This Weekend: Didn't have a chance to make pasta, but I did manage to get a lot of yardwork done. We scored some living room furniture from a friend of my parents, and we had a road-wide yardsale on Saturday. Didn't have a chance to really turn over my garden, and its so riddled with stone and tree roots that I won't have time to turn it over and plant in enough time. So my wife bought me a windowbox to plant herbs in it for this year. A good compromise.
Thief 3: I sold enough of my stuff to score the $40 to buy Thief 3... but my wife saw a deal in the garage sale... A perfectly worked 21" Trinitron monitor... $45. I talked'm down to $40, and voila... Went from 15" to 21" just like that. Which means I'll have to d/l the Thief3 demo, and buy it later (however, it just dropped to $35, so I may be able to trade in some games to get it cheap at EB).
Pen & Paper RPGs: I really have been itchin to play a pen&paper RPG (b-o... what ever happened to paranoia??), but, unfortunately, the only friend I know the RPs already has like 5 games he's playing... I could probably do one game a month on a saturday afternoon. I could rope in some noobs and get a game going, and I've been told I'm a good DM... problem is, though, I prefer to play.
Ronnie: True, I was just a kid when Ronnie was pres, but I learned a lot about him in College when I had to take my polysci courses. I really liked him (or how history remembered him), but it looks like the
So I'm outta that funk I was in, and I'll be hooking my bad-boy monitor up tonight. I can't wait to have a better resolution than 1024X768!!