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WRUP: Purely genuine life advice edition

When dealing with failure, ask yourself what you did wrong first - you don't have control over anyone else's actions, and this will allow...
It ends as it began, in love with Beast Wars.

WRUP: Never been to BotCon edition

Transformer fans have been informed that this year's BotCon will be the final BotCon in in this particular form. What that means for the...
This is not a swimsuit.

WRUP: The story of Frank and his beard edition

Frank was born in the middle of April at 5:27 p.m., widely agreed by experts to be the stupidest part of the year. Despite...

WRUP: Facts about the Luna Moth edition

The luna moth (Actias luna) is a moth with a wingspan of up to 4.5 inches, making it one of the largest moths found...
There are no bees!

WRUP: Camp in a lake of fire edition

Go camp in a lake of fire. Go find a lake of fire and camp there. Not on the shore, on the lake itself....
I'll just leave, if I want.

WRUP: A brief and entirely incorrect history of CCGs edition

The first CCG (which originally stood for "Concerted Card Gouging" but was later changed to "Collectible Card Game" after the Great Acronym Wars of...

WRUP: Is your house robot-proof edition

Is your house robot-proof, dear reader? No. No, it isn't. Of course it isn't! You have never given a single thought to robot-proofing your...

WRUP: Pamela, my love edition

Pamela, my love! I wrote you this missive on this "web-site" so that everyone may see it, especially the numerous men whose homes you...
Was this the longest?

WRUP: Pace out the halls of your lineage edition

Picture a moment in time, if you will. Imagine it as a place, as a thing with structure. That point is fixed in space...
Light it up.

WRUP: The costumer’s lament

With all of the antics that have gone on in my life over the last week alone, I somehow forgot that my random alliance...
If I could turn back time, it wouldn't really matter.

WRUP: Entropic triage edition

This week, I got some good news on Tuesday and Monday, but most of the week has been things breaking. My car has issues...
Skeleton powers.

WRUP: Things I am afraid of edition

Rottweilers left in a yard without proper leads who are trained to jump, growl, and bark. The idea that there is a secret second...

WRUP: Marvelous true facts about something other than bees edition

Today, we're going to reveal some marvelous true facts about - wait, what the heck is going on with that header? What is this?...
For my next trick, I'm making Prowl.

WRUP: Accidentally making Optimus Prime edition

It will probably come as no surprise to those of you reading that I've been taking part in a weekly tabletop roleplaying game for...

WRUP: Breaking up with memes edition

Look, memes, there's... there's no easy way to say this, but I think we're done. We've had some really good times. The whole "All...
The Guitar Hero rush hit us all.

WRUP: Recidivist edition

I was clean. I had been clean for a very long time. Considering my general feelings toward Star Wars as a whole and the...
Probably a game.

WRUP: You think this is an effing game edition

Do you think this is a game? Do you think this is a game? This is real life, people. This is important. It's important...
This is the right one, right? Who cares, I don't, it's probably fine.

WRUP: Just go ahead and spoil the Star Wars movie already edition

Yeah, we give up. Just go ahead and spoil the hell out of the new Star Wars movie in the comments. Talk about how...
Shine shine.

WRUP: On the shininess of skin edition

Let's cover something that I would think is... kind of obvious. Skin is not, by default, shiny. It is not reflective. It does not...
Just assume one of these people is Susan. I do not like Susan.

WRUP: Winning an argument with Susan five years after our divorce in a passive-aggressive fashion edition

Not many of you know this because I had no intention of really making a thing out of it, but I have been divorced...