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Leaving Gamespot indefinitely starting Nov. 10....

I'll be taking a few months off due to financial problems and getting ready to be kicked out the house....

To go in-depth on the details, I live with my dad who is currently unemployed and isn't getting much from unemployment. He lost his job because a piece of ceiling in the house we live in fell on him so he had go to the hospital for therapy which led to him getting fired for the days he took off. Since then, my dad has started paying half rent because of the apartment's condition (The dining room, kitchen, bathroom, master bedroom, and backroom not only have big size holes in the ceiling with pieces falling occasionally, but whenever there's rain, there's a whole lot of leaking in those rooms especially the backroom where 75% of the ceiling is down. Water damage is clearly visible on the walls of mentioned rooms. There are many fire hazards through out the apartment. And many household compliances need to be replaced, all in which the landlord has neglected to do in passed year...) and because there's no way to pay his hospital bills since my dad can't sue landlord with him not having any insurance on the house. My dad's lawyer was gonna send the house into foreclosure but my dad told him not to since we'd most likely get kicked out and we have no other place to go...

After my dad decided to start paying half rent when he gave our slumlord a list of things to get fixed, month later (end of August), slumlord gave us an ultimatum to move to the apartment downstairs or move out. Then at the end of September, him and my dad seem to have started to patch things up. My dad told the slumlord that we'll be moving by the end of november if they can't make a deal. Slumlord told my dad he will give him the keys to the downstairs while he start fixing things upstairs. However, after that moment, him and my dad never talked to each other til yesterday. So slumlord thought he heard the end of October when my dad said November. When my dad said he heard wrong, the idiot raged for a good 10 minutes going on and on about my dad telling him October and not November. After he raged out the door, acting like he want to start swinging at someone, my dad said he's gonna get the building inspectors to look at the house, which they will most likely kick us out considering it looks condemned and file a civil suit right on top of it. We may move to a one bed room apartment until he get's another job, but considering his source of payment is unemployment checks, that will prove to be difficult...

Now, the reason my dad wasn't exactly thrilled about moving downstairs was because the slumlord took little effort to fixing the roof, the source of all the problems we're having. The only thing he did was pour tar down the holes on the roof, which leaked right into our apartment. Instead of thoroughly fixing the roof so we won't have any leaking problems, he insist on fixing the ceiling which is only going to start back leaking once snow and rain comes along. and if we move downstairs, its gonna start leaking down there because the fool probably wouldn't put anything upstairs to catch the leaks, meaning we'll end up with the same problem downstairs...

Since I don't know what exactly is gonna happen, there's a good chance I'll be gone from here for a few months since we won't have any internet access. So its been fun, but I'll be heading out soon. Will miss OT though...:(

Later guys!...

Still alive. And well....

Geez, yeah I know. It's been a LONG time since I've last post a blog. Just alittle checkup on whats been going on so here goes....

I'm finally about to start college! Took me 5 years in the making, but I'm starting in late June. Career I'm taking up is Computer Technology, though later down the line, I'm going to go for game design. I've moved from my dad house and now live with my mom and my 2 little bros. It's been alittle fun down here, though I can't wait to move on my own. The neighborhood here is definitely a place I want to live in once I set out on my own, it's just I hate to live here with my mom, who's alittle over religious for me. It seems she doesn't want to accept my beliefs without forcing me to see hers. Other than this, and a few little confrontations with, I've been enjoying myself. I'm going to try to post more things that go on in my daily life. And try to bring back the GS lvl meanings that I usually did until awhile ago. I've actually been on lvl 39 for a very long time lol. Longer than lvl 20 was. I hope by June I can finally move on. Well it's wishful thinking. And I hope things are going well for you all too....

~Later~

Finally got a Wii!!!

Man. Yesterday was hellish. To begin this heart breaking story, When I had woke up yesterday, I had one thing on my mond, and thats get Wii. So I called a Gamestop that told me thurdays that they would be getting a new shipment friday, which was yesterday. So the first time I called, they said they didn't have any in stock yet. So I waited 30 minutes before I tried calling again. When I called, they said they only recieve TWO Wi's. So I told my dad and we got in the car and drove like we had a pregnant woman about to have a baby in the back seat of our car. When we got there, before my dad got a chance to park, I quickly got out the car, ran inside the gamestop, only to realize that I was too late. A man with his kid was already purchasing the Wii and I was a very sad yet very pissed off person. I was really pisses off at Nintendo for only shipping that Gamestop 2 Wii's. I was hoping at least 10 Wii's would come there. But just 2?! I didn't give up though. I decided why not call other gamestops since that one Gamestop did have it. And sure enough, one had 3. So on the way, my dad began teasing about not having his drivers license to pay for it. (I gave him my money for the system to put on his card just in case I find one online) I had ask him if he had his golden wallet. He said yes. when we get to the Gamestop, they had 2 left. So I had waited in a line that only had 2 people. It took nearly 15 minutes for them to get done with them. So when it was about to be our turn he pulls out his wallet get his card and starts searching for his drivers license. It turns out, he actually didn't have his drivers license on him. So when our turn came, my dad quickly swiped his card so the clerk won't ask for his ID for using his credit card. And thank goodness he didn't. Because my dad know that he wouldn't here the end of it on the way back safter the way he taunted me on the way there. I swear, in my mind, I was going "NOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!!!!" when he told me he didn't have his ID. But I'm glad I have it. I've been having a blast playing Brawl so far. And Wii Sports is also surprsingly better than what some people here give it credit for.

Heres my Wii friend number and if you add me, please post your number so I can add you in return: Wii Friend Code: 4134 2443 9886 0814 User name: Blaze. Heres my Brawl FC if you also want to Brawl: SSBB FC: 3780-8887-0686....

And also, can someone spare a few Wii points? I'm trying to buy the Internet Channel but I'm out of moeny so I can't get any time soon. Thanks....

First time driving........

It's been quite a long while since I my last blog. But I guess there hasn't been much to blog about lately. But I finally got a opportunity to drive my dads car since he plans on giving it to me. I nearly gave him a heart attack. :lol: But after a few minutes of settling in, it felt almost as natural as breathing, even if my dads screaming "Stay in you DAMN LANE". I can't wait to get another opportunity to drive again. I was a blast....:P

Today is my 18th birthday!!!!!!!

Yep. Today I'm 18. And the Gods see fit to bring rain on this special day. I'm actually glad because my body is hurting from a brutal exercise yesterday and it can use the rest. But now I can do as I please though...

I have another Emblem!!!!!!!!!

Well, not exactly, more like a replacement over the original one......:

Been gaming since before it was cool.
Those who are old-school have been actively busting joysticks, buttons, and gamepads for many years. One look at this individual's collection demonstrates this beyond a reasonable doubt. We salute this longtime aficionado.

I decided to add all the NES and GB games I own. And after that, this Emblem appeared. At least I hope it legit...

Just got a New Emblem!!!!!

Been gaming since you were a twinkle in your momma's eye.
Those bearing the rare distinction of hella old-school have been gaming practically since the primordial days. What they could have possibly seen in the terrible, old games of yore is anyone's guess, and far be it from these individuals to easily be able to justify why they've managed to waste away so much of their lives racking up millions of points, saving unlimited princesses, and basically just shooting and/or jumping over lots of things.

Funny, but I have no idea how I got this emblem. I just popped up out of no where. But hey, it's still a new addition to my collection.....:)