Heroes and Villains

I’m a big fan of the NBC show Heroes, and I’m looking forward to the show’s second season which begins on September 24. I’m not a big television watcher. It’s an okay way to wind down, but regular watching is not my cup of tea. Heroes was an exception. I …

Financial Happiness

I was going through some old files last night and came across a file of magazine clippings. Most of them were articles on Magic the Gathering or the VS sytem from Inquest magazine, a recently defunct gaming magazine. However, one of the articles was from the October 2003 issue of …

Lottery Confessions

I bought a lottery ticket today. It’s not something I usually do, but I needed it today. You see, when I buy a lottery ticket, I’m spending $1.00 on a daydream. I have taught probability and I am fully aware of how monstrously unlikely it is that I will win …