Month: November 2017

reviews

Big Guy on Cars: 2018 Ford Mustang

One of the biggest downsides of being a big guy is a loss of options. Small people can't understand that because we may be big or tall, there are things we just don't get to experience. You won't find me spelunking. I can't walk into every store I see and purchase clothing. I don't get…

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side hustle

Big Guy on Freelancing

This post was one of a pack of 5 I got from a guy on Fiverr who goes by writer99025. I have put a few comments in brackets below just for commentary. How to Decide Which Freelancing Opportunity is the Right One for You? I have tried many freelancing opportunities in my time; some of them have…

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side hustle

Big Guy on Experiment X: 36 Days in

It's day 36, and I figured I'd give a site update since there has been at least one big change since our last update. First off, we have still been putting out at least one piece of content a day! Please let us know if there are things you want to see, or things you…

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gaming

Big Guy on Gaming: Loot Box Edition

I wanted to give the Star Wars: Battlefront II scandal some time to calm down before I chimed in my opinion on the matter. Microtransactions are a reality of gaming now because the economics show that they work. Are they right or wrong, do they constitute gambling, and are they even worth it? Morality in Gaming…

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Editorial

Big Guy on Haiku: Down the Rabbit Hole

Food coma wore off Hopping through the door... buster Down the rabbit hole Today's Haiku Inspiration Today's haiku inspiration is two-fold. First, coming off of the week of Thanksgiving here in the US, the leftover food is running out. The Black Friday door-busters have closed, and we're on the cusp of Cyber Monday. Second, on…

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Editorial

Big Guy on Google Trends: Big Guys Rule

I've mentioned in at least one other post that I sometimes use Google Trends to find relevant topics. Usually this is a fruitless effort as the things trending don't really interest me as they are related to some pop star, sports, or the latest politician or movie producer wrapped up in a sex scandal. Now,…

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Editorial

Big Guy on Black Friday

If you're out and about during all of the Black Friday fun, then good luck! If you're sitting around the house and looking for on-line deals like me, then this post is for you. Below I have linked a few of the resources I am using to find deals today. The Easy One: Amazon Black…

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Tech

Big Guy on the Razer Phone

I'm a big-time Razer fanboy. I have three Razer keyboards, two mice, three pairs of headphones, a big ol' Razer mousepad, the Razer Leviathan sound bar and even the NZXT Razer mid-tower case for my desktop at home. I like LED lights on my crap, and I like to control said LED lights. Half of…

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Editorial

Big Guy on Thanksgiving

I'll go ahead and say it. Thanksgiving is probably my favorite holiday. I love food, and I especially love turkey and dressing. I usually eat so much of it on Thanksgiving day and the days following that I feel like I couldn't eat any more for another year. Thanksgiving... a U.S. Thing. So Obvious I…

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Uncategorized

5 Reasons Black Friday Sucks

Starting around the '98 tech boom, my dad and I got really into shopping on Black Friday.  I was in college and would come home for Thanksgiving, only to wake up at 3am the next day and drive to Fry's or Best Buy and stand in line.  When you finally got in the front door…

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