Showing posts from February, 2021

I Guess I'll Do Nothing (141/302)

Greetings and salutations everyone. I hope that where ever you happen to be as you read this you are doing well. It dawned on me that today is exactly one year to the day that I last didn't think of COVID-19 actively. I kept a log at the beginning as things got crazy here in the United States and it was February 26th that I went to the store and bought a bunch of food and supplies in anticipation of not being able to go anywhere for "a few weeks". I remember in mid-March thinking it was outlandish saying out loud that we would be dealing with this thing after Memorial Day...and here we are a year later almost wearing masks and not playing Magic in person. It's been hard, but I am thankful my loved ones and I have stayed healthy and I sincerely hope the same goes for you. I am also thankful that I live in a time when there are technology options available that make playing Magic possible when meeting in person is potentially hazardous. It really helped keep me sane. Th

It Was Pretty Much Everyone's Favorite Card Back In The Day (140/302)

Greetings everyone. February is here, and in Northeast Ohio that means we are either 6 weeks away from beautiful summer weather or another blizzard. Right now we are getting a small taste of the Nor'easter pounding the New York metropolitan area so I figured why not write another post? I've actually managed to post a lot thus far (4th post of 2021!!) and am really enjoying my quest right now. I find it a lot more enjoyable writing shorter posts more often and really getting to savor each card. As we all watch prices skyrocket I may have to modify some of my goals this year, but no matter what the journey will be fun. After last week's exciting look at the immense power of  Magical Hack , this week I will be shining a light on a much cooler card, perhaps the most iconic card in all of Old School. I know that is a lofty claim and many will scoff at my idea that a non-power, oft reprinted creature is the most iconic card of 1993 and 1994, but I stand by my assertion. Basically