A Jerk’s Leap of Faith

Steve Martin is the funniest man alive. -Side Note: George Carlin is the funniest man ever and Howard Stern is right behind Martin.

…It’s A Collection

I’ve already saved my VHS tapes from their glory days but I’ve had them boxed away since I bought my house and moved three years ago. I’ve grab a few here and there from the box to showcase but mostly my only display has been Nintendo cartridges. I’ve been selling off some of my games …

There’s No Contra Code For Real Life

"Following his arrest last year, Pirate Bay co-founder Fredrik Neij is now serving time in a Swedish prison for his involvement with the controversial file-sharing site. Now, it's come to light that Neij's request for a Nintendo Entertainment System to play as he serves out his year-long sentence has been denied." Read All About It

Nerds Love A Conquest

"The tireless archivists at Retrospace are truly doing the Lord’s work with their amazinglibrary of vintage magazine scans—check out these ridiculous early arcade game ads! To be fair, video game graphics were so crude at that point, it probably felt impossible to entice potential players using only the pixels of the game itself. Still, they really had a hard time (heh) divining …

It’s Tuesday – New Toys!!!

I just posted a bunch of retro video games to DoNotWearShoes. From the TurboGrafx16 to the WiiU. Below are just a couple examples of what is available

A Real Blast From The Past

Yesterday — "A man from the Winston-Salem area has found some of his childhood video games at a store more than 20 years later." Read All About It

Nintendo 64

Some of the DoNotWearShoes N64 Collection

Super Nintendo

Some of the current DoNotWearShoes SNES Collection.

Nintendo Entertainment System

Some of the current DoNotWearShoes NES Collection.

Some Recent Finds

I've picked up some wonderful treats recently. The moment the weather breaks out of winter the garage sales start flowing and the Craigslist people come out of the woodwork. Here's to a great summer of finds! So far so good...