Month: February 2011

Remember Choose Your Own Adventure Books?

Remember the “Choose Your Own Adventure” series of books? I do. Choose Your Own Adventure was a novel series geared towards children and young adolescents.  These books were not like regular books.  First, the reader was the main character, which fancy people call the “second-person.”  An opening sentence would be something like: “You are a world famous scientist” “You find a…

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Remember Voltron?

Remember the 1980s cartoon Voltron? I do. Voltron was a cartoon about five robot lions that combined to form a giant robot humanoid warrior named Voltron. The lions were not self-animating but were each piloted by a human being. I did not really care about the human beings. I don’t profess to know the history of…

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