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I've never really been one for putting booze in the stuff, but good God do I love a glass of egg nog. For best results, serve with way too much cinnamon on top and a mincemeat tart or two.

Tiger_the_Lion  ·  2111 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: 256th Weekly "Share Some Music You've Been Into Lately" Thread

Grimes is so good. "Flesh Without Blood" is what got me hooked.

Tiger_the_Lion  ·  2113 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: What are you playing?

I bought Floor Kids on launch day after months of anticipation, and I haven't been disappointed. It's a rhythm game, which I haven't played many of. But I really appreciate Floor Kids' more freeform style and WarioWare-like gameplay loop.

Tiger_the_Lion  ·  2133 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: 253rd Weekly "Share Some Music You've Been Into Lately" Thread

Believe it or not, you're hearing a trumpet and a male voice on this track:

That's the way I'm leaning. When things got really bad for me, Facebook was a top tier time waster.

Tiger_the_Lion  ·  2138 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: 252nd Weekly "Share Some Music You've Been Into Lately" Thread

I've been rediscovering a love of jazz lately, and picked up John Coltrane's My Favorite Things.

Tiger_the_Lion  ·  2216 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: What's Hubski Reading?

I usually have to take my time with Dickens, but this last one took months. I just couldn't seem to get into a good rhythm with it.

    I like the name, Dragon's Teeth. What's it about?

Historical fiction about the Bone Wars. It's a previously unpublished manuscript, so it's in need of some editing, but I'm digging it so far.

    And what's the biography of the Buddha called?

I thought maybe I was forgetting a subtitle or something, but the book's just called Buddha.

Tiger_the_Lion  ·  2217 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: What's Hubski Reading?

Finished Oliver Twist a little while ago after reading it off and on for the last few months. I enjoyed the book, but found it very slow going for some reason.

At the moment, I'm reading Dragon Teeth by Michael Crichton and trying to get myself started on Karen Armstrong's biography of the historical Buddha.