Being Frank

My name is Jack DeFranco, but you can call me Frank.  Not really, but everyone I know has called me Frank at least once in my life. 

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Good Times With Machines

Sorry, ladies.  You’ll have to save the vibrator talk for after Sunday mass because today, I’m going to talk to you all about automation! There are few things in this world which irritate me like calling somewhere…ANYWHERE…and having a machine ask me a series of probing questions before I get to actually talk to someone. 

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The Status No

In this day and age of Facebook, people have their entire lives displayed for everyone to see.  I use Facebook and I love almost everything about it, but there is one thing that I hate: the relationship status.

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HalfCast Episode X: The Theatrical Menace

Mildly hot on the heels of the 3D release of “The Phantom Menace,” Jack, Cory, and Chris talk about Star Wars fandom from their various levels, from extreme (Jack) to enthusiastic (Cory) to passive (Chris), as well as the message 3D re-releases send to moviegoers.

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Episode 74: JimmyCast

In the second episode of the noob initiation series, Ryan, Cory, and Jack sit down with the infinitely patient Metal Jimmy as he opens up about his intolerance for poor grammar, his fear of ghosts, his love of heavy and progressive music, and how polite criminals can get away with theft on his watch.

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Herp Derp

I can’t seem to construct any a single solid thought for the subject of this blog, so I’ll just throw brain droppings at you.

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The Flee, The Fight, and The Genius

A battle has always waged within me, between my desire to remain as non-confrontational as possible, and my innate instinct to vocally dissent when I don’t agree with something.

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My Two Cents: February 2012

In my last installment of My Two Cents, I reviewed a handful of recent albums which caught my attention.  This time, I think I should mix it up a bit and share my thoughts on a few different media releases I’ve recently absorbed.  Let’s begin. 

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