Monthly Archive: July 2009

Review: Taken 0

Review: Taken

Today, we will be discussing Taken on Bluray. The Blu-ray in question offers both theatrical and unrated editions. Having seen the former in the theater, I chose the latter. As per usual, this review will be spoiler free. Taken is the story of a father who had been a spy. He quit his day job, as it were, to build a relationship with his daughter who is turning 17 as...

Disconnection 1

Disconnection

In this day in age, I find it fairly hard to disconnect for any length of time. I’m talking about a true disconnect. Dump the cell phone, turn off the computer, get off the internet, turn off the TV, and stay that way for a spell. I know for some people it really isn’t all that hard, but when you’re life revolves around technology and computers, it is a lot...

Review: Yes Man 0

Review: Yes Man

Yes Man stars Jim Carrey and Zooey Deschanel. It is a great little comedy about a guy who is in a rut and has little to no motivation to escape it. Enter the premise of the movie: he attends a seminar where he promises to start saying yes to everything, from there his adventure unfolds. First off, he gives a homeless man a ride to the middle of nowhere in...

A+ Testing Experience 0

A+ Testing Experience

A little while back I, with the help of some friendly competition with Lauren, finally got my A+ certification. Well, more importantly I finally got off my rear to study for it and take the test. I thought I’d briefly share the material I used to study and what the test was like. I read Mike Meyers’ A+ Certification Passport. I’ve got to say this is not the world’s most...

Review: The Incredible Hulk (Xbox 360) 0

Review: The Incredible Hulk (Xbox 360)

I bought Incredible Hulk for the Xbox 360 at Best Buy a while back for $20. I wanted to get it because I knew it was an open environment similar to Spider-Man: Web of Shadows (which incidentally, was the first game I got all of the achievements for), and also because you could play in Hulk Buster armor if you had an Iron Man save (which I did). In general,...