Archive for category: 10s

New Nintendo 3DS XL vs. Virtual Boy

For the Virtual Boy’s 20th anniversary, Lee finally decided to pick up a 3DS.  Here’s what he had to say… As someone who paid money to own a Virtual Boy, I’ve kept my distance of the whole 3DS scene.  Yes, it was twenty years ago that I bought an overpriced system that only had fourteen North American titles released and,...

A Daily Show Retrospective

Once Jon Stewart landed the hosting gig, I was an instant fan of The Daily Show.  Back around the turn of the century, the program was like a parody news magazine featuring mainly human interest pieces.  The segments tended to focus on the absurd, the strange, and the flat-out ridiculous.  Starting with the 2000 presidential election coverage, the show naturally...