Author Archive: renedq

WordPress iPad app

How cool is that? I can blog easier that way. Of course, dreamhost has been down so much, I don’t know if this will actually work. I need to do a Hawaii update. I’m in Maui, you see…

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Chicago & Philly

It must be a sign from the hiphop & basketball gods that I was in Philadelphia teaching MadSkillz at ComedySportz Philly. Had a fun time! I even got to play 2 shows, where rap was involved. 7:30 show 10:00 show I taught a MadSkillz for 12 people on Saturday, and 14 people on Sunday. That …

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Hax0rz again

Switching from joomla to wordpress, my hacker followed me. I tend to get hacked (wonder if it is because dreamhost.com is lame). Fortunately, I found a site that gave me a one-liner to fix said bullsnap. Thanks to magpiebrain. All I need to do is remember to run: grep -lr –include=*.php “eval(base64_decode” . | xargs …

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Non-douchey Bars in Wrigleyville

Yesterday, a list of the 25 Douchiest Bars in Chicago was published. Not surprisingly, most of the bars were in Wrigleyville. This is my list of non-douchey bars within a mile of the drunkly confines of Wrigley Field. What makes a bar non-douchey? Its the combination of bro-ness, Black Eyed Peas, and my opinion. If …

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Review: PFS0-07: Among the Living

Famed Pathfinder Bodriggan Wuthers disappeared from his dig site beneath the House of the Immortal Son in Taldor’s gilded capital of Oppara. Once a grand temple to Aroden, the Immortal Son is now Oppara’s most opulent theater. Sent to locate Wuthers, the Pathfinders must attend an opera with members of the Oppara elite in order …

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Review:PFS03-14 : Wonders in the Weave 2: Snake in the Fold

In a world the Pathfinder Society thought theirs for the exploring, the agents sent to retrieve a simple relic find themselves at odds with an entire lizardfolk village. As if that weren’t enough, however, am longtime rival to the Society has allied with the lizardfolk, and if not stopped, the Pathfinders’ entire operation on the …

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Review: PFS03-12: Wonders in the Weave I: Dog Pharaoh's Tomb

In a world the Pathfinder Society thought theirs for the exploring, the agents sent to retrieve a simple relic find themselves at odds with an entire lizardfolk village. As if that weren’t enough, however, am longtime rival to the Society has allied with the lizardfolk, and if not stopped, the Pathfinders’ entire operation on the …

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Lots of Pathfinder

I spent the nice weekend nerding it up in Itasca for Concentric Convention. This was the first time I organized tables of Pathfinder. I originally planned on having 5 slots with 3 tables each, but there were more walk-ins that required a fourth table. Thanks to the homies who jumped up and judged. I ran …

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Clojure & CSz San Jose

I spent the majority of last week in San Jose for ClojureWest. 3 Days were spent in training, learning how to write clojure. Basically, if you can read this, its clojure. (ns canadianize (:require [clojure.string :as str])) (defn canadianize [x] (str/replace x #”.$” “, eh”)) Nerdy eh? I also taught the ComedySportz San Jose workshop …

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Review: PFS Special: Blood Under Absalom

The Ruby Phoenix Tournament is nigh, and organizations and individuals throughout the Inner Sea are scrambling to secure a spot in the legendary Tian fighting competition, among them the Pathfinder Society. In an underground qualifier event overseen by an enigmatic old monk and his oni spokesman, the Pathfinders must overcome the opposition to ensure the …

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