Category: "Random"

Doritos Taco Shell? Yes please.

As some of you may know, Phil and I are both big fans of Doritos. We even own but haven't really done much with it. This might be one of the greatest Doritos related announcements I have heard: Mexican chain restaurant Taco Bell is… more »
posted by brendoman | 04/14/11| 12:06:00 pm| Random, Food| 3 comments »

This Things I Believe

I have officially run out of things to title blog posts with and am now just digging up obscure Simpsons lines. Hey, it's been almost nine years of witty (and not so witty) blog titles. The well has to dry up at some point. I thought I'd take the… more »
posted by brendoman | 02/16/11| 10:24:00 am| Random, I'm a Big Geek, Anything Else| Leave a comment »

Hello Hello

Yes, I'm aware this is only my third post in 2011. Oh well. Things on my mind: On the D&D front, the group I am DMing (Dungeon Mastering) for has made it a little past the halfway point of the fantastic Reavers of Harkenwold adventure from the… more »
posted by brendoman | 01/17/11| 02:50:00 pm| Random, Rants and Raves, Anything Else| 6 comments »

Just Keep Moving

I would have posted more last week but I was moving. I still have one last load left. I moved back to Fullerton so I could be closer to work. Every move I tell myself this is the last time but that never really seems to be the case so maybe if I just… more »
posted by brendoman | 08/02/10| 04:26:10 pm| Random, I'm a Big Geek| Leave a comment »

Last Day of My 20's

I am leaving tomorrow morning for Vegas for my 30th birthday. Wow. 30. I'm trying not to make it a big deal, but when I think about 30 years and everything that encompasses, it's hard not to make it a big deal. When I think about all the stuff that… more »
posted by brendoman | 06/17/10| 09:17:06 am| Random, I'm a Big Geek| 3 comments »


Oh yeah, I booked my plane tickets yesterday for my trip to Portland next month. I'll be visiting my brother and attending a certain someone's wedding. No, I will not be flying Southwest. Good times! more »
posted by brendoman | 03/26/10| 08:35:20 pm| Site News, Random| 3 comments »

Pitch Black

So yesterday pretty much sucked. I was home sick from work with a pretty bad cold. Around 10:30 the power went out. I then remembered a notice I had received saying there would be power outages between 9 AM Monday and 9 AM Tuesday. I had thought… more »
posted by brendoman | 03/09/10| 10:12:54 am| Random| 2 comments »

Stupid Smarch Weather!

Dang, where is 2010 going? Pretty soon it will be 2012 and we will all die in spectacular nonsensical Roland Emmerich fashion. Or something. I finished Deadwood. As much as I prepared myself, knowing it didn't get a proper end, it was still a… more »
posted by brendoman | 03/02/10| 11:11:13 pm| Random, I'm a Big Geek| Leave a comment »

Call For Questions

In case you didn't know, I appear regularly on a podcast called Bagged and Boarded hosted by my good friends Matt Cohen and Jesse Rivers. I have a segment called The BrendoMan Minute where I talk about random stuff and answer questions sent to me from… more »
posted by brendoman | 01/25/10| 09:27:43 am| Random, I'm a Big Geek| 1 comment »

Here's to the Aughts: A Decade in Photos

I think the aughts sound kind of silly but I don't know what else to call it. All I know is I've had quite the decade. Read on for lots of photos. more »
posted by brendoman | 12/23/09| 03:43:17 pm| Random, Thoughts and Ideas| 4 comments »

This Is Halloween

This was going to be my costume idea but I couldn't find a Reagan mask or a decent prop gun. Mind you, I didn't look all that hard. Maybe next year. But I actually have a really good idea for a group costume for next year so maybe not. It's no Mad… more »
posted by brendoman | 10/30/09| 03:09:21 pm| Random| 2 comments »

Mexican Coke Available at Target

If you are a big soda afficionado like me, then you know all about the awesomeness that is Mexican Coke.  The reason for its awesomeness?  Sugar.  Unlike our Coke, Mexican Coke uses pure cane sugar instead of high fructose corn syrup.  This gives it a… more »
posted by brendoman | 09/28/09| 02:11:13 pm| Random| 2 comments »

Look in the sky!

