Sickness and an 8-Bit Remix

Well, I am back, but not better than ever, as the saying normally goes. On Wednesday night, I had gone to the E.R. I was in a lot of pain and was very concerned. After going to the hospital and then seeing a specialist I was assured that it was nothing serious. I’m just going to leave it at that since it’s a rather touchy subject. Maybe some other point down the road I’ll tell you. I’m sure you missed me right? Sorry I haven’t been commenting either. I’ve just been really out of it since I’m on pain killers.

Let me take the time to introduce you to an 8-bit Mixtape created by Eclectic Method. This music video compilation of old school video game sound bytes and clips from different video games is extraordinary! It is one of a kind, at least to my knowledge. You have to take a listen for yourself. If you grew up in the 80’s or 90’s you’ll totally appreciate this video. Here is how Eclectic Method describes it.

Launching live on the Creators Project this morning, 8-Bit is a video microsite, mixtape, and Mp3 dedicated to the 8 bit games and consoles from way back in the day. Nintendo, Sega, Atari classic games like Mario, Tetris and Paperboy get taken apart and remixed. Sonic the hedgehog makes an appearance in MarioLand, Mario beats drums in Contra Level 1 and Biggie Smalls’ 8bit self raps about computer consoles. Check the mp3 for the extended audio mix. Up Up Down Down Left Right Left Right B A Select Start!

Check out the video after the jump.

30 Days of Truth

Day 8: Someone who has made your life hell or treated you like shit.

This one goes to none other than dear old pops. Although he might mean well at times, he still has no idea of how to handle kids. I mean, he has been good to me at times, but overall, he’s been a total dick. Sorry…this one is being cut short. I can’t talk about him. It makes me really angry.

(1) Something you hate about yourself. (2) Something you love about yourself. (3)Something you have to forgive yourself for. (4) Something you have to forgive someone for. (5) Something you hope to do in your life. (6) Something you hope you never have to do. (7) Someone who has made your life worth living for. (8) Someone who made your life hell, or treated you like shit. (9) Someone you didn’t want to let go, but just drifted. (10) Someone you need to let go, or wish you didn’t know.(11)Something people seem to compliment you the most on.(12)Something you never get compliments on. (13) A band or artist that has gotten you through some tough ass days. (write a letter.) (14)A hero that has let you down. (letter) (15)Something or someone you couldn’t live without, because you’ve tried living without it. (16)Someone or something you definitely could live without. (17) A book you’ve read that changed your views on something. (18) Your views on gay marriage.(19) What do you think of religion? Or what do you think of politics?(20)views on drugs and alcohol. (21) Your best friend is in a car accident and you two got into a fight an hour before. What do you do? (22)Something you wish you hadn’t done in your life.(23)Something you wish you had done in your life. (24) Make a playlist to someone, and explain why you chose all the songs. (Just post the titles and artists and letter)(25) The reason you believe you’re still alive today. (26) Have you ever thought about giving up on life? If so, when and why? (27) What’s the best thing going for you right now? (28)What if you were pregnant or got someone pregnant, what would you do? (29) Something you hope to change about yourself. And why. (30) A letter to yourself, tell yourself EVERYTHING you love about yourself .

6 Responses to “Sickness and an 8-Bit Remix”
  1. sarahnsh says:

    I’m sorry that you weren’t feeling too well, but I hope you get to feeling better soon. Be sure to take care of yourself and take it easy!

  2. A trip to the ER? I hope you’re feeling better!

  3. Heart says:

    I was wondering if I was not getting my site update emails!!! Sorry to hear about your weekend, hope you are feeling much better today!

    You are a very positive guy, I know you will beat it 🙂

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