To be fair, his pension is part of his compensation. He should be allowed to take it. And if they fired him, he could fight it and end up costing the city a crapload of money. Better he leave then drag it out. Besides, this will come up in any future Google search, so anybody who wants to hire him will have to… » 8/29/14 1:45pm Friday 1:45pm

Also worth pointing out that Decipher had two other Star Wars games at the same time. Young Jedi and Jedi Knight. But the original was always the best and a fantastic game. I fell out of it shortly after they lost the license (and really started ramping down as they started messing around with Defensive Shields and… » 8/24/14 11:44am 8/24/14 11:44am

For something valuable like that, I'd go with the theory of LOCKSS (Lots Of Copies Keeps Stuff Safe). Your gold CDs might be good but you could probably stand to get a dedicated hard drive and, hell, even print the more important ones out, just in case. Then, you just keep up with the advances in technologies,… » 8/19/14 7:35pm 8/19/14 7:35pm

First, I must confess that over the past few years I have been gravely disappointed with the white moderate. I have almost reached the regrettable conclusion that the Negro's great stumbling block in his stride toward freedom is not the White Citizen's Counciler or the Ku Klux Klanner, but the white moderate, who is…

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That has nothing to do with the color of the eggs, but with the chicken's conditions. Farm fresh eggs are generally better than free range eggs, which are generally better than supermarket eggs. But you can get brown supermarket eggs that taste worse than white farm eggs. The color doesn't matter. » 8/08/14 11:47am 8/08/14 11:47am