My friend Amy made this to celebrate my success at the new job. Sorry about the sparse updates. I'm going to be updating our b2e install tonight sometime so there might be some hiccups. If anyone has some things they would like me to post about or if… more »
posted by brendoman | 09/26/09| 10:43:27 am| Random, Funny Stuff| 2 comments »

One More For Fantasy Football!

We need just one more person for our Fantasy Football league. Did your team in your current league get destroyed this week? This is your chance for a fresh start! Scroll down for more details. In other news, the job is going really great but it's… more »
posted by brendoman | 09/15/09| 03:30:09 pm| Site News, Random, Sports| Leave a comment »

In My Life

I don't have much to say right now except work is pretty darn good, the new Beatles remasters are pretty magical, and I want The Beatles Rock Band more than anything right now. I'm being a good boy though. Oh! Tomorrow marks the release of the 50th… more »
posted by brendoman | 09/10/09| 08:20:05 pm| Random, I Love Video Games, Tunes, I'm a Big Geek, Comics| 2 comments »

Just Keep Movin'

I am officially moved into my new place. While I'm not entirely unpacked yet, I did set up the essentials: TV and Xbox Couch and bookshelf Desk and Compy (of course) Now all I need is a job and everything will be super. Hopefully very soon! more »
posted by brendoman | 08/31/09| 08:45:57 pm| Random, I'm a Big Geek| 7 comments »

Free Stuff!

If you live near me or know someone who does, feel free to respond or pass on this information! Hello! No, I am not lying, this stuff is free. What is the catch, you ask? Well, you have to pick it up by Saturday afternoon the 29th at the absolute… more »
posted by brendoman | 08/25/09| 03:07:22 am| Site News, Random| Leave a comment »

We Used To Vacation

So I'll start with the awesome news that tomorrow I'm signing the lease on a new apartment and hopefully sometime next week I should get the official word that I indeed will be employed. A background check is currently being run and I don't have any… more »
posted by brendoman | 08/22/09| 01:01:50 am| Random, Tunes| Leave a comment »

Moving Along...

So the plans for the big move are progressing. Once I get paid this Saturday I plan on moving forward with narrowing down all my options and putting a deposit down somewhere. I've been looking everywhere and there are a lot of good options. I'm no… more »
posted by brendoman | 08/11/09| 03:05:47 pm| Random| Leave a comment »

Lazy Days

Janelle is off school so I've been kicking it with her and Phil quite a bit lately. Today we walked to Del Taco and this conversation occurred: Brendan: Hey, check this out, three chicken soft tacos for $2 on Thursdays. Phil: Really! That's… more »
posted by brendoman | 07/16/09| 12:33:45 am| Random, I'm a Big Geek| Leave a comment »


Ghostbusters game. Catching up on TV shows: Madmen, Weeds, and Dexter. Not to mention that pesky job hunt thing. My pal Jesse and I saw Black Dynamite on Thursday at the L.A. Film Festival. The screening was at the outdoor Ford Theatre, which… more »
posted by brendoman | 06/28/09| 12:20:34 am| Movies, Random, Tunes| 1 comment »

Forget About My Birthday...

We're only two days away from the release of Ghostbusters: The Video Game. I earned a $25 Gamestop card from E-Rewards and I'm really hoping it comes in the mail before then, otherwise I'll have to wait to buy the game I've been looking forward to… more »
posted by brendoman | 06/14/09| 12:25:11 am| Random, I Love Video Games| Leave a comment »

Goodbye Hair

Last month: Last night: Today: It was fun while it lasted. more »
posted by brendoman | 05/22/09| 05:54:32 pm| Random, In the News| 6 comments »

School's Out

I had my last day of class on Tuesday.  For my final web design project I did a redesign of  It uses tables and frames, which I’m not too proud about, but they were required.  I am looking forward to next… more »
posted by brendoman | 05/21/09| 01:08:10 pm| Random, I'm a Big Geek| 6 comments »


When you wake up in the morning and this is what you see on, what do you do? If you answered go on a field trip with a hundred second graders to the La Brea Tar Pits, then you and I were on the same page. I accidentally left my phone at… more »
posted by brendoman | 04/20/09| 06:24:53 pm| Random| 3 comments »

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