Dollar Store Blu-rays

Picked up five Blu-rays from the dollar store because of a video I saw that tipped me off. In the video he mentioned his local store had movies like Carrie. Mine did not. But mine did have a bunch he didn’t mention. Surprisingly I’ve never see The Road Warrior, only Beyond Thunderdome back in the nineties […]

Half-assed Widescreen

Recently I saw an HD widescreen version of the movie To Gillian on her 37th Birthday. I noticed that something seemed off in a particular scene that I remember seeing more of previously. Particularly the bottom half of one of the girls in a thong bikini. Out of curiosity, I went back to the 4:3 […]

Minidisc instead of Vinyl

Previous Minidisc article (not required reading): http://www.roxics.com/ode-to-the-minidisc-the-forgotten-format/ It’s been twenty-three months since my post titled Blu-ray is the new Vinyl. I’ve stayed pretty true to the things I said there. I still have yet to buy a new turntable or any new albums on vinyl. I cooled my jets on the format. I still think the […]

Focus on the smaller things

I’m a big thinker. I like to put my mind to work pondering the big questions like the purpose of existence, how artificial intelligence will affect the future of humanity, and what is consciousness.  There are plenty of other big questions as well that relate to world politics, alien life and so on. They all […]

Camera Choices

The following is really me thinking out loud. Sometimes it’s easier to write out my thoughts to get a better grasp on them. I’m interested in buying a new video camera. I currently own and shoot with a Canon 60D and a couple kits style lenses. Nothing fancy. I’ll more than likely just keep this 60D […]

B Gata H Kei

This is an anime series that started as a manga series. One I’ve never read. But then, I don’t think I’ve ever actually sat down to read any manga. I do like anime though and Melissa and I caught this on Netflix a while back. We both thought it was pretty funny and entertaining. I’m […]