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Feel Good Friday

By | 2016-06-18T01:04:32+00:00 June 18th, 2016|Feel Good Friday|

You guys!  Nothing brings us more joy that seeing other's joy!  Seeing people doing what they have always wanted to do, embracing their passions and overcoming their fears.  It is moving and intoxicating.  We all deserve a fulfilling life and seeing others go out and get theirs is motivating. So, have a fabulous weekend my [...]

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Legend of Zelda Buff Beads Sale

By | 2016-06-15T16:38:50+00:00 June 14th, 2016|Buff Yourself|

Buffing is a gaming term for the skill used to give yourself a power boost before or during a fight. It is not just an in game skill. We have the power in the real world to buff ourselves and others using our words. All Buff Beads are infused with the knowledge that you are powerful! [imageframe [...]

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Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild.

By | 2016-06-20T13:24:00+00:00 June 14th, 2016|OMFG You Guys!|

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E3 2016 Links and Info

By | 2016-06-13T16:05:00+00:00 June 12th, 2016|POI|

YouTube Live with special guests begins Sunday at 12:00 PST. [images picture_size="fixed" hover_type="none" autoplay="no" columns="5" column_spacing="13" scroll_items="" show_nav="yes" mouse_scroll="no" border="yes" lightbox="yes" class="" id=""][image link="http://www.ea.com/play2016" linktarget="_blank" image="http://thegeekytaoist.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/EA-logo-1024x728.png" alt=""][image link="https://www.twitch.tv/bethesda" linktarget="_blank" image="http://thegeekytaoist.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/Bethesda-Logo-1024x576.jpg" alt=""][image link="http://www.xbox.com/en-ca/e3" linktarget="_blank" image="http://thegeekytaoist.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/Microsoft-Logo.jpg" alt=""][image link="https://www.ubisoft.com/en-GB/event/e3-2016/" linktarget="_blank" image="http://thegeekytaoist.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/Ubisoft-Logo-1024x850.jpg" alt=""][image link="https://www.playstation.com/en-us/e3/" linktarget="_blank" image="http://thegeekytaoist.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/scea-logo.jpg" alt=""][image link="http://e3.nintendo.com/" linktarget="_blank" image="http://thegeekytaoist.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/nintendo-logo-1024x768.jpg" alt=""][/images] Electronic Gaming Expo 2016 Live Schedule *PST [...]

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The Grace of an Elf

By | 2016-06-29T18:00:29+00:00 June 8th, 2016|Nerdy Wisdom|

The doom of the elves is to be immortal, to love the beauty of the world, to bring it to full flower with their gifts of delicacy and perfection, to last while it lasts, never leaving it even when ‘slain’, but returning – and yet, when the Followers come, to teach them, and make [...]

Yooka-Laylee

By | 2016-06-06T22:22:30+00:00 June 6th, 2016|POI|

Playtonic, the creative forces behind Banjo-Kazooie and Donkey Kong country, have released a trailer for their much anticipated kickstarter backed game Yooka-Laylee. "The first thing that struck us about Yooka-Laylee is how much it feels like a classic Rare title." Fan art by Abby Hoekstra -Nintendo Life   In the trailer we meet [...]

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Week in Geek 6/4/2016

By | 2016-06-04T17:14:29+00:00 June 4th, 2016|Week in Geek|

Week in Geek 6/4/16 Elon Musk has us debating whether we live in a computer simulation or not. If the chances are only one in billions that we do not then how much of our history is real? Are our memories programmed? Is this real? The Sims 4 dropped all restrictions on gender customization in [...]

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A History Lesson

By | 2016-08-21T19:15:19+00:00 June 3rd, 2016|POI|

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A Brother’s Course of Action: A Faramir Tale

By | 2016-06-01T18:44:49+00:00 June 1st, 2016|Nerdy Wisdom|

When the Way is forgotten, duty and justice appear; When knowledge and wisdom arise, hypocrisy is born. When there is strife within a family, brotherly love is spoken of. When a country falls into chaos, leaders talk of patriotism. Tao Te Ching Chapter 18 A Brother’s Course of Action: A Faramir Tale March 7, 3019, [...]

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Week in Geek 5/28/2016

By | 2016-06-04T17:15:17+00:00 May 28th, 2016|Week in Geek|

Week in Geek for 5/28/16 X-Men: Apocalypse opens in theaters this week.  With the addition of another classic villain from the comic books this next entry in the franchise looks to continue it's appeal to fans and box office success.  Bringing in over $8 million on early Thursday night screenings and $26.4 million on Friday, [...]

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Feel Good Friday

By | 2016-05-27T14:05:42+00:00 May 26th, 2016|Pleasantries|

Give yourself a Joy buff  this morning. Joy is a contagion and will pass on to all you come across. Here is a collection of things that made us feel good. This army of ducks and the people who loved it so much.  This Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/FreeHugsProject/ This dreaming Pug: This Google search suggestions: This [...]

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Abby’s Alley

By | 2016-05-26T22:24:41+00:00 May 26th, 2016|POI|

I'd like to introduce you to a very wise and talented Abby. Besides my brother Jackson who is a Borg at Video Games, Abby is the best gamer I know.  I have a picture of her when she was three years old sitting on the floor in her pretty Ariel nightgown, Nintendo controller in her [...]

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Wednesday Wisdom

By | 2016-05-25T22:40:19+00:00 May 25th, 2016|Nerdy Wisdom|

    Let it all hang out, nerds! “Follow your inner moonlight; don't hide the madness.” ― Allen Ginsberg

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Our First Star Wars Experience.

By | 2016-05-25T18:43:27+00:00 May 25th, 2016|POI|

May 25th, 1977 Star Wars:  A New Hope opened in theaters.  With a budget of $11 million it grossed  $775 million world wide and would change the course of history for many forever. Many of us remember when we first looked upon the now iconic scrolling words.  Here are our memories. Earliest clear memory of Star [...]

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Week in Geek for 5/21/2016

By | 2016-06-04T17:15:26+00:00 May 22nd, 2016|Week in Geek|

Week in Geek for 5/22/16 Elf, Cate Blanchett, Fly, Jeff Goldblum and Man of Rohan, Karl Urban have been confirmed as welcomed additions to Thor: Ragnarok, the next installment of the Thor franchise. Due in theaters November 2017. Nom Nom. Craft your own legendary feasts with this World of Warcraft themed cookbook. Due for release in [...]

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Owen Lars. Moisture farmer. Blue milk drinker. Sage.

By | 2016-06-11T23:21:13+00:00 May 18th, 2016|Nerdy Wisdom|

If you over esteem great men, people become powerless. If you overvalue possessions, people begin to steal. The Master leads by emptying people’s minds and filling their cores, By weakening their ambition and toughening their resolve. He helps people lose everything they know, everything they desire, And creates confusion in those who think that they [...]

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I See You…

By | 2016-05-18T00:14:21+00:00 May 17th, 2016|Buff Yourself|

The Beads of Power has been forged and is now available in The Geeky Taoist shop.   Use your power for good.   Unlike some people. Buff Yourself! [supsystic-gallery id=9]

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