Zugzwang: [ˈtsuːktsvaŋ]

1. German for "Compulsion to move".
2. When your couch gets stuck in a stairwell and you can't move it out.
3. A player is said to be in "zugzwang" when any possible move will worsen their position.

Not enough bong water this week?

Fantasy Football Week Five Recap

Another week has gone by and it’s time we take a look at some of the numbers. I think I’m going to be posting a new award called, “The choke of the week”. Without further ado here is: The Choke of the Week! This weeks massive choke goes to team “DANI” who managed to score only 68.89% of the total… Read more →

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Fantasy Football Week Four Recap

It is with sadness that I announce that I have lost another game which brings me to 3-2. To put it frankly, I dropped the ball this week. My team only put up ONE more point than my bench. I did the analysis, read the blogs, listened to the pod-casts and received the mediocre fantasy advice and I still lost.… Read more →


The Drop: Someone Dropped That Thun Thun

I saw “The Drop” last night on a friend’s recommendation at The Little. My friend raved about the film and requested I write a review. I didn’t think it was anything particularly fantastic and you can afford to wait for this one to come out on Netflix or DVD (old school). I went into the film fresh, having heard little… Read more →


Weekly Review: 9/3/14 – 10/6/14

It’s been a long time since I’ve done one of these, as you may have noticed I’ve been busy with fantasy, chess and studying for the GRE. I’ve done something a bit new this week, be sure to hover over the links to see what fun perspective I’ve added to the headlines: 9/3 – Drugstore Chain CVS Kicks Tobacco Habit… Read more →