I saw this video and I just had to share. Enjoy!
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Space Empires 4x, by GMT Games, is an amazing game. Strategic, tactical and thematic.
Played a game of GMT Games Napoleonics. I lost terribly as the French as there was one heroic British rifle light unit that decimated me.
“B2 silhouette” by Onetwo1 at en.wikipedia. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Commons
My son’s first attempt at being a “Youtuber.” Internet, be gentle.
Nathan: You know this guy, right? – Jackson Pollock. – Jackson Pollock. That’s right. The drip painter. Okay. He let his mind go blank, and his hand go where it wanted. Not deliberate, not random. Some place in between. They called it automatic art. Let’s make this like Star Trek, okay? Engage intellect.
Caleb: Excuse me?
Nathan: I’m Kirk. Your head’s the warp drive. Engage intellect. What if Pollock had reversed the challenge. What if instead of making art without thinking, he said, “You know what? I can’t paint anything, unless I know exactly why I’m doing it.” What would have happened?
Caleb: He never would have made a single mark.
Nathan: Yes! You see, there’s my guy, there’s my buddy, who thinks before he opens his mouth. He never would have made a single mark.
Nathan: The challenge is not to act automatically. It’s to find an action that is not automatic. From painting, to breathing, to talking, to fucking. To falling in love…