Señor Grumblecakes (jervo) wrote,
Señor Grumblecakes

Random bits, continued.

3. Finished Quicksilver. Enjoyable read, but after 900+ pages I still have no idea where it's going. Stephenson threw in a couple vague morsels about the Knights Templar, but I can't imagine that this whole trilogy is about the Masons.

4. Started DFW's Everything and More: A Compact History of Infinity, which is essentially a math-geek's dream, and even more so for people like me who would like to be math geeks but lack the motivation.

5. In my limited Xbox-ing time this weekend, I can say that SSX3 and Crimson Skies are both amazing.

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