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“We are thinking about our kids, our lack of kids, about finances and fiancées and soon-to-be ex-wives are having, about loneliness and love and death and Dad, and this constant crowd is like a fog on a dark road; you just keep driving and watch it dissipate in your low beams” (106). With all families, […]

Wizard of Legend, a game of close-combat and dungeon crawling, is our game of the month for November. Growing up, couch co-op (or playing in the same room with your friends) was the main way I experienced video games. The competitiveness of in-person Halo Reach matches, the comradery of overcoming a difficult boss together, the […]

Good Truckin’ Diner is a quaint, eclectic space that serves some of the best food in Lansing. The diner is located in REO Town, a neighborhood south of downtown Lansing on Washington Ave. REO Town is home not only to this unique diner, but to a theatre where local musicians play, independent record shops, the […]

Featured Image Credit: justinknabb   Sports season is in full swing. The MLB World Series is ending while football and hockey season finally get to the good parts. Teams are starting to show what they truly are – contender or pretender – and playoffs are coming up quickly. If you aren’t a sports fan or just […]

While Black Friday is the best-known go-to day for shopping after Thanksgiving, Cyber Monday has slowly started to transform into a much easier, safer way to do your holiday gift buying. There are no crazed shoppers to fight, no huge lines to wait in and much less risk of the item you want being out […]