice in the world (including Jim Jarmusch's advice not to take any advice, I guess) but yours to aspiring authors is pretty good. 1) Don't be a dick. 2) Don't be afraid if something you create sucks. 3) Get going! Put some words on the page, produce some projects. Useful constructive advice is surprisingly hard to give, nice job Wil.
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@twitter_wilw Yeah man Who Live @ Leeds is one of the all time classic rock n roll live records. Ain't no Cure for the Summertime Bluez. The Who, Jimi Hendrix Experience and Cream -- add a dash of Motorhead and early Black Sabbath and you've got your original !RAWK! right there. BTW, dude how are you not following me on Twitter so I can just Tweet this back @you?
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Lego Wesley installs iso-linear chips like they're 2x4 bricks.
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Tractor beams are Lego Wesley's specialty.
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Lego Wesley grows strictly organic heirloom tomatoes and has had Seth McFarlane's celly number four three years.
Toggle Commented Jun 28, 2008 on wil's big news of the day at WWdN: In Exile
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Dude, weak: "Captain Tightpants." Screw you guys, I'm going home. Lego Wesley is anatomically correct.
Toggle Commented Apr 26, 2008 on Introducing Lego Wesley Crusher at WWdN: In Exile
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Lego Wesley once created a cloaking device by refractioning the Lego Enterprise's acrylonitrile butadiene styrene structural composites utilizing fundamental phase uncoupling of the forward deflector array.
Toggle Commented Apr 26, 2008 on Introducing Lego Wesley Crusher at WWdN: In Exile
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Lego Wesley's other coupe is a Millennium Falcon -- and, yes, it does do the Kessel Run in less than twelve parsecs
Toggle Commented Apr 26, 2008 on Introducing Lego Wesley Crusher at WWdN: In Exile
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Yeah Wil, dunno what you did to your $PATH environment variable but the home directory file permissions thing should have been a matter of: $ chmod -R 775 /home/wil Don't fear the command line people; the first time you complete two weeks worth of robotic pointing and clicking with ten minutes of command line, you'll never let go of the command line interface again. Like the Linux/Mac/Windoze debate it's not a matter of one or the other but right tool for the job. Command line for some jobs, graphic interface for others. Another fun CLI gotcha is trying to move a bunch of files to a temporary directory, but forgetting to create the directory first... A series of: $ mv file1 tempdir $ mv file2 tempdir $ mv file3 tempdir $ mv file4 tempdir $ mv file5 tempdir Deletes the first four files and leaves you with file5 renamed to tempdir because without a target directory the shell thinks your'e trying to rename your files. D'Oh! Ah, the poigniant heartache of dataloss... You do have backups don't you? Peace, Barton
Toggle Commented Mar 1, 2007 on 10d10t at WWdN: In Exile
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