Daily Archives: September 18, 2010

EVE Screen Shot Contest – First Entry

Kirith Kodachi of the blog the Inner Sanctum of the Ninveah was the first person to enter the EVE Online Screen Shot Contest, which I announced yesterday.

A long time EVE player, the toughest part was, by his own admission, narrowing down his submission to just five pictures.

Here is one his submissions:

Wyvern at Battle

So, if nobody else enters the contest, Kirith stands to pick up two PLEX for his effort.

The contest runs until October 10th, 2010, so you still have plenty of time to enter.

Proust in His First Book Wrote About, Wrote About…

While I’m in on Facebook ads of late, I thought I would share this absolute stunner.


Do you get a lot of fans of Marcel Proust on Facebook then?

My first thought was that I must have “liked” Monty Python’s Flying Circus.  Right, that one episode, that must be it.

But no, none of the relatively few items I have “liked” on Facebook… because there is, honestly, relatively little to like… has anything to do with Monty Python.

No, something else seems to have targeted me as somebody who might be interested in Proust… or a book about Proust.  Well, it isn’t even a book about Proust, it is a book about somebody who is obsessed with Proust.  Go figure.

I’m not sure what criteria HarperCollins was using, but I guess Facebook ads are cheap.

Well, I am guessing they are cheap, judging on who buys them.