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Edge of Darkness – Kickstarter

Edge of Darkness is the third Card Crafting Game from Alderac Entertainment Group designed by John D. Clair. Edge of Darkness combines Card Crafting, Worker Placement, shared deck-building, and a whole new Threat Challenge system in a medium-weight euro-style board game of 60 to 120 minutes for 1 to 4 players. Available on Recess Games.

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X-Wing Hyperspace Trials

The Hyperspace Trials are the broadest level of X-Wing competition that lead to the game’s World Championship. Large events held at qualified…

Posted in Board Games, Video Games & Apps Health & Wellness

Casual Games Help You Unwind and Relax

RealNetworks, the leading developer, publisher and distributor of casual games, announced research findings that demonstrate U.S. adults who play “casual”…

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What Star Wars Means to Me

My Father, Dad, had three loves movies, sports and frugality. During the warmer months, we would go to the drive-in…

Posted in Soapbox :: Editorial & Opinions United States & International News

Suggestions To Fix The US Government

The largest piece of tax anyone should pay is the “Local Tax”, then “State Tax” and final “Federal Tax”. It…

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Trump’s Failure Will Be His Need for “Yes Men”

Nothing undermines President Trump’s effectiveness like “Yes Men”. Trump’s ego is too big to be a civil servant and likes to…

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Contact Your Congressional Member With Retro Technology

Question: How does the congressional member handle the influx of constituents calling in for their opinion on legislative bill? Answer: The congressional…

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Trump Promised Jobs and He Will Deliver – It Has Already Begun

The new president promises his plans will create 25 million new jobs in the next decade. It would be the most jobs…

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Beachheads Members Dangerous to Democracy

While hundreds of lifelong Federal employees are handed pink slips Trump’s administration” is filling it with Beachhead Member. “Beachhead members…

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OJ Simpson Elected Trump

Before OJ Simpson trial fads, music, books, news and even basic culture moved at the speed of years.  Something simple…

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Svengoolie is the New Shirley Temple

Shirley Temple was not just any movie star; was all the rage through the depression.  Miss Shirley Temple was more…

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Attention Business Owners :: You Must Verify Your Employees

Beginning Jan. 22, 2017, employers must use the 11/14/2016 N version of Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification, to verify the identity and…

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Mary Richards Almost Was a Divorcée

When the creative team behind The Mary Tyler Moore Show was originally brainstorming the concept, they envisioned Mary Richards as a recently…

Posted in Soapbox :: Editorial & Opinions United States & International News

Naughty or Nice – Best and Worst Behaviors of the 2016

Toluna Quicksurveys today released the findings of their annual Naughty and Nice behaviors survey. The survey took a look back at…

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I Was Raised To Be A Bigot

My mother raised me to be a submissive, uneducated, ignorant, bigoted female. I was not allowed to have friends, unless…

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Sex in the City and 2016 US Elections

What does the television show “Sex and the City” have in common with the 2016 US Presidential Election? “Sex and…

Posted in Casual Couture :: Style & Fashion News

Dog Park Tragedy and History of White After Labor Day

Today, at the dog park, a lovely white dog just came running over and jump! So much for wearing white…

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A Pitch for to Use LGBTPQ

LGBT or GLBT is an initialism that stands for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender. In use since the 1990s, the term is an adaptation of the initialism LGB, which was…

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Good God Get a Grip Goodman

John Goodman, “She [Kristen Wiig] was talking to somebody else, and I was just – I think she’s so great,…

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The Greek 20 Sided Dice

In ancient Greece, board games where very popular, especially among the philosophers and their pupils. Plato once said “You can…