Category Archives: Life

Using [Goblin Jumper Cables XL] on markdangerchen

I’m resurrecting my blog. Since I’m using the XL version of the jumper cables, hopefully it’ll work.

Basically, I feel the need to write an ethnographic account of my academic experience. I don’t belong. But me as gamer will hopefully learn how to go native as an academic… my current problem is I’ve been building up a huge bias against academic life after 3 years in a PhD program… We’ll see…

Luckier than Socrates

I’m luckier than Socrates in two ways:

I don’t live in a time when confronting people with my ideas will get me condemned to death or exile.

I don’t feel the need to confront people so bluntly in order to stay consistent with what I believe in.