I promised my friends that I would put up these awesome pictures from our New Year’s celebration on our Minecraft Server, The World.
UPDATE January 28, 2014: Now available in doll form! Courtesy of reader Deanna Foster who writes, “A very good friend of mine is doing her PhD, and I was inspired by your blog to give her a “Graduate School Barbie” for Christmas. I made some modifications to a barbie I picked up at WalMart. She really enjoyed it – thanks for your blog post!”
UPDATE November 26, 2013: Now available at the USA Today!
UPDATE November 4, 2013: Now available at the Huffington Post!
UPDATE August 8, 2013: Currently this post is at ~300,000 views (298,742 to be exact). THANK YOU INTERNET!
UPDATE December 6, 2012: Folks, I am deeply humbled by the attention this post has received. Here are recent stats:
Welcome!! Over 48,000 of you, most likely current or former graduate students, stopped by to say hi and laugh just yesterday alone. Most of you found…
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Time for Ponies!
So since graduating from Pitt in August, I have not been around much, but here are some updates:
1. I now have a Masters of Library and Information Science! YAY!
I have the piece of paper that I paid A LOT of money for… still hasn’t hit me yet…
2. I got ENGAGED 😀 I never thought that I would get to marry my best friend 😀
Now I get to plan my wedding! … This is already causing arguments with my family… NO CHURCH.
3. I play a lot of video games. Unemployment affords me this luxury, but I do not collect unemployment.
So far I have played: more Fallout, Mine Craft, Skyrim, and… Super Mario Galaxy which I hate.
4. I GOT A JOB! Which I have not started yet… Soon though… soon…
I’m not allowed to disclose any details about it, but I can work from home! Woot!
5. Being a grownup sucks.
Now I get to pay back all of my loans! … -___-
I actually decided to post tonight because I wanted to share some interesting screen shots from a Mine Craft server that I play on:
More to come soon! 😀
A supposed source who claims to have attended the GameStop product conference says that Wii U will launch for $200 and will be released on November 18th. Nintendo has mentioned numerous times that have made mistakes with the pricing at the Nintendo 3DS launch, so you never know. We should find out for certain when Nintendo of America holds its Wii U event on September 13th.