the Purple Prose Mage
Deputy editor, archivist and author at the Well-Red Mage.
Competing in Blogger Blitz: Shipping Wars at Adventure Rules.
Writing about Herobrine in The Characters That Define Us at Normal Happenings. Profile photo chosen for Gamers Blog Party: Summer 2019 at Later Levels.
“You’re just too good to be true
Can’t take my eyes off of you
You’d be like Heaven to touch
I wanna hold you so much
At long last love has arrived
And I thank God I’m alive
You’re just too good to be true
Can’t take my eyes off of you”
It’s time for me to reveal a secret.
“Slow down, you’re gonna crash, Baby you were screamin’, It’s a blast, blast, blast, Look out babe you got your blinders on, Everybody’s lookin’ for a way, To get real gone, real […]
It is 24th November 2000. “Can’t Fight the Moonlight” by LeAnn Rimes is the UK no. 1 single. How the Grinch Stole Christmas, produced by Brian Grazer and Ron Howard, enters its second weekend at the top of the Northern American box office. Michael Parkinson is knighted a Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire. Sony releases the PlayStation 2 in Europe – one of its launch titles is Rage’s Wild Wild Racing; along with Midnight Club, Moto GP and Ridge Racer V, it’s one of the first racing games for the console.
It is 1st November 1999. MacMillan Bloedel Limited is acquired by Weyerhaeuser Canada. “Keep on Movin'” by 5ive is the UK no. 1 single. Infogrames publishes Pitbull Syndicate’s Demolition Racer.
I’ll pack my bags and head into hyperspace
Velocity and time-warp speed
Spend my days in ultraviolet rays
Fun, fun, fun, In the sun, sun, sun.
It is 16th April 2003. In the National Basketball Association season play-off, the Philadelphia 46ers beat the Washington Wizards 107 : 87; this is the final professional game for the Wizards’ Michael Jordan, who receives a standing ovation. Czechia, Cyprus, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Poland, Slovakia and Slovenia are admitted to the European Union. “Make Luv” by Room 5 featuring Oliver Cheatham is the UK no. 1 single. Empire Interactive publishes Eutechnxy’s Big Mutha Truckers to Microsoft Windows in Europe.