A very Star Wars Birthday Part 2 (or is it part 5?)

Today, my oldest turns 7! Last year, he watched Star Wars: A New Hope for his birthday. This year, he’ll obviously be watching The Empire Strikes Back. For 7 years I have protected him from Darth Vader’s secret. And it hasn’t been easy. We’ve had to keep an eye on what Star Wars related toys…

Newer Isn't Always Better

My odd hobby of collecting old LaserDiscs aside, the longer I’ve been around, the more I find that some “newer” things aren’t always better than what they replaced. I once had a software dev job where I sat across the cubicle aisle from a man who had clearly been trapped in time. He looked and…