Roy Tang

Programmer, engineer, scientist, critic, gamer, dreamer, and kid-at-heart.

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People who follow me on Facebook or Twitter know that I've been recently made a number of anti-Nancy Binay posts. For a while now I've been wanting to write a blog post about that and several other election-related thoughts. I've decided to present these thoughts it as a fictional chat between made-up characters. Totally fictional characters. Any resemblance to actual people living or dead = pure coincidence. (Although if you must try to imagine these characters, you can imagine jaeger as a dashing idealist, in-in as a cynical pragmatist, ORYLY as a carefree vagabond and Scrappy coco as someone who just wandered into the wrong room.

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X-Men First Class


Just rewatched the ending of X-Men First Class. As far as origin stories go, it's pretty decent (although a number of continuity issues with the other X-Men movies exist). Charles getting crippled during the time that he and Erik part ways is certainly better than the canon comics story of him getting crippled by a random alien. The use of the Cuban Missile Crisis was also a good idea considering how the timeline matched up with Erik's time in the Nazi camps.

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Photos

This is a figurine of one of my favorite anime characters Roy Mustang, I'm a bit fond of it. But because I'm a terrible person with a bad memory, I don't remember who gave it to me (I seem to recall it was an exchange gift type of deal). Will the terrific person who gave it to me please raise their hand so I can say thanks again?

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roytang.net is a personal site, an E/N site, and kind of a commonplace book; I post about a random assortment of topics that interest me including software development, Magic the Gathering, pop culture, gaming, and tech life. This site is perpetually under renovation.