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2014-15 Panini Prestige Basketball Retail Hot Pack Break

Jan 17, 2015
Third time's a charm! I purchased three hot packs of 2014-15 Panini Prestige Basketball for only $13.43. Two of my packs are thick, and my final pack is thin. It looks like I'll pull two thick materials cards and one thin serial numbered card. 2014-15 Panini…

Complete 2014 Topps Football Commemorative Kickoff Coin Set

Jan 15, 2015
Sells for less than the price of 15 blaster boxes. The only complete 2014 Topps Football Commemorative Kickoff Coin Set on eBay was quick to sell for less than $300 by way of a secret best offer. That set consists of the following 32 cards that can only be…
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Make a Movie Smell Bad

Jan 13, 2015
Harry Potter and the Deathly [Farts]. Twitter users added a little odor to film titles yesterday by way of the #MakeAMovieSmellBad hashtag. I teased my favorite film series during that trend using the following spoofs: Harry Potter and the [Sulfur] Stone…
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2013-14 Upper Deck Hockey Canvas 259 Brendan Gallagher

Jan 11, 2015
Read on for a chance to own this card for the lowest price on the market. Upper Deck inserted 1 UD Canvas Program of Excellence card in every 192 packs of their hobby and retail releases of 2013-14 Upper Deck Series 2 Hockey. Since there's 15 cards in that…
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2014 Cryptozoic Adventure Time Retail Blister Pack Break

Jan 06, 2015
Autograph Time. My local Target discounted their stock of 2014 Cryptozoic Adventure Time retail blister packs by 70 percent. Although I'm not a fan of that series, I couldn't pass up on purchasing a blister -- because I had a strong feeling that it contained…

2011 Panini Michael Jackson KOP 1 Sold for $500

Jan 05, 2015
This card is museum worthy. The rarest card in the 2011 Panini Michael Jackson series was listed and sold on eBay last month. I confirmed that listing was legit by way of buyer feedback. The King of Pop 1 (a.k.a. KOP 1) card sold for $500 with one bid on…
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Steam Holiday Sale 2014 Badge Drop

Jan 02, 2015
Is full of... Steam's Holiday Sale 2014 trading cards expired this morning. Those trading cards was needed to unlock the special Holiday Sale 2014 Badge, and a drop with three items. Showcased below is the three items that I scored with my first badge drop.…
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2005 Sage Autographs Platinum A45 DeMarcus Ware

Jan 01, 2015
You could be one of the 50 people who owns this trading card worldwide. I'm kicking off the New Year by showcasing one of the first trading cards DeMarcus Ware autographed during his rookie year with the NFL. Showcase Series: 2005 Sage Autographed Football.…

Bug Muting Audio From Netflix on Windows

Dec 27, 2014
Yet another annoying Microsoft Silverlight bug. I've been experiencing a bug in which my audio is muted when first streaming a video from Netflix on Windows 7. I experienced that bug shortly after reinstalling Microsoft Silverlight to version 5.1.31211.0 on…
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Make a Movie Offensive

Dec 24, 2014
Pacific Rim [Job]. Thousands of Twitter users spend a part of their Christmas Eve making movies offensive. Here's a list of the spoofs that I came up with during that trend: 12 Horny Men 3 Days to Cheat. G-spot: Impossible Hey, Hey, Hey, It's Fondling Albert…
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2013 Elite Extra Edition Baseball Blaster Box Break

Dec 24, 2014
My relic senses are tingling. My local Target was quick to add their stock of 2013 Elite Extra Edition Baseball blaster boxes to their bargain bin. That's surprising considering 2014 Elite Extra Edition Baseball has yet to be released. I purchased a…

Netflix Playback Error N8152 After Windows Update

Dec 10, 2014
Here's a quick fix. The Microsoft Windows 7 KB3011970 update ended up corrupting my Microsoft Silverlight plugin, which Netflix requires on that platform. Ironically, KB3011970 updated my Microsoft Silverlight plugin to the latest version. I ended up needing…

Use More Than One Primal Pokemon in the Same Battle

Dec 04, 2014
Question: Can I use more than one Primal Reversion Pokemon in the same battle in Pokemon Omega Ruby and Pokemon Alpha Sapphire? Answer: Yes. You can use more than one Primal Reversion Pokemon in the same battle in Pokemon Omega Ruby and Pokemon Alpha…

Use a Mega and Primal Pokemon in the Same Battle

Dec 04, 2014
Question: Can I Mega Evolve and use a Primal Reversion Pokemon in the same battle in Pokemon Omega Ruby and Pokemon Alpha Sapphire? Answer: Yes. You can Mega Evolve one Pokemon while using Primal Pokemon in the same battle in Pokemon Omega Ruby and Pokemon…

My Pokemon Omega Ruby Win Percentage is 100%

Dec 03, 2014
My secret to that success is revealed. I just finished my 50th Free Battle match in Pokemon Omega Ruby's Free Battle mode, and my win percentage ended up being 100 percent! What's even more shocking is that no one rage quit on me! I've been only playing…

My Christmas List in Three Words

Dec 02, 2014
No more, no less. Trending on Twitter today is the #XmasListIn3Words hashtag, in which you need to explain what you really, really want in three words. Here's what I posted during that trend: New Hannibal trailer. Hannibal premiere date. Volcanion Internet…

Pokemon Profile Picture Month 2014

Dec 01, 2014
Is the same as previous Pokemon Profile Picture Month's for me. The official Pokemon Facebook page has uploaded over 50 images that you can use during December's "Pokemon Profile Picture Month." As always I've used an image of Mewtwo on my Twitter profile.…

I Scored a Solid Jolly Shiny Beldum (Metagross)

Nov 30, 2014
Here's how I'm going to use that Pokemon. Pokemon Alpha Sapphire and Pokemon Omega Ruby owners can acquire a Shiny Beldum via the Nintendo Network from November 21, 2014 to January 14, 2015. Beldum evolves into Metang starting at level 20, which evolves into…
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Name of the Song in the Dragon Age: Inquisition Trailer

Nov 21, 2014
Question: What is the name of the song in the "Dragon Age: Inquisition Official Trailer - The Breach" trailer as heard below? Answer: "Into the Darkness" by The Phantoms. Here's a video of that song along with its lyrics:

Pokemon Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire Download Size

Nov 20, 2014
Is only 0.1 larger than its predecessors. Serebii confirmed today via Twitter that the downloadable Japanese versions of Pokemon Omega Ruby and Pokemon Alpha Sapphire requires 14,449 blocks each, which converts to approximately 1.8 GB. As a comparison, the…

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