Watch the Interview series if you want a Rice adaptation that makes a solid effort. Listen to the audio version of Witching Hour narrated by Kate Reading - she is good - if you want an engaging performance of that book. AMC's Mayfair Witches is a collection of missed opportunities and a waste of time.
WotC& DnD & OGL & WTF & LMAO
The latest brouhaha in the TT RPG circles is about how WotC is going to change the OGL. Here I (slightly drunk) discuss the issue,
Insanity is a provincial thing, and rationality is gauche
How do you survive in a universe that is utterly not about you? How do you survive in a universe where everything you believe in, from science to religion, is utter tosh?
The Magical Moral Magic of the Middle Ages
Wizards come with most fantasy settings like pigeons with cities - but Ars Magica really explores them. But what keeps the mages from being assholes?
There is talk on Twitter that Twitter is doomed. I am ambivalent.