31 07, 2016

Second kind of cool: a trap I know too well.

By | 2016-07-31T16:26:54+00:00 July 31st, 2016|TangoNovember|0 Comments

At least I know it, right? I mean, at least I'm present enough, self actualized enough or real enough with myself. Whatever you want to call it, I know my pulls. I'm pulled to black and tan, pressure switches and purpose built gear. A while back (a good while, now that I think about it) I happened upon a super popular youtuber who introduced me to a few now-popular terms in the action-shooting community. Try as I might to incorporate them into my day to day, I still fall victim to the little mental demon of 'second kind of cool'. [...]

28 07, 2016

TangoNovember: Review of Echo M1942 Jump Uniform from AtTheFront

By | 2016-07-28T00:05:09+00:00 July 28th, 2016|TangoNovember|2 Comments

Well, what can I say - I've got a thing for WWII. I could think of no better way to start off my ambitions to start reviewing gear again by first taking a swing at an item I could find almost no literature on myself before I purchased it. Between the games, stories, podcasts and tattoos, my buddies know well that I'm the WWII-guy of our group. Quite a few years ago, I became involved in the OAWWIIR group, founded by a great guy in London, ON. Some years later, as a result of my ongoing battle with Hobby-ADD, I'd [...]

26 07, 2016

Hobby ADD – Try this!

By | 2016-07-26T15:35:48+00:00 July 26th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Before I start talking about hobby-ADD, as I've come to call it, let me talk about something else. (ohh, that's some pretty meta-irony right there.) Above, there's some more art from Brian Wood. From a graphic novel I just finished called Channel Zero, a made-for-me story about an authoritarian police state controlled by mass media. It features hackers, phreaks and lots of other tech-inspired fantasy work that Brian is so good at creating. An immersive world that's totally worth your time - go get a copy. So, back to what we were originally talking about. Hobby-ADD, a term coined by [...]