us history / vietnam war
It's apparently Vietnam War Veteran's Day.
If you are like me and feel like American society has swept that conflict under the rug, insulating you from what actually happened there, I would highly recommend viewing the documentary "The Vietnam War", produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick. It's available on Netflix:
hngggg this makes me miss my dogssss
Philosophical ramblings about games
For me I think games scratch the natural human itch for exploration that used to be satisfied by displacing native peoples and exploiting resources. And the fact that they allow that to be done in a mostly harmless way really increases the medium's standing in my mind.