Category Archive: Words

In defense of drug phones

In defense of drug phones

I had a smartphone before they were smart. I worked on an early version of Windows that ran on a Motorola flip phone back in …

 

The day I shot myself.

The day I shot myself.

In light of recent events regarding firearms and rights, I am re-posting my 2002 personal account of the day I accidentally shot myself in the …

 

Voting booth confessional.

Voting booth confessional.

The internet social channels and actual people I encounter in my really-living-life-o-sphere is much abuzz these days about the importance of voting. It’s true! Voting …

 

Keep your indie out of my metal! (2002)

Keep your indie out of my metal! (2002)

From: “RockStarMatt” Subject: Do not metalize! Dear Strangers, When grunge washed through town there was a thriving metal scene in Seattle. Panic, Bitter End, Forced Entry, …

 

My PopCap exit email.

My PopCap exit email.

Today is my last day working for PopCap Games…err…I mean….EA. This is the letter I sent on my way out: ———- Dearest Colleagues & Friends, I wanted …

 

My email rumble with the Nuge.

My email rumble with the Nuge.

Here’s another old favorite, this one dating back to 1995. MLJ vs. The Nuge…GO! From: Matthew Johnston To: Nugent Subject: The Multimedia Madman? Date: Wednesday, November 22, …