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3 Tips America's Top Scrabble Champions Forget

1. It’s just a game. 2. 50 years from now, no one will remember your top word score. 3. Somewhere outside, a sweet breeze is blowing.

Skeptics Face Freethinkers in Miniature Golf Challenge!

This contest should settle once and for all whether a skeptical outlook or a freethinking perspective on life makes a person better suited to push a ball with a stick so that it can evade the rotating blades of a model of a dutch windmill. Isn’t that the ultimate foundation of all philosophical debates? [...]

Why Do I Want To Slay Vampires On Facebook?

Even as I’m aware that the game is aesthetically unpleasing, and practically unrewarding, I’m finding it difficult to stop playing. [...]

Look to the Atomic Tanks Game For Faithful Scorched Earth Update

College back in the very early 90s was a very long time ago, technologically speaking. We had one TV in the lounge of my freshman dorm and the VHF knob had fallen off, so we had to tune it with a fork. The multimedia experience in my room was a radio with headphones that played [...]

Game Review: Jishaku, Game of Irregular Magnetic Force

When you’re taking high school physics and all objects are portrayed as dots or perfect spheres, then on paper at least it’s not too hard to predict the interplay of forces. But off the page, objects and the fields in which they interact are not regularly shaped, so while rough predictions are possible there’s always [...]

Ohio State-Michigan Wishes From God (Video)

God broadcasts a special message to the Michigan Wolverines as the Ohio State-Michigan football game gets ready for kickoff:

Will Michigan take Pascal’s Wager?

My Get Rich Game

I’ve got St. James Place, Electric Company, Illinois Avenue, Oriental Avenue, Arches Avenue (272), B&O Railroad, and Marvin Gardens. Who wants to make a color group? [...]

McCain-Obama Debate Cards for October 15, 2008: Play Games With History

This is your last chance! In case you somehow slept through all three general election debates, dozens of candidate forums and scores of primary-round debates, tonight’s debate at 9 pm Eastern is your last chance to see the candidates for the 2008 presidential election spar on the issues that matter most for our nation’s future… [...]

Obama-McCain Debate Bingo Cards for October 7 2008

Tonight the second Presidential Debate between Barack Obama and John McCain will be aired on TV at 9 PM on just about all the network news stations, all the cable news stations and C-Span, which entertainingly broadcasts the pre-debate chastisement by the moderator. It was really fun last time to watch Jim Lehrer tell the [...]

McCain-Obama Debate Bingo Cards for September 26 2008

Tonight the First Presidential Debate between John McCain and Barack Obama will be aired on TV at 9 PM on just about all the network news stations, and we are all prepared to …

… to what? Learn something new? You know, the differences between Obama and McCain are pretty clear to those who’ve been [...]