Monthly Archive: August 2008

Shigurui: Death Frenzy

It’s been over a year since I posted my first impressions of the Shigurui anime. From rereading that post I can now say that Shigurui: Death Frenzy is all that I expected and a whole lot more, it provided a entertaining historical anime, with a...

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Bye Bye Gustav

Lots and lots of rain, lots and lots of wind, no electricity, mosquitoes, wet floors and boredom don’t mix. Thats exactly what Tropical Storm Gustav has caused, I am so glad the power is back…so now I have a life again. I may have sounded...

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Tropical Storm Gustav is here

He is a day late but Gustav finally decided to leave Haiti alone after coming ashore as a huricane there and killing 23 people there and in neighboring Dominican Republi Gustav has been weakened to a topical storm and after looking like he was going...

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Kool Runnings Water Park – Negril, Jamaica

In an effort to enjoy the last bit of summer (although in Jamaica summer never seems to end) I accepted an invitation for a trip to Negril over the weekend. I endured the 5 our trip from Kingston by car and enjoyed the countryside views...

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4x100m World Record Gold!

Yup the women’s team had some problems with the baton changes but the men won in world record time! Asafa Powell, Nesta Carter, Usain Bolt and Michael Frater posing after their 4×100 world record victory 3 gold medals for Usain Bolt and I’m glad that...

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The Gold Rush Continues – Veronica defends her 200m Olympic title

It’s Official now, Jamaica is enjoying it’s best results ever at the Olympic Games. Veronica Campbell-Brown fought off the competition to defend her 200m Olympic title and Kerron Stewart finished well to clinch bronze. Veronica Campbell-Brown celebrates her 200m victory It’s was (and still is)...

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Jamaica’s Olympic Track dominance continues

I’ve been screaming for so long that I’ve lost my voice…I’m tired, I’m weak and I am sunburnt. Jamaica came to a standstill this morning as I was stranded in the middle of downtown Kingston while on my way to work. There was a huge...

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To arms my Otaku brethren!

Browsing through my various RSS subscriptions today I got angrier and angrier when I kept reading more and more stories by western media outlets jumping on a quote from the Chinese media who are labeling persons in China who are addicted to watching the Olympic...

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Jamaica clean up women 100m medals in Beijing Olympic Games

If the Jamaicans keep this Olympics performance I won’t be able to keep up with the updates! Jamaica created history by sweeping the 100m medals in the 100m for women. Sherry-Ann Fraser, Sherone Simpson and Kerron Stewart blew the world away. Shelly-Ann Fraser winning the...

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