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I have been remiss, dear readers, in maintaining this site; I’ve been awful busy over at Quartz. A new is coming in January, 2013. Happy New Year!


“I wish I had some oysters.


“[Vice Presidential candidate Paul Ryan] also likes to challenge himself by shooting with his revolver. ‘He likes hunting with a handgun,’ Mr. Olcott said of his brother-in-law. ‘He’ll carry his .357 in the stand — in a holster — and wait for a deer comes in range for a handgun, which is more like bow range, 30 yards or closer,’ said Mr. Olcott. ‘He’s shot a lot of deer with his handgun. He really likes that.'”


“Forty-eight hours later, the Molyjammers had created about 300 games. In Coo, a pigeon presents suicidal businesspeople with emotionally charged objects in an effort to dissuade them from killing themselves. In Unbearable, a bear runs out of oxygen unless it hugs someone every few seconds—usually crushing them in the process. Cody and Kari Raos Clark, a husband-and-wife team who had never designed a videogame, made Secret Dad, a poignant game about a divorced father who must help his estranged family while evading their notice.